became a worldwide commercial success, reaching # 2 on the US Billboard
200 and charting in seven countries. The album helped to propel Green Day into mainstream popularity, amid claims from the punk rock community that the band had "sold out". Dookie
produced five hit singles for the band including "Longview", the re-recorded "Welcome to Paradise", "Basket Case", "When I Come Around" and the radio-only single "She". As of 2010, Dookie
is the band's best selling album, with over 16 million copies sold worldwide. Dookie
won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 1995.