Kurt Cobain Biography

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Kurt Cobain
Kurt Donald Cobain 
born February 20, 1967
died April 5, 1994
height 5' 7"
weight 130 lbs

lead singer, songwriter, guitarist Seattle rock band, Nirvana frontman, leader, reluctant spokesman a major celebrity, around the world but found himself in an uncomfortable position "Famous is the last thing I wanted to be." [Azerrad, Michael - Come as You Are: The Story of Nirvana]
helped push the wave of Grunge rock 1991, marked the beginning of grunge and alternative rock with the hit song "Smells Like Teen Spirit" noted as the "anthem-of-a-generation" [Garofalo, Reebee - Rockin' Out: Popular Music in the USA]
other well-known songs: "About a Girl", "Come as You Are", "In Bloom", "Lithium", "Heart-Shaped Box", and "All Apologies"