Frances Bean Cobain has no memories of Kurt

Picture:

Kurt Cobain is like ''Santa Claus'' to his daughter.

Frances Bean Cobain was just a baby when her famous father committed suicide in 1994 and her mother Courtney Love says it is hard for the 21-year-old artist to hear other people's stories and memories of her dad because she has none herself.

Courtney said: ''You have to put yourself in Franny's shoes when it comes to her father because she feels like she's related to Santa Claus. Like, everyone loves him but she says she retains no memory of Santa Claus.

''Whereas I can remember him, his laugh, what he was like in bed, and how he was with her.''

Courtney - who, like her late spouse, has battled drug addiction - feels grateful her daughter is ''sensible'' and hopes she won't follow in her parents' footsteps.

She said: ''The cool thing about Frances is that she knows she's related to two junkies.

''I mean, she might smoke pot, maybe, but she's sensible. I thank God she was never introduced to prescription drugs when she was grown up.''

The Hole singer is incredibly proud of her daughter - who she was estranged from from 2009 until last year - though says her beauty ''freaks her out''.

She said: ''We're great now, we live four doors down from each other in LA.

''She's an avid reader, she's read all the classics. And she's so beautiful, like, Angelina beautiful, a little too beautiful. It's freaking me out.''

And Courtney approves of her daughter's engagement to The Eeries rocker Isaiah Silva.

She told Britain's Grazia magazine: ''He looks like Kurt right? He's a saint because she's a handful and I've no idea where she gets that from.''


Contactmusic

Tags: Kurt Cobain - Frances Bean Cobain - Courtney Love - Hole - Nirvana

Advertisement

More Kurt Cobain

Courtney Love: $27 Million Of Nirvana's Money Spent. Gone. Forever.

Courtney Love’s $27 million in expenses might seem like a rather shocking amount, but she isn’t too worried – or at all, really. In a...

Drunk On Power: When Security Fights Back

Crowd surfing and moshing are two activities that are part and parcel of punk shows worldwide, but it seems one security guard at the Montreal...

Lana Del Rey Responds To Frances Bean Cobain Criticism, Blames Newspaper For "Sinister" Agenda

Lana Del Rey has responded via Twitter to Frances Bean Cobain after the daughter of the late artist, Kurt Cobain, criticised her for "glamorising" dying...

Lana Del Rey Splits With Boyfriend & Angers Frances Bean Cobain

It's not been a good week for Lana Del Rey. The Ultraviolence artist has separated from Scottish singer Barrie James O'Neill and has been seriously...

Advertisement

"Embrace Life": Frances Bean Cobain Warns Lana Del Rey Over Death Wish

Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, has lashed out at pop star Lana Del Rey over quotes printed in a...

GWAR's Dave Brockie And Entertainment's Dangerous Relationship with Heroin

GWAR frontman Dave Brockie died of a heroin overdose Other celebs who have passed away from the drug It was recently announced that frontman of...

Kurt Cobain's Angsty Note About Courtney Love Reportedly Written By Love Herself

You’d think that twenty years on, the surprises and shocking twists around Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love’s relationships would be all but over. Not so,...

20 Years On, Kurt Cobain Still Has Something To Say About Courtney Love

A note, discovered in Kurt Cobain’s wallet after his death, mocks the wedding vows he shared with Courtney Love. According to CBS, which has recently...

Advertisement

Comments

Kurt Cobain Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Kurt Cobain

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All