Editors’ Notes Nirvana’s sculpted symphony of reckless guitar, bass, and drums nailgunned to some of the most oblique yet thoughtful lyrics of all time ushered in the alt-rock nation. “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” “Come As You Are,” “In Bloom,” “Lithium,” and “Breed” are corrosive anthems that ignited a movement, slammed shut a decade of excess, and catapulted the underground into the mainstream.

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Smells Like Teen Spirit
1
5:01
 
In Bloom
2
4:15
 
Come As You Are
3
3:38
 
Breed
4
3:04
 
Lithium
5
4:17
 
Polly
6
2:57
 
Territorial Pissings
7
2:22
 
Drain You
8
3:43
 
Lounge Act
9
2:36
 
Stay Away
10
3:32
 
On a Plain
11
3:16
 
Something In the Way
12
3:52
 
Endless, Nameless
13
6:42
 

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