Nirvana, Still In Bloom


Patrick Mullen, Contributor

In Bloom is a song by Nirvana. It was released in 1991. The song is the second track on the album “Nevermind.” which was released in 1991. Lead singer Kurt Cobain wrote the song.

“Nevermind” was Nirvana’s most popular album. It was released in September 1991. The album sold 30 million copies and was ultimately the band’s biggest one and also one of the best selling albums of all time. On April 10 2014, Nirvana was inducted into the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame.  This Song is one of the more popular songs from the album along with other popular songs such as “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and “Come as You Are.” In Bloom was very popular and reached number 5 on the U.S. Mainstream Rock Chart. It was never released as a single in the U.S. but still very popular.

Fun Fact about the song is that it was about the band poking fun at people who came to Nirvana shows. Kurt Cobain was the writer of the song, also the lead singer of it. Cobain claimed he was inspired by the 80s group “the pixies.” The lyrics to the song create a special feel. It gives you some hints as to Cobain’s music writing style.

So, give this song a listen. In Bloom by Nirvana. It is well liked by many people and it just may become your new favorite. If you have time, listen to more than just this song from the Nevermind album. Great songs by a great band.