Billy Idol is a rock-singer from Great Britain, who is famous for his unique style and unusual approach. He started his music career when he was a student and got involved into punk.
Billy Idol took part in two bands - "Chelsea" and "Generation X", but then decided to become solo. The most famous and popular songs of Billy Idol are "WhiteWedding", Eyes without a face, "Rebel Yell", Flesh for Fantasy".
There is an interesting story about his nickname - he decided to choose "Idol", because one day a school teacher wrote at his school diary that he was an "idle". Billy came to a conclusion that this word is in tune with "Idol".