Nevermind Nirvana is an album by the band from Seattle that was released on 24 september 1991 and meant the breakthrough for the band. The best known song on the album was "Smells like teen spirit, leading to a world hit grew. Also In Bloom, Come as You Are and Lithium were hits. It was the second album of the group, afterBleach from 1989.
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- Secret number 3
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Before Nirvana was one of the many obscure groups from Seattle, then they were a commercial high flyer. Not only this, they also changed the entire music landscape.After the 1980s were dominated by hairmetal and electropop, was partly thanks to the music more rockgeoriënteerd Nevermind. Along with other Seattle grunge bandssuch as Pearl Jam and Alice In Chains, they changed the face of the commercial music completely. They brought the underground up, as it were.
The album also owed its success to the tidy production – against the normal grunge habit in so that the album and the song in particular – Smells Like Teen Spirit suitable to made on the music channel MTV to be played.
The baby that can be seen on the cover, is called Spencer Elden. He was chosen at random. As a reward promised Kurt and Courtney later agree with him to a restaurant to go (what never happened, since Kurt Cobain committed suicide). On the cover, he is 4 months old. The fishing hook with the dollar bill it was later digitally added. The image symbolizes the demise of the youthful innocence.
The parents of Elden got $ 200 for the picture. In 2007, Elden to itself to be ashamed for the picture. Said he feels the biggest Pornstar in the world, because the cd is sold all over the world. 
The first fifty thousand copies of this album stopped after the song Something In The Way. Contain all other after that number one ten-minute silence followed by a hidden track: Endless, Nameless. It is a kind of jam session that arose when a recording of Lithium backfired.
- "Smells Like Teen Spirit"(Cobain/Nirvana)-5: 02
- "In Bloom"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 4: 15
- "Come as You Are"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 3: 39
- "Wide"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 3: 04
- "Lithium"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 4: 17
- "Polly"(Cobain/Nirvana)-2: 56
- "Territorial Pissings"(Cobain/Nirvana)-2: 23
- "Drain You"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 3: 44
- "Lounge Act"(Cobain/Nirvana)-2: 37
- "Stay Away"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 3: 33
- "On a Plain"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 3: 17
- "Something In The Way"(Cobain/Nirvana) – 3: 51
- "Endless, Nameless"(hidden track) (Cobain/Nirvana)
Dutch Album Top 100[Edit]Edit
|Chart positions: (Week 1 to 54) 16-11-1991-21-11-1992
Chart positions: (Week 55 to 59) 23-01-1993 to 20-02-1993 Chart positions: (Week 60 to 101) 23-04-1994-10-02-1995 Chart positions: (Week 102 t/m107) 01-10-2011 to 05-11-2011
Flemish Ultratop 100 Albums[Edit]Edit
In the Flemish Ultratop 100 Album list were the markings of the original album from 1991 and the "Deluxe edition" from 2011 not cumulative.
|Chart positions: 29-04-1995 to 27/05-1995|
|Chart positions: 01-10-2011 to 12-11-2011|