Rock musician, founder of the grunge style and leader of the group Nirvana Kurt Cobain became an idol for the whole generation. And now many people are heard by his albums. His suicide at the age of 27 in 1994 was a real shock for many. The focus was then the wife of Kurt Cobain.
What was the name of Kurt Cobain's wife?
More precisely, the wife of Kurt Cobain Courtney Love and before that was under close scrutiny, like the whole novel of two bright stars of the rock scene of the early 90's.
Born in a fairly wealthy hippy family, Courtney Michelle Harrison grew up surrounded by people of pretty free views. After the parents divorce, she and her mother spent some time in the hippie commune, and then they moved to New Zealand.
Growing up, the girl took up creative work and after several unsuccessful attempts she managed to create a fairly strong and successful group called Hole. Her albums were favorably received by critics and listeners.
In 1989 she met a young popular musician and songwriter Kurt Cobain. It happened at the concert of Nirvana, when Courtney came up to tell Kurt that she did not like his songs at all. However, serious relations began only after a year and a half. In 1992, Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain secretly married on the beach. About the celebration knew only 8 of the closest friends. Soon the first-born appeared in the family. Daughters gave the name of Francis Bin Cobain.
But, although Kurt Cobain and appeared in public with his wife and daughter, the family was not everything was smooth. The singer was closed and inclined to depression, and fell into them from every failure. The situation was aggravated by addiction to drugs. Courtney, on the contrary, was quite active, noisy and loved big companies. In the family often began to quarrel and even fights. On April 8, 1994, Kurt Cobain was found dead in his house. The official version of death is suicide, which occurred on April 5.
Life of Courtney Love after the death of Kurt Cobain
After the death of her husband, Courtney Love, many suspected of staging his suicide, but evidence of this is not found. The woman brought up her daughter, and struggled with drug addiction, and to escape from bad thoughts, plunged headlong into the work. Now Courtney Love continues her singing career, and also starred in several films.
In addition, she sold Kurt Cobain's records for more than $ 50 million, arguing that she did not want to live for his sake, but for herself.