Strong album sales and large-scale tours propelled the band's increasing fame in the 1990s until their break-up in 2000.
Corgan started a new band called Zwan, and after their quick demise, he released a solo album (The Future Embrace) and a collection of poetry (Blinking with Fists) before setting his sights on reforming Smashing Pumpkins.
The new version of Smashing Pumpkins, consisting of Corgan and a revolving lineup, has released and toured new albums extensively since the 2007 reunion album, Zeitgeist.
In 2011, Corgan entered the world of professional wrestling, founding Chicago-based Resistance Pro Wrestling.
List of all Billy Corgan's relationships past and present. He asked if she wanted to play pool, thinking he was going to kick this girl’s behind. It was the only time I’d ever seen someone do that to to him. In 1996, while the two teen icons were at the height of their fame, they basked in their mutual success together., è nata a Montréal il 17 marzo 1972 figlia di Nick Auf der Maur, noto politico e giornalista canadese di origini svizzere, e di Linda Gaboriau, giornalista e traduttrice letteraria dal francese nonché la prima rock DJ della città.He later joined Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (now known as Impact Wrestling) in 2015, becoming its president in August 2016.After leaving TNA in November 2016, Corgan agreed to purchase the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) in May 2017.