Love objects to Cobain's image in boot ad

SEATTLE, May 24 (UPI) -- A British ad using the image of the late Kurt Cobain to sell boots is "despicable" and "outrageous," said a spokesman for Courtney Love, Cobain's wife. The ad shows an angelic-looking Cobain sitting on a cloud and wearing a pair of black Dr. Marten boots

Kurt Cobain's memorabilia to be sold

SEATTLE, April 30 (UPI) -- Singer Courtney Love said she plans to sell belongings of her late husband, Kurt Cobain, 13 years after he was found dead in the couple's Seattle-area home.

Courtney Love sued for rehab bill

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 9 (UPI) -- A rehabilitation facility in Orange County, Calif., is suing rocker Courtney Love for allegedly not paying her bill for treatment in 2005, it was reported.

Longoria's hairstyle tops celebrity list

DENTON, Texas, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- A U.S. survey commissioned by Sally Beauty found that most people said "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria had the year's best celebrity hairstyle. A release from the beauty supplies company said that its 2006 Sally Beauty Best Tressed Survey of 1,10

New biography reveals Kurt Cobain secret

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- The new book, "Nirvana: The Biography," claims Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain was planning to divorce Courtney Love shortly before his suicide.

Courtney Love released from probation

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Rocker Courtney Love was given an early release from her probation after a Los Angeles Superior Court judge found that she had completed drug rehabilitation.

Courtney Love poses nude in magazine

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Former Hole front woman Courtney Love has posed nude for an upcoming issue of the popular British fashion magazine "Pop."

Courtney Love was rejected as Mouseketeer

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. rock musician Courtney Love was rejected as a Mouseketeer by television's "Mickey Mouse Club" in 1976, her newly published "Dirty Blonde" diary says.

A sober Courtney Love makes comeback

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. singer Courtney Love is sober and working on a comeback album after a very public struggle with drugs, Billboard magazine reported.

Moby in no hurry for new release

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. singer and musician Moby is not rushing to release a new CD, even though he has hundreds of songs, Billboard.com said.

Courtney Love talks about 'Nevermind'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. singer/actress Courtney Love says one of the songs her late husband, Kurt Cobain, wrote for Nirvana's 1991 album, "Nevermind," was about her.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 9, the 190th day of 2005 with 175 to follow.
By United Press International

Lohan does her 20th birthday up big

MALIBU, Calif., July 6 (UPI) -- Lindsay Lohan, star of the movie "Mean Girls," threw herself a spectacular $100,000 20th birthday party in Malibu, Calif., with an all-star guest list.

The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for July 3-9, 2006.
By United Press International

Courtney Love sells Nirvana songs

LOS ANGELES, March 31 (UPI) -- Courtney Love has sold 25 percent of Nirvana's publishing rights for more $50 million, Rolling Stone reported Friday.
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Courtney Love
Rock star Courtney Love speaks with a reporter after her sentencing hearing in Los Angeles Criminal Court September 16, 2005. Love was given a 180 days sentence to be served in her residential drug treatment program for her parole violations. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)..

Courtney Michelle Love (born Courtney Michelle Harrison on July 9, 1964) is an American rock musician and actress.

Following a turbulent childhood, Love rose to fame as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for alternative rock band Hole, and received immense media coverage for her highly-publicized marriage to Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, before and after his suicide in 1994. Her band Hole released two highly successful albums in the 1990s, Live Through This (1994) and Celebrity Skin (1998). The group would officially disband in 2002, but Love reformed Hole with new members in 2009, and released the band's fourth album, Nobody's Daughter (2010).

Love also starred in several films, most notably The People Vs. Larry Flynt (1996), which garnered her a Golden Globe nomination.

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