Billy Idol holds American flag, becomes US citizen

LOS ANGELES -- Billy Idol has become an American citizen.

The 80's blond spike-haired English punk rocker took the naturalization oath of allegiance in Los Angeles Wednesday, Nov. 14. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services share a picture on Twitter, congratulating the 62-year-old rock star.

Idol -- who was born in England -- moved to New York City back in 1981.