Baby from nirvana 'nevermind' album cover sues, calling it child porn. Nirvana is being sued by the man who was photographed as a baby on the cover for the band's nevermind album over claims of child sexual exploitation.
Spencer elden, photographed as a baby for the iconic cover of nirvana’s “nevermind” album, decided to sue the band for child sexual exploitation and child pornography.
Nirvana nevermind album cover sue. American rock group nirvana is being sued by the baby shown on their “nevermind” album cover. More than 30 million copies of nevermind have been sold worldwide. “the images exposed spencer’s intimate body part and lasciviously displayed spencer’s genitals from the time he was an infant to the present day.
Spencer elden, the man whose unusual baby portrait was used for one of the most recognizable album covers of all time, nirvana ’s “nevermind,” filed a lawsuit tuesday alleging that the. Nirvana’s use of our client’s picture in their album cover is nothing less than child exploitation. Nirvana and kurt cobain's estate are being sued by the baby from their famous nevermind album cover.
Spencer elden, the man who was photographed as a baby on the album cover for nirvana's nevermind, is suing the band alleging. Elden, who proudly sports a large tattoo with the word “nevermind” on his chest, alleges his parents never signed a release authorising the use of his image on the 1991 album while asserting the nude image constitutes child pornography. Spencer elden, 30, says nirvana engaged in child pornography when the band used a picture of him naked on the cover of the.
In the filing, elden’s lawyer claims the. This is an issue of consent — something that our client never had the opportunity to give. Spencer elden is suing for damages of at least.
Lawyer explains why it's taken 30 years for 'nirvana baby' to sue band over album cover. Pop culture the former baby from nirvana’s famous album cover was motivated to sue after the band blew off his art show. The cover shows the image of spencer, 4 months old, naked, in a pool holding a dollar bill.
Why the baby on nirvana’s ‘nevermind’ album is suing now. Nirvana sued over baby photo on album 00:35. The man who was photographed naked underwater as a baby and later ended up on nirvana's iconic nevermind album cover filed a lawsuit tuesday alleging he was a victim of child pornography.
Elden filed the suit in los angeles federal court on tuesday, stating that the traffi The nirvana exhibition', marking the 20th anniversary of the release of nirvana's. The man who, as a baby, was featured on the cover of nirvana's nevermind album is suing the former band members, the estate of kurt cobain and.
Spencer elden, now a painter, alleges that the band exploited him as a minor. Spencer elden, the man who was pictured as a naked baby on the cover of nirvana's 1991 nevermind album, has filed a lawsuit accusing the former band members and others of violating federal criminal child pornography laws, deadline reports. Mr elden, 30, has filed a lawsuit against kurt cobain’s.
Now 30, the man says his parents never signed any document authorizing the use. Spencer elden, who was photographed nude as an infant and appears on the cover of nirvana’s “nevermind” album, is suing the band over the image. Nirvana artefacts and exhibits are seen at the opening of 'in bloom: