The musical tributes to the late, great David Bowie continue, and from names in the music world who are arguably just as legendary. At this year’s annual pre-Grammy Awards party, thrown by Clive Davis, Dave Grohl and the other surviving members of Nirvana –Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear –teamed up with Beck to perform Bowie’s “The Man Who Sold The World,” the title track from his second album.
Now, if you were a teenager in the ’90s (as yours truly was) then the Nirvana version of “The Man Who Sold The World” is just as iconic as Bowie’s version, as it was famously covered by the band for their 1993 episode of MTV’s
You can check out snippets of the pre-Grammy performance clips below, thanks to some lucky fans who were in attendance.
— maeve mcdermott (@maeve_mcdermott) February 15, 2016
1st #PreGRAMMYGala performance is a tribute to David Bowie: @Beck and the living members of Nirvana (@DaveGrohl!) pic.twitter.com/g0SgrRtug5 — Brian A. Hernandez (@BAHjournalist) February 15, 2016
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