This playlist is a musical reference guide to Billy Idol's New York Times bestselling autobiography DANCING WITH MYSELF. Compiled by chapter and in chronological order as they are discussed by Billy throughout the book, these songs* represent a sampling of the music and the artists who influenced, shaped and colored Billy's musical landscape and awareness. Also included are many of the songs which he would go on to create as a punk pioneer in Generation X and as a multi-platinum solo recording artist as discussed in various chapters in the book. For more information about the book or to order the book DANCING WITH MYSELF in hardcover, paperback, ebook or in audiobook read and narrated by Billy Idol himself, please visit: http://billyidol.net/autobiography/
*Several songs mentioned in Chapters 1 and 2 have been omitted for continuity. Some songs appear in multiple book chapters.