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It also brought their Seattle grunge sound recorded in Los Angeles to the pop charts. The song went to number one in America, as it did all over much of the world. It was an international hit right from the start. Its title came from graffiti by his friend Kathleen Hanna. It was actually a front for a right-wing group persuading girls not to get abortions.
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It is the opening track and lead single from the band's second album, Nevermind , released on DGC Records. The unexpected success of the song propelled Nevermind to the top of several albums charts at the start of , an event often marked as the point where grunge entered the mainstream. The song was dubbed an "anthem for apathetic kids" of Generation X , but Nirvana grew uncomfortable with the attention it brought them.
Many iconic albums are celebrating milestone anniversaries this year , from Adele's "21," released a decade ago last month , to Carole King's "Tapestry," which turns 50 on Wednesday. The album arrived with minimal fanfare: It debuted at No. Grohl is now the frontman of his own band, Foo Fighters, which released its 10th album "Medicine at Midnight" last week.