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MTV VMA bass guitar accident

9 Sep, 1992

Nirvana wins Best New Artist and Best Alternative Group awards for the “Smells Like Teen Spirit” music video at the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards. During their performance of “Lithium”, Krist Novoselic throws his bass guitar into the air and it lands on his face, leaving him to be rushed to the paramedics for stitches.

Nirvana Bassist Krist Novoselic Smashes Himself In The Face After "Lithium"