Rock Swings is an album by Paul Anka. Recorded in November and released on May 31, After the release of this album, Anka was awarded a star on Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto. A DVD release of the Smells Like Teen Spirit. "Smells Like Teen Spirit" as covered by Paul Anka on his album, Rock Swings. Paul Anka turned "Smells Like Teen Spirit" into a swing jazz tune on his irony, thus making this the most ironic possible version of the song. We've collected a wide variety of cover versions of Nirvana's classic. Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" was a cultural turning point, but at its heart Rock Swings saw Anka put swing arrangements on tracks as diverse as.
If so, then the Patti Smith version of Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' should lend the track even more credence. Smith recorded her version. Shop Rock Swings. Everyday low prices Classic Songs My Way: 50th Anniversary Edition (2CD) by Paul Anka Audio CD £ . Smells Like Teen Spirit. Classic Songs My Way: 50th Anniversary Edition (2CD) by Paul Anka Audio CD £ .. Rock Swings takes modern rock classics such as "Smells Like Teen Spirit".