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The Simpsons: Simpsons cover: Nevermind

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This cover appeared on the November 28, 2002 issue of Rolling Stone and is based on the album cover for Nirvana’s Nevermind.

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The Simpsons: Stark Raving Dad

© FOX 1991

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson voiced the speaking parts for Leon Kompowsky, a mental patient who claims he is "Michael Jackson" in the episode "Stark Raving Dad," which first aired on September 19th, 1991.

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The Simpsons: George Harrison

© FOX 1993

George Harrison

George Harrison appears in the episode "Homer's Barbershop Quartet," which first aired on September 30th, 1993.

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The Simpsons: Lisa The Vegetarian

© FOX 1995

Paul and Linda McCartney

Paul and Linda McCartney appear in the episode "Lisa the Vegetarian," which first aired on October 15th, 1995.

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The Simpsons: Bruce Springsteen Homer

Illustration by Matt Groening

Rolling Stone, Issue 910

This cover appeared on the November 28, 2002 issue of Rolling Stone and is based on the album cover for Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A.

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The Simpsons: Summervacation

© FOX 2002

The Rolling Stones Rock N’ Roll Fantasy Camp

Elvis Costello, Tom Petty, Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, Lenny Kravitz and Brian Setzer appear in the episode "How I Spent My Strummer Vacation," which first aired on November 10th, 2002.

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The Simpsons: Metallica

© FOX 2006

Metallica

Metallica appears in the episode "The Mook, the Chef, the Wife and Her Homer," which aired on September 10th, 2006.

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The Simpsons: White Stripes and Bart

© FOX 2006

The White Stripes

Jack and Meg White appear as the White Stripes in the episode "Jazzy and the Pussycats," which first aired on September 17th, 2006.

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THe Simpsons: Lionel Richie

©2007 FOX BROADCASTING

Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie appears in the episode "He Loves To Fly and He D'ohs," which first aired on September 23rd, 2007.

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THe Simpsons: Loder and Weird Al

©2008 FOX BROADCASTING

Weird Al Yankovic and Kurt Loder

Weird Al Yankovic and MTV's Kurt Loder appear in the episode "That '90s Show," which first aired on January 27th, 2008.

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THe Simpsons: Dixie CHicks

©2008 FOX BROADCASTING

The Dixie Chicks

The Dixie Chicks appear in the episode "Papa Don't Leech," which first aired on April 13th, 2008.

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© 2010 FOX BROADCASTING

Flight Of The Conchords

Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement of Flight of the Conchords appear in the episode "Elementary School Musical," which first aired on Septemeber 26th, 2010.

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©2011 FOX BROADCASTING

Ted Nugent

Ted Nugent appears in the episode "Politically Inept, with Homer Simpson," which first aired on January 8th, 2012.

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