Kurt Donald Cobain (Aberdeen, 20 February 1967 - Seattle, April 5, 1994) was the singer, songwriter and guitarist for the grunge band Nirvana prominent
Cobain was not only the main songwriter forthe band and its musical leader, but also served as its leader and spiritual center.  With the band's success, Cobain became a worldwide celebrity, an uncomfortable position for someone who said,"celebrity is the last thing I wanted to be."
Cobain and Nirvana helped transform popular music in the 1990s. In 1991, the arrival of Cobain's most famous song, Smells Like Teen Spirit, marking thebeginning of a dramatic change from the music scene, away from the dominant genres of the eighties, glam metal and dance-pop, bringing the rise of grunge and alternative rock. The music mediaeventually awarded Smells Like Teen Spirit generational anthem status,  and with this recognition Cobain became the spokesman for Generation X. On April 8, 1994, was found dead at his home in Seattle,officially victim of suicide. The circumstances of his death remain a source of passionate debate
Kurt Cobain was positioned at number 12 of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time in 2003 and the 45thof the 100 greatest singers of all time in 2008, both by Rolling Stone.
Kurt Cobain was born in Aberdeen, on 20 February 1967, within a Christian family (later reflect this stage in the songLithium). She lived her first 6 months in Hoquiam, until his family returned to Aberdeen. His father, Donald Lenald Wendy Cobain and his mother Elizabeth Fradenburg. He also had a younger sister, Kimberly,born on 24 April 1970. Cobain became interested in music at an early age and, as an aunt, sang songs of The Beatles and Hey Jude. He was also a big fan of the band Ramones
According to theirparents, the life of Cobain changed dramatically after 4 years due to their divorce. In a 1993 interview, Cobain said, "I remember feeling sorry and sad for my parents. I was ashamed to compare myself...
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