No Apologies: All 102 Nirvana Songs Ranked

RS tackles the complete catalog of the band that defined the Nineties and made the world a lot noisier

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93. "Immigrant Song"

Kurt Cobain doesn't bother to intone Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant's Viking wail on this two-minute rehearsal room larf. As seen a video shot at a strobe-lit basement show in Krist Novoselic's mom's house, new-hire drummer Chad Channing just launched into the song's trademark gallop and Cobain let loose a monotonous scream. But for all the hoopla in the years since Nevermind came out about grunge killing metal dead, let the record show that the frontman screamed Plant's lyrics into the Novoselics' wood-paneled wall with an accuracy that might get him a passing score on Rock Band. KORY GROW

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