Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Kurt Cobain, and Riley Hawk, son of Tony Hawk, officially became husband and wife. Their wedding took place on October 7 in Los Angeles, following the issuance of a marriage license in San Diego County the previous month. Adding to the rock and roll allure of their union, they had the privilege of being married by the legendary REM frontman, Michael Stipe.”
Frances Bean Cobain’s connections to the entertainment world run deep, with Michael Stipe serving as her godfather and Drew Barrymore as her godmother. Frances and Riley’s romance has been blossoming since at least January 2021. Interestingly, this marks Frances’ second marriage, while it is Riley’s first venture into matrimony.
Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Kurt Cobain, and Tony Hawk’s son, Riley, have officially wed! Their nuptials were graced by a celebrated musical icon who served as the celebrant
The couple exchanged vows on October 7 in Los Angeles, following the issuance of their marriage license in San Diego County back in September.
Sharing a glimpse of their affection, Frances was spotted snuggling with Riley during a lakeside holiday in February 2022, accompanied by his father Tony, and his wife, Catherine Goodman.
In March 2016, Frances initiated divorce proceedings from her first husband, musician Isaiah Silva, a marriage that lasted less than two years. This legal battle between the former couple involved a dispute over one of her father Kurt’s guitars.
Frances is the daughter of Hole frontwoman Courtney Love and the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, who tragically passed away in April 1994 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
The first hints of Frances and Riley’s romantic involvement began circulating on Reddit, where a user shared a photo of them dining together with Riley’s parents, Tony and Catherine.
As the news spread, many showed their support, with comments like, ‘If they had a child, their grandparents would be two of the largest icons from the nineties. Insane,’ and ‘OK, this is legitimately good news for humanity.
One person seemed to capture the sentiment perfectly by stating, ‘The daughter of the most ’90s dude ever is dating the son of the second most ’90s dude ever.
Confirming their relationship, Frances Bean announced her romance with Riley in an Instagram post last year.
Frances, as a baby, is captured sleeping next to her father, Kurt Cobain, in a 1992 photograph. Tragically, the iconic Nirvana frontman passed away in 1994 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
The buzz about Frances and Riley’s romantic involvement started on Reddit when a user shared a photo of the couple dining together with Riley’s father Tony and stepmother Catherine.
Frances’ newlywed spouse, Riley, is the son of Tony Hawk.
In 2019, a legal dispute between Frances’ mother, Courtney Love, and Frances’ ex-husband, Isaiah Silva, escalated as Love demanded that Isaiah undergo a psychiatric evaluation. This request was tied to a complex legal battle concerning an acoustic guitar that the late Kurt Cobain had strummed during Nirvana’s MTV: Unplugged performance.
After his divorce from Frances, Isaiah ended up in possession of this instrument. Both Courtney and Frances remained determined to pursue their case against Silva.
According to a family source who spoke to Page Six, ‘Kurt would not want this, and Courtney will not allow any of it.’ They further mentioned that ‘Frances and the family are prepared to fight with an unprecedented legal force, and they are confident of prevailing.
Frances initiated divorce proceedings from her first husband, musician Isaiah Silva, in March 2016, following a marriage that lasted less than two years.
Frances’ mother is Courtney Love, the frontwoman of Hole, and her father was Kurt Cobain, the iconic frontman of Nirvana, who tragically passed away in April 1994 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
The psychiatric evaluation marks the commencement of Courtney and Frances’ efforts to establish Silva’s mental state. As per the same source, Silva is said to exhibit a ‘disturbing fixation’ on Kurt, and there are indications that he might view himself as a ‘reincarnation of Kurt.’ Records of the psychiatric evaluation will be maintained and made available to the public as the legal proceedings progress.