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Jay-z Is Using 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' Lyrics On New Album, Says Courtney Love

Jay-Z announced last weekend that he is going to release his new album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, as part of a special service with smartphone manufacturers Samsung. He has so far been relatively quiet in...

Jay-z Asked Love For Permission To Use Cobain's Lyrics On New Album

Jay Z's new album Magna Carta Holy Grail will feature lyrics written by the late Kurt Cobain, according to the rocker's widow Courtney Love.The former Hole singer has revealed she gave the rapper permission to...

Paris Jackson Attempted Suicide After Being Forbidden From Marilyn Manson Gig?

Paris Jackson's shock suicide attempt yesterday (5th June) left her in hospital last night.She reportedly sliced her arm with a cleaver knife and took an overdose of painkillers after a relative forbade her from attending...

Courtney Love: 'My Daughter Turned Down Kristen Stewart's Twilight Role'

Kristen Stewart's role in the Twilight movie franchise nearly went to Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's daughter, according to her mother.The Hole rocker told U.S. radio host Howard Stern on Thursday (30May13) that Frances Bean...

Courtney Love Hasn't Seen Daughter For Three Years

Courtney Love claims she hasn't seen her daughter in three years. The Hole singer is slowly rebuilding her relationship with daughter Frances Bean - whose father is late grunge star Kurt Cobain - although the...

Courtney Love Still Guarding Nirvana Rights

Courtney Love is preventing Nirvana's music being used for a ''jukebox musical.''The 'Doll Parts' singer - widow of grunge band's late songwriter Kurt Cobain, and shareholder in the rights to the band's back catalogue -...

Frances Bean Cobain Takes Aim At Model Kendall Jenner In Tweet War

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's daughter has sparked a feud with Kim Kardashian's half-sister after taking offence to a tweet the young model posted and later deleted on Tuesday (21May13).Frances Bean Cobain took aim at...

Kendall Jenner Accused Of Seeking Attention

Frances Bean Cobain has accused Kendall Jenner of venting her problems in public for attention.The 20-year-old model - who is the daughter of Courtney Love and the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain - doesn't think...

Courtney Love: 'Nirvana Catalogue Is A Curse'

Courtney Love is beginning to curse the day she became the guardian of her late husband Kurt Cobain's Nirvana catalogue - because it has become a big anchor in her life.The rocker admits it's a...

Photos Of Kurt Cobain's Death Scene Published For First Time

Previously unpublished photos of the scene of Kurt Cobain's suicide have been released on the 19th anniversary of his death.The Nirvana frontman was found dead in the greenhouse at his Lake Washington home in Seattle,...

Courtney Love Advertises Electronic Cigarettes

Courtney Love is advertising electronic cigarettes.The Hole singer has signed up to become the unlikely star of a new web-based advertisement for NJOY electronic cigarettes in a bid to revamp her unhealthy rock 'n' roll...

Dave Grohl Asked Pj Harvey To Join Supergroup For Nirvana Tribute

Dave Grohl almost landed a historic Nirvana moment with late rocker Kurt Cobain's favourite singer Pj Harvey at a recent Sound City Players gig in London.The man behind the supergroup rarely performs Nirvana tracks out...

Pj Harvey Asked To Stand In For Cobain

Dave Grohl wanted PJ Harvey to sing a Nirvana track with him.The musician played with the surviving members of the band, Krist Noveselic and Pat Smear as part of his Sound City Players supergroup, and...

Will Courtney Love Attend New York Fashion Week? 2013 Runway Collections Inspired By The Grunge Look

Will Courtney Love be taking a front row seat at New York’s fashion week? If a recent Reuters report is anything to go by, it looks as though the Queen of Grunge may well have...

Tinie Tempah Waiting For New Kurt Cobain

Tinie Tempah thinks the current generation needs a Kurt Cobain figure.The 'Pass Out' hitmaker called for a new artist to capture the spirit of today's teenagers and the times in the same way the the...

Kurt Cobain Biopic Will 'Embody' The Late Musician

Brett Morgan's film about Kurt Cobain will be an ''embodiment of his character''.The director has been making a feature based on the late Nirvana frontman's life with his widow, Courtney Love, for the past five...

Courtney Love Is Against Paul Mccartney Fronting Nirvana In Place Of Kurt Cobain

Courtney Love, Kurt Kobain's widow and mother of his only child, has expressed her distaste at the appointment of Paul McCartney to be the front man of a Nirvana reunion at the 12-12-12 charity gig...

Sandy Benefit Concert Highlights: Bruce Springsteen, Rolling Stones, Paul Mccartney And Nirvana Hit The Mark

Yesterday’s Concert For Sandy Relief (December 12, 2012) turned into a year’s worth of rock and pop headlines, all rolled into one. Not only were some of the coolest kids on the block performing (Alicia...

Courtney Love 'Not Amused' By Nirvana Reunion

Courtney Love is ''not amused'' by Sir Paul McCartney's performance with Nirvana.The outspoken musician - widow of the band's late singer Kurt Cobain - was fuming over The Beatles star fronting a mini reunion with...

Nirvana Set To Return With Paul Mccartney Filling Kurt Cobain's Absence

Nirvana reunification for Wednesday night's special Hurricane Sandy relief concert at Madison Square Garden will see Paul McCartney fill the boots of the late Kurt Cobain. Nirvana's Dave Grohl asked McCartney to join him and...

Has The World Gone Mad? Is Sir Paul Mccartney Really Replacing Kurt Cobain In Nirvana?

Is Sir Paul McCartney really going to replace Kurt Cobain in a newly-reformed Nirvana?Well, if you cast a glace over the online chatter today, you would certainly think that. It’s not strictly true, of course...

Sir Paul Mccartney To Sing With Nirvana At Sandy Relief Gig

Sir Paul Mccartney is to fill in for Kurt Cobain as the surviving members of Nirvana reunite at the Superstorm Sandy benefit in New York on Wednesday (12Dec12).Grunge stars Dave Grohl and bassist Krist Novoselic...

Happy 70th Birthday, Jimi Hendrix! Is It Too Late To Become A Hendrix Fan?

Jimi Hendrix, in action, in his heydayHappy Birthday, Jimi Hendrix! Today, Jimi Hendrix would have been celebrating his 70th birthday, had a tragic turn of events not resulted in his death on September 18, 1970.He...

Kurt Cobain Documentary In The Works

A documentary about Kurt Cobain is being made.The late Nirvana star's wife, Courtney Love, has approached filmmaker Brett Morgan about the project, which has reportedly been in the works since 2007.Brett told the new York...

Rolling Stones Director Working On Kurt Cobain Film With Courtney Love

The director behind the Rolling Stones' latest documentary is working on a new film about Kurt Cobain with the Nirvana frontman's widow Courtney Love.Brett Morgan teamed up with the veteran British rockers to make Crossfire...

Courtney Love Dismisses Kurt Cobain Musical Report

Courtney Love has dismissed reports she is writing a musical based on her late husband Kurt Cobain's rise to fame.Britney Spears' former manager Sam Lutfi claimed last month (Oct12) that he was collaborating with the...

Smashed Smells Like Teen Spirit Guitar Up For Auction

The guitar Kurt Cobain smashed in Nirvana's classic Smells Like Teen Spirit video is expected to fetch up to $40,000 (£25,000) at auction when it goes under the hammer in London next month (Nov12).The instrument...

Courtney Love Tweets Clothing Pictures

Courtney Love has debuted her clothing collection on twitter.The Hole rocker posted a series of images from her Never the Bride line on the microblogging site and claimed it will be stocked through online retailer...

Courtney Love Planning Kurt Cobain Film?

Courtney Love is planning a film about Kurt Cobain's life. The Hole rocker is working on either a musical or a movie about the lives of her and her late Nirvana singer husband, who committed...

Courtney Love Eyes Nirvana Musical

Rock icon Kurt Cobain's widow Courtney Love is writing a musical based on his band Nirvana's rise to fame.Love is collaborating with Britney Spears' former manager Sam Lutfi on a potential stage show telling the...

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