Mexican Seafood

Album: Incesticide (1992)
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  • All the itchy flakes, it is a flaming
    All the gels and cremes it is pertaining
    To a fungus mold cured by injection
    Hope it's only ah, a yeast infection

    Oh well, it burns when I - it hurts when I pee
    Oh well, it hurts when I - it hurts when I see

    Now I vomit cum and diarrhea
    On the tile floor like oatmeal pizza
    Fill my toilet bowl full of a cloudy
    Puss, I feel the blood becoming chowder rust

    Oh well, it burns when I - it hurts when I pee
    Oh well, it hurts when I - it hurts when I see

    Roll into my bed which does consist of
    Lice, bugs and fleas and yellow mucus
    Stained dirt, Vaseline, toe jam and booger
    Stomach acid worms that dance in sugared sludge

    Mmmmm Writer/s: Kurt Cobain
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 8

  • Anonymousthe song is about his undiagnosed stomach pain. The line “cured by injection” is hinting towards heroin as he admitted that it was the only thing that stopped the constant pain he was in.
  • 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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