Top Picks: Nevermind by Nirvana Turns 25

When Nirvana’s second album, Nevermind, was released in 1991, the album's first single, “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” was an astonishing success. Although Nirvana's fame was brief, it's considered one of the greatest bands of all time. As the album turns 25 this month, celebrate the phenomena of Nirvana with these top picks for fans of the band.

Nevermind is available in other formats.

While In Utero, the band's last album, couldn't match the incredible success of Nevermind, the critically acclaimed album features enduring favorites like "Heart-Shaped Box" and "All Apologies."

In Utero is available in other formats.

Other albums Nirvana fans may enjoy include The Black Market from Chicago's very own straight-edge band Rise Against.

Hear how American grunge bands of the 1990s shaped the musical style of South African band Seether in its eponymous album, Seether. The band got its start in 1999 and is still active.

For another 1990s hit, check out Weezer: The Blue Album. Some critics consider this album, Weezer's debut, one of the best of the 1990s. (And while you're at it, try Weezer: The Red Album.)

We'd love to hear some of your favorite bands of the 1990s. Let us know in the comments.

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