Good Sharlotte official store. Good Charlotte is an American rock band from Waldorf, Maryland, that formed in 1995. Since 1998, the band's constant members have been lead vocalist Joel Madden, lead guitarist and backing
vocalist Benji Madden, bassist Paul Thomas, rhythm guitarist and keyboardist Billy Martin, while drummer Dean Butterworth has been a member of the band since 2005. Each original member of the band attended La Plata High School in Maryland.