Top Ten Bands Influenced by Nirvana


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62The Used
63Taking Back Sunday
64Dead Sara
65Speedy Ortiz
66Counting CrowsCounting Crows is an American rock band from Berkeley, California, formed in 1991. The band consists of Adam Duritz, David Bryson, Charlie Gillingham, Dan Vickrey, David Immergl├╝ck, Jim Bogios and Millard Powers.
67Limp BizkitLimp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.

Fred Durst and Wes Borland have said Nirvana was a huge influence. Fred especially has shown and proven that he is a huge fan of Cobain/Nirvana, he even has a portrait of Cobain tattooed on his chest. 'My Own Cobain' is a song off 2011's Gold Cobra. Since 2003 Limp Bizkit has constantly performed Nirvana cover's at their live shows, especially 2011 to 2015 they have played a Nirvana song at nearly every single show and Fred pays tribute to Kurt at literally hundreds of shows in the last 3 years. You can find a video on YouTube of Fred Durst visiting what was Cobain's house in Seattle, WA. Which is the same location where he was found dead in April 1994 having been murdered at sometime between April 3rd and early April 5th. Durst in the past made it known that he despises Courtney Love and has accused her of ordering the murder of Kurt Cobain, Courtney then went on an 'anti-Limp Bizkit' tirade after this incident for about a year or so in 2011/2012. Due to their involvement on Nirvana, ...more

68Imagine DragonsImagine Dragons is an American rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada. Imagine Dragons' lineup consists of lead vocalist Dan Reynolds, guitarist Wayne Sermon, bassist Ben McKee, and drummer Daniel Platzman.
69Maroon 5Maroon 5 is an American pop rock band that originated in Los Angeles, California. Before the current group was established, the original four members, Adam Levine, Jesse Carmichael Mickey Madden and Ryan Dusick, formed a band known as Kara's Flowers in 1994, while they were still in high school.V1 Comment
70Fitz & The Tantrums
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