500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Nirvana, 'In Utero'
66/500

66. Nirvana, 'In Utero'

Geffen, 1993

Nirvana hired hard-nosed Steve Albini to record the follow-up to Nevermind. Geffen asked them to clean up some of the results, and you can hear the tension in white-noise ruckus like "Serve the Servants." But the only thing that can explain the scalding "Rape Me" is inner pain.

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