Courtney Love is an American musician, artist, actress and singer-songwriter. She was married to Kurt Cobain from February 24, 1992 to his death in April 1994. They had one daughter together named Frances Bean Cobain. She was the lead singer of the band Hole who were active from 1991-1998 and released a new album in 2010. Love released a solo album in 2004 named America's Sweetheart.
She popularized the Kinderwhore fashion image used in the early to mid 1990's.
Love is a Nichiren Buddhist. In the past, she has experimented with other faiths like Christianity and Scientology, but has found that Buddhism reasons with her more. She chants nam myoho renge kyo daily and is a member of the Soka Gakkai international.