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Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Smells Like Teen Spirit
Information
Name Smells Like Teen Spirit
Single A Side Smells Like Teen Spirit
Single B Side Drain You
Genre Grunge, Alternative Rock
Release Date September 10, 1991
Writer(s) Kurt Cobain, Krist Novoselic, Dave Grohl
Recorded Date and Place May 1991 at Sound City Studios, Van Nuys, California
Label DGC
Producer Butch Vig
Length 5:02
Followed By In Bloom
 


"Smells Like Teen Spirit" is the most famous song by the American grunge band Nirvana. "Smells Like Teen Spirit" is known as Nirvana's most essential and greatest song, as well as the grunge anthem, and met with unexpected mainstream success upon the release of the single. The song was released on Nirvana's second album, Nevermind as the opening track.

Music Video Edit

The music video for the song shows the band Nirvana playing in a school gymnasium where the students eventually break out into a riot. The video was often played on MTV and is one of MTV's most played music videos.