what was so wonderful and amazing about the song "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana?

7 Answers

  • 1 month ago
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    It kicked a$$ for a grunge song at a time when metal was starting to suffer. The first time I heard it was super loud on the dance floor at a bar and I was super drunk and slam dancing.

  • 4 weeks ago

    It was the song that brought grunge into the mainstream

  • 1 month ago

    Absolutely nothing.  "Stinks like teen feet,"  It never went anywhere in Calgary.  

    Wow!  LOSERS who also want to eat a shotgun!  Go for it!   

  • Darla
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    It was new at the time. 

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  • 1 month ago

    I think it was the first grunge song to make it big in mainstream music. 

  • It was a breakthrough Grunge song.

  • Erm, I'll be honest I wasn't blown away with it at the time and it's still wouldn't make my Top 30 Nirvana songs but for it's time I think it blew away a few cobwebs from a tired music scene.  The 90's didn't have great start with Rap and Boy Bands dominating the charts so it did sound very new, very fresh and of course slightly dark for it's time but I personally prefer Patti Smith's version.

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