Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 About a Girl
3:23
2 Come as You Are
4:09
3 Jesus Doesn't Want Me for a Sunbeam
4:15
4 Dumb
3:05
5 The Man Who Sold the World
4:07
6 Pennyroyal Tea
3:45
7 Polly
3:11
8 On a Plain
3:20
9 All Apologies
3:52
10 Radio Friendly Unit Shifter
4:31
11 Drain You
3:42
12 Breed
3:01
13 Serve the Servants
3:23
14 Rape Me
2:37
15 Heart-Shaped Box
4:30
16 Pennyroyal Tea
3:40
17 Scentless Apprentice
3:26
18 Lithium
4:15
19 Smells Like Teen Spirit
4:29

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Lori Goldston (American cellist) (tracks 3–5, 7–9)
bass guitar:
Dave Grohl (track 3)
Krist Novoselic (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–9)
membranophone:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–9)
guitar:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–9)
Pat Smear (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
accordion:
Krist Novoselic (track 3)
background vocals:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–9)
composer:
Chad Channing (track 7)
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–19)
Dave Grohl (tracks 11–12, 17, 19)
Eugene Kelly (track 3)
Frances McKee (track 3)
Krist Novoselic (tracks 7, 11–12, 17, 19)
David Bowie (track 5)
lead vocals:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–9)
lyricist:
Kurt Cobain (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–19)
Eugene Kelly (track 3)
Frances McKee (track 3)
Krist Novoselic (track 17)
David Bowie (track 5)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Songs, Inc. (tracks 9, 14)
MJ Twelve Music (track 19)
Murky Slough Music (track 19)
Primary Wave Tunes (tracks 1–2, 18–19)
The End of Music (tracks 1, 9, 14)
The End of Music LLC (tracks 2, 7–8, 11–12, 18–19)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 19)
The End of Music (1991) (tracks 2, 7–8, 11–12, 18–19)
Virgin Songs Inc. (1991) (tracks 2, 7–8, 11–12, 18–19)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
All ApologetiX (track 9)
Humppanirvana (track 19)
Outro (track 19)
Smells Like Nirvana (track 19)
Young as You Are (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Ejaculatio Praecox (track 19)
later translated versions:
Kaar Mege (track 14)
later versions:
(New Wave) Polly (track 7)
live recording of:
About a Girl (1993-11-18) (track 1)
recording of:
All Apologies (track 9)
Breed (track 12)
Come as You Are (track 2)
Drain You (track 11)
Dumb (track 4)
Heart‐Shaped Box (track 15)
Lithium (track 18)
On a Plain (track 8)
Pennyroyal Tea (tracks 6, 16)
Polly (track 7)
Rape Me (track 14)
Serve the Servants (track 13)
version of:
Pennyroyal Tea (early version with different lyrics, 10/91) (tracks 6, 16)