Blink-182 scored a number one album with 2001's Take Off Your Pants and Jacket.De Longe experimented with post-hardcore music on Box Car Racer, which formed into a full-fledged band in 2002, but dissolved the following year.Blink's eponymous fifth studio album (2003) reflected a change in tone within the group, which broke up in 2005 following internal tension, spearheaded by De Longe.
He formed Blink-182 with bassist Mark Hoppus and drummer Scott Raynor during his high school years.
The band created a following in the mid-1990s through independent releases and relentless touring, particularly in their home country and in Australia.
They signed to MCA Records in 1996 and their second album, Dude Ranch (1997), featured the hit single "Dammit".
The group encountered bigger success with Enema of the State (1999), which featured three hit singles and went quadruple-platinum in the US, eventually selling upwards of 15 million copies worldwide.
(born December 13, 1975), is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and film producer.
He is currently the guitarist and lead vocalist of the rock band Angels & Airwaves and was the guitarist and co-lead vocalist of the American rock band Blink-182 from 1992 to 2015.
De Longe grew up in the suburbs of Poway, California, where he embraced skateboarding at an early age.
De Longe received his first guitar shortly thereafter and began writing original punk rock songs.
De Longe reunited with Blink-182 in 2009, releasing new music and touring frequently, before parting ways with the band again in 2015.