Billy Idol Concert History

William Michael Albert Broad, known professionally as Billy Idol, is a British singer, songwriter, musician and actor. He also holds United States citizenship. He first achieved fame in the 1970s emerging from the London punk rock scene as the lead singer of the group Generation X. Subsequently, he embarked on a solo career which led to international recognition and made Idol a lead artist during the MTV-driven "Second British Invasion" in the US. The name "Billy Idol" was inspired by a schoolteacher's description of him as "idle".

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Billy Idol / Kelsy Karter & The Heroines
May 12, 2023
 Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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Billy Idol / Kelsy Karter & The Heroines
May 12, 2023
 Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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Cruel World
May 20 - 21, 2023
 Pasadena, California, United States
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Billy Idol
Aug 27, 2023
 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Billy Idol
Aug 27, 2023
 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Billy Idol / Palace Doctor
May 1, 2018
 Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers on Sep 2, 1987 [839-small]

Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers
Sep 2, 1987
 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers on Sep 1, 1987 [840-small]

Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers
Sep 1, 1987
 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers on Aug 25, 1987 [847-small]

Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers
Aug 25, 1987
 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers on Aug 24, 1987 [850-small]

Billy Idol / Painters & Dockers
Aug 24, 1987
 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Shaky Knees Music Festival 2024 on May 5, 2024 [763-small]

Shaky Knees Music Festival 2024
May 5, 2024
 Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Billy Idol / Gene Loves Jezebel on Dec 21, 1990 [849-small]

Billy Idol / Gene Loves Jezebel
Dec 21, 1990
 London, England, United Kingdom
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Billy Idol / Gene Loves Jezabel on Aug 23, 1990 [259-small]

Billy Idol / Gene Loves Jezabel
Aug 23, 1990
 Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Sea.Hear.Now 2021 on Sep 18, 2021 [349-small]

Sea.Hear.Now 2021
Sep 18 - 19, 2021
 Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States
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Sea.Hear.Now 2021 on Sep 18, 2021 [350-small]

Sea.Hear.Now 2021
Sep 18 - 19, 2021
 Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States
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Sea.Hear.Now 2021 on Sep 18, 2021 [352-small]

Sea.Hear.Now 2021
Sep 18 - 19, 2021
 Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States
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Billy Idol on May 18, 2024 [282-small]

Billy Idol
May 18, 2024
 Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Download Festival  on Jun 12, 2015 [406-small]

Download Festival
Jun 12 - 14, 2015
 Donington, England, United Kingdom
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Pop Rock
Hard Rock
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Soft Rock
Album Oriented Rock (AOR)
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2024 27 concerts
2023 40 concerts
2022 67 concerts
2021 40 concerts
2020 15 concerts
2019 53 concerts
2018 49 concerts
2017 36 concerts
2016 37 concerts
2015 85 concerts
2014 44 concerts
2013 31 concerts
2012 18 concerts
2011 12 concerts
2010 66 concerts
2009 2 concerts
2008 47 concerts
2006 30 concerts
2005 128 concerts
2004 5 concerts
2003 25 concerts
2002 18 concerts
2001 35 concerts
2000 5 concerts
1999 3 concerts
1998 1 concert
1996 6 concerts
1995 4 concerts
1994 1 concert
1993 16 concerts
1991 10 concerts
1990 42 concerts
1989 2 concerts
1988 1 concert
1987 56 concerts
1986 1 concert
1984 50 concerts
1983 5 concerts
1982 4 concerts
1979 3 concerts
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


How many concerts has Billy Idol had?

Billy Idol has had 1,120 concerts.

What genre is Billy Idol?

Billy Idol is most often considered to be Rock, Electronic, Punk, Pop Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Rock, Punk Rock, Soft Rock, Album Oriented Rock (AOR), New Wave, Mellow Gold, Synthpop, New Wave Pop, Alternative Dance, New Romantic, and Dance-Rock.

When is the next Billy Idol concert?

The next Billy Idol concert is on June 02, 2024 at Hollywood Forever Cemetary in Los Angeles, California, United States. The bands performing are: Cretin commandos / Tim Armstrong / Billy Idol / Fred Armisen / CJ Ramone / Shepard Fairey.

When was the last Billy Idol concert?

The last Billy Idol concert was on May 19, 2024 at Hard Rock Live, Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana in Gary, Indiana, United States.

What setlist does Billy Idol play live?

The songs that Billy Idol performs live vary, but here's the latest setlist that we have from the May 11, 2024 concert at Anselmo Valencia Tori Amphitheater in Tucson, Arizona, United States:

  1. Dancing With Myself
  2. Cradle of Love
  3. Flesh for Fantasy
  4. Cage
  5. Eyes Without a Face
  6. Guitarist rif including Stairway to Heaven
  7. Mony Mony
  8. To Be a Lover
  9. Running From the Ghost
  10. Night of the Cadillacs
  11. Blue Highway
  12. Rebel Yell
  13. Hot in the City
  14. White Wedding

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