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Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain


Famous as :

Singer and guitarist

Birth Name :

Kurt Donald Cobain

Birth Date :

February 20, 1967

Birth Place :

Hoquiam, Washington, USA

Spouse :

Courtney Love (musician, 24-Feb-92 - 5-Apr-94) (his death)

Claim to fame :

Lead singer and guitarist of rock band Nirvana

Latest News

Kurt Cobain's Solo Album to Be Released in November

August 13, 2015 06:33:49 GMT

A solo album will arrive two decades after the frontman took his own life. The record is serving as a soundtrack to "" and it is scheduled to come out via Universal Music Group on November 6, the same day the documentary will be released on DVD/Blu-ray.

Kurt Cobain's Solo Album to Be Released This Summer

May 02, 2015 01:44:12 GMT

A album is currently underway. Brett Morgen, who directed the late singer's documentary "", revealed the big news during an interview with Bedford + Bowery, saying that the project would be released "this summer."

Courtney Love Talks Sex Life and Romance With Kurt Cobain

April 16, 2015 03:43:08 GMT

publicly shares her love story with her late husband . In a revealing interview with Brett Morgen for V Magazine, the rock songtress opens up about her romance and sex life with the late frontman.

Frances Bean Cobain Speaks About Dad Kurt Cobain Publicly for the First Time

April 09, 2015 04:57:17 GMT

Frances Bean Cobain shared publicly for the first time all story about her father in an interview to mark the 21st anniversary of his death. In an interview with Rolling Stone, the daughter of 's singer-guitarist also opened up about her complex relationship with her mother .

First Trailer for HBO's Kurt Cobain Documentary Shows His Dark and Cheerful Sides

March 12, 2015 05:24:23 GMT

The critically acclaimed documentary, "" which caused a buzz at this year's Sundance Film Festival, has debuted its first trailer online via Yahoo! Movies. The preview opens with home video footage in which a voiceover asks little Cobain, "Who are you?" He replies, "I'm ."

HBO to Air 'Fully Authorized' Kurt Cobain Documentary in 2015

November 25, 2014 23:54:11 GMT

will be subject of a new documentary set for release next year on HBO. "" is the first "fully authorized" film about the late frontman, in which his daughter Frances Bean Cobain is an executive producer.

Courtney Love Wrote the Mockery Note in Kurt Cobain's Wallet

May 05, 2014 02:08:01 GMT

The note that Seattle police recently released for public was not handwritten by . According to biographer of the late frontman, it was who wrote a mockery of their wedding on a piece of paper taken from the Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco.

Kurt Cobain Mocks Marriage to Courtney Love in Newly-Released Note

May 01, 2014 01:23:44 GMT

A hint that and 's marriage was on the rocks at the time of his death was released. A note found in the frontman's wallet on the day he died was released to public after years kept in the evidence fault at the Seattle Police Department.

Kurt Cobain Comic Book to Be Released in April

March 28, 2014 07:25:52 GMT

A comic book which tells the story of 's life will be released next month. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the comic book is written and drawn by Jayfri Hashim and it will be available in digital version as well as hard copy on April 2. The book will center on the member's early career and his rise to stardom.

Police: Kurt Cobain's Case 'Reexamined' NOT 'Reopened'

March 21, 2014 00:34:39 GMT

The news media was set ablaze by the report that police had reopened 's death case. However, a police spokeswoman has confirmed that it was not a reopening but rather a reexamination.

Craiglist Ad Selling Kurt Cobain's Items Revealed as Hoax

March 05, 2014 03:43:39 GMT

A Craiglist listing surfaced earlier this week, offering some items such as old skis, phone and a broken video games which were claimed to be 's. The offer, however, is a hoax. Sub Pop receptionist Derek Erdman is actually the one who claimed to be Cobain's former housemate who wanted to get rid of the items.

Kurt Cobain Memorialized With Creepy Crying Statue

February 22, 2014 00:51:09 GMT

Aberdeen, Washington celebrated Day on February 20, which would have been the late frontman's 47th birthday. The town held a concert and an exhibit at the Aberdeen Museum of History that displayed Nirvana T-shirts, a couch that Cobain slept on and a weird statue of Cobain crying.

Kurt Cobain's Childhood Home Is Put Up for Sale

September 25, 2013 08:42:51 GMT

's mother Wendy O'Connor put the musician's childhood house up for sale this week. The house, assessed at less than $67,000, was listed for $500,000. The star's mattress is also sold along with the 1.5-story bungalow, which is located in Aberdeen, two hours southwest of Seattle.

Paul McCartney to Fill in for Kurt Cobain in Nirvana Gig, Courtney Love Not Impressed

December 13, 2012 02:39:33 GMT

will play with and Krist Novoselic at the 12-12-12 Sandy Benefit concert and will fill in for late frontman in what the surviving members of call their reunion show. According to an official list of performers for the concert, McCartney will be on stage with and jazz musician to close the Wednesday night event. The benefit show will take place at The Madison Square Garden in New York .

ACM's Winner Scotty McCreery to Attend North Carolina State University

April 02, 2012 06:28:44 GMT

's star has started to shine brighter in the country music world, but it doesn't make him put aside his education. The season 10 winner of "" revealed recently that he's going to college in the fall, confirming to CMT Radio that he will be attending North Carolina State University in Raleigh.

Artist of the Week: Melanie Fiona

April 02, 2012 06:17:28 GMT

shines brighter on Billboard Hot 200 by scoring her highest-charting album. She could only peak at No. 27 on the chart with her critically-acclaimed effort "The Bridge" three years ago, but this year she managed to start much higher with its follow-up "". She landed at No. 7, becoming the fourth-highest chart entry of the week.

Clint Eastwood's 'A Star Is Born' Is Inspired by Kurt Cobain's Life

April 02, 2012 06:12:14 GMT

's latest directorial film, "", is apparently inspired by the life story of 's frontman . During a recent press junket for "", screenwriter Will Fetters opened up that he used the late rock star as his approach to describe the male lead character Norman Maine in the upcoming remake movie.

Frances Bean Cobain Likely to Be Engaged to Rocker Boyfriend

October 28, 2011 03:20:32 GMT

Words have been running wild that Frances Bean Cobain is engaged to her rocker boyfriend, Isaiah Silva. On Thursday, October 27, PEOPLE reported that an unnamed source confirmed that the daughter of and is indeed betrothed to The Rambles frontman.

Video: Jared Leto Channels Kurt Cobain and Plays Nirvana's Songs

April 07, 2011 08:29:46 GMT

frontman has filmed an eerie tribute to his musical hero to mark the 17th anniversary of the late star's death. The rocker/actor has posted a video online of him performing Nirvana's "Pennyroyal Tea" and "Rape Me", dressed like Cobain.

Dave Grohl Dedicated His NME Award to Kurt Cobain

February 24, 2011 09:07:26 GMT

' frontman dedicated his NME Godlike Genius Award to his late bandmate in London on Wednesday night, February 23.

Kurt Cobain's Daughter Rejected 'Twilight' Role

August 11, 2010 03:02:26 GMT

's daughter Frances Bean is so desperate to avoid fame she turned down starring roles in "" and "", according to her mother .

Robert Pattinson Blasts Courtney Love for Linking Him

July 14, 2010 09:12:04 GMT

has taken aim at over remarks she made about his possible casting in a planned biopic. Love disapproved of the idea and went public with her feelings, insisting the thought of the movie vampire playing her late husband was "stupid" and "wrong".

Courtney Love Tired of Talking About Kurt Cobain

April 21, 2010 08:23:54 GMT

is pleading with the media to stop quizzing the rocker about her late husband because she's "sick" of talking about their short-lived marriage. The singer wed the frontman in 1992 when she was pregnant with their daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, but tragedy struck when he was found dead in his Seattle, Washington home just two years later.

Courtney Love Has Not Picked Robert Pattinson to Be Kurt Cobain

April 10, 2010 06:49:16 GMT

does not have to grow his locks yet to portray . Despite report that has tapped the British actor to play her late husband in a biopic, her manager has spoken up to address that the information is not accurate.

Robert Pattinson Will Be Kurt Cobain in Biopic

April 09, 2010 09:41:27 GMT

could have got his dream role. The British actor who always shows an interest in music is reportedly cast as in a Universal Pictures' biopic which will be directed by David Fincher and titled "All Apologies" like the song from Cobain's band .

Dave Grohl Wants Shelley Duvall to Play Him in Kurt Cobain Biopic

March 02, 2010 06:48:01 GMT

Former 's drummer wants an actress to portray him in a planned biopic about his late bandmate - and he's convinced Shelley Duvall is perfect for the role. "" moviemaker Oren Moverman is reportedly in talks to direct the film, based on Charles R. Cross' 2001 book "Heavier Than Heaven: A Biography of Kurt Cobain".

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