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Jay-Z: Kurt Cobain ‘Stopped Hip-Hop for a Second’

The grunge scene of the early '90s has been credited for flipping the music world on its ear and effectively shoving the hair metal dominance of the late '80s to the side. However, grunge's takeover didn't just affect hair metal, and rapper Jay-Z says in a new interview that even the growing popularity of hip-hop stalled out a little bit when Nirvana came to prominence.

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Dinosaur Jr. Frontman J Mascis Recounts Time When Kurt Cobain Asked Him to Join Nirvana

Alternative rockers Dinosaur Jr. have had a long and successful career, but things almost went another route when their frontman J Mascis was asked by Kurt Cobain to join Nirvana back in the day.

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Why Does Courtney Love Hate The Muppets?

The story goes a little something like this; The sweet innocent puppets (I think they're puppets?) er, Muppets do a movie in 2011. There is a scene in the movie where the silly Muppet gang fall into barber shop quartet-like mode and perform Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit".

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Courtney Love Offers Nirvana Songs to “The X Factor”

Courtney Love seems to be a fan of singing contest shows on TV. She likes them so much that she is considering letting the British version of The X Factor feature Nirvana songs on the program.

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Courtney Love Continues to Trash Dave Grohl

Courtney Love doesn't seemed ashamed about her onstage meltdown a few days ago in Brazil. The Hole frontwoman was still fuming about former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after their set at the SWU Festival in San Paulo. Love was interviewed backstage and said Grohl doesn't deserve any Nirvana money, despite being in the band.

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Duff McKagan Escorts Angry Fan Out of Q&A Session

Former Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan has seen a lot throughout his decades-long career. From groupies to rabid fans, McKagan doesn't seem fazed by anything anymore. This would also include a deranged heckler who hijacked a question & answer session that McKagan was participating in while promoting his book.

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Record Store Day Releases on Black Friday Include Nirvana, Beastie Boys, Red Hot Chili Peppers

The holidays are just around the corner and the retail Armageddon known as Black Friday will be upon us sooner than you think. Shoppers will stuff their faces on Thanksgiving and then wait in line for hours just to get a crappy DVD player for $20. Record Store Day wants you to remember your local record shop on Black Friday and revealed some awesome releases that will be available from artists like Nirvana, All That Remains, The Black Keys and more.

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Homeless Dude On Guitar Sounds Just Like Kurt Cobain (VIDEO)

Friend of mine sent over this vid earlier today.  Watch as this homeless/street performer dude nearly knocks off  Nirvana's  "Heart Shaped Box" to a tee.  Gotta give him some cred too cause he sure sounds a crap load like Kurt Cobain

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Courtney Love Says Kurt Cobain Attempted Suicide Multiple Times

The widow of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain revealed that the troubled musician tried to kill himself three times before he succeeded in 1994. Courtney Love said she would "kill" Cobain if he suddenly reappeared for the grief he caused to those who cared about him.

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Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Will Be Covered 144 Times During Upcoming Toronto Festival

It’s not too late to rename it Nirvanathon.

Over the course of 12 hours, local performers from Canada will take a crack at playing the Nirvana anthem ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ 144 consecutive times as part of the Scotiabank Nuit Blanche art festival in Toronto on Oct. 1.

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Watch Eddie Vedder and Kurt Cobain Slow Dance Together

Pearl Jam have been celebrating their 20th anniversary this year with live shows, album reissues and an upcoming documentary directed by Oscar winner Cameron Crowe. While going through countless hours of video archives, Crowe found what he calls the "holy grail" and wasn't even sure if it existed. The footage he was referring to is PJ frontman Eddie Vedder and the late Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain sharing a slow dance.

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Nirvana Bassist and Producer Recall Recording Landmark ‘Nevermind’ Album

It's hard to believe two decades have gone by since the initial release of Nirvana's groundbreaking album, Nevermind. Released on September 24, 1991, Nevermind was single-handedly responsible for the rise of alternative rock in the 90's. With the deluxe edition set to be unleashed next month, bassist Kris Novoselic and producer Butch Vig shared stories about what went on in the studio during the making of Nevermind.

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