Black Hole Sun

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"Black Hole Sun"
Song by Soundgarden
from the album Superunknown
B-side"Like Suicide" (acoustic) / "Kickstand" (live)
ReleasedMay 1994
RecordedJuly–September 1993 at Bad Animals Studio, Seattle, Washington
GenreGrunge, psychedelic rock
Length5:20 (Album)
4:31 (Edit)
Songwriter(s)Chris Cornell
Producer(s)Michael Beinhorn
Soundgarden singles chronology
"The Day I Tried to Live"
"Black Hole Sun"
"My Wave"

"Black Hole Sun" is a 1994 grunge song by the American grunge band Soundgarden, from their fourth studio album Superunknown, which was released in 1994. The song was written by Chris Cornell. It is a playable song in the video game, Rock Band.[1]

The song won the Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance and it was also nominated for Best Rock Song.[2] The music video for Black Hole Sun won a MTV Video Music Award for Best Metal/Hard Rock Video in 1994.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden". My Rock Band Songs. Retrieved 2014-11-11.[permanent dead link]
  2. "37th Grammy Awards - 1995". Rock On The Net. Retrieved 2014-11-11.
  3. "1994 MTV Video Music Awards". Rock On The Net. Retrieved 2014-11-11.

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