Mexican Seafood

Album: Incesticide (1992)


  • This song is probably about yeast infections. It also could be about food poisoning or other illnesses. It was released on Incesticide, a Nirvana compilation of B-sides, outtakes and other oddities. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Matt - Millbrae, CA

Comments: 7

  • AnonymousDefinitely one of the most disgusting Nirvana songs, lyrics-wise.
    Kurt seemed to be obsessed with, or at least interested in, gross bodily functions and biology.
  • Zero from The Abyss, NjNope, it's on Incesticide.
  • Kyleigh from Belleville, OnI thought "Mexican Seafood" was on "In Utero"
  • Zero from Nowhere, NjI'm pretty sure the lyrics on this site are wrong. I think the chorus goes "it only hurts when I, hurts when I pee/It only hurts when I, hurts when I sing" I could be wrong though, I think at this point he was either making the words up as he was singing them or writing them just before he recorded them.
  • John from Richmond, VaThis could be a reference to Kurt Cobain's intense and ravaging stomach disease. Mexican seafood is notorious for food poisoning.
  • Tyler from Toronto, CanadaIncesticide is the best album.^^
  • Andreu from Homer, NyBy far one of my favorite Nirvana songs with crazy disguisting lyrics about yes a yeast infection, but with subject matter aside an amazing tune and one of the best on Insecticide (a very underrated album)along with Beeswax and Hairspray Queen.
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