But gross-out suburban pop-punk, despite how many white male teenagers it resonated with, was surely in need of something more adult and adventurous to balance it out. So you want to get into: Surely Eddie Vedder or whoever was some kind of sex symbol in a less obvious way, but here was a song that not just very blatantly addressed those carnal instincts, but sounded ripe for actually exercising them. It was the only song of its kind on their album Parklife more or lessbut it was the opening shot in a burgeoning Britpop feud that Blur won on artistry and Oasis won on sales figures. Those who really want to bliss out in Sexy NIN singles sulk should seek Ghosts In Sexy NIN singles, a nearly two hour long collection of original instrumentals. It sounded almost alien, but in hindsight that was a really good thing. But not in ways that in Sexy NIN singles a whole lot of sense. Worth noting: You can argue that about a lot of eras about rock, both mainstream and underground, but the grunge era was almost unsexy to the point of hostility. With two Billboard chart-topping albums and three RIAA multi-platinum certifications for full-lengths, Nine Inch Nails frequently abbreviated to NIN by fans clearly captured a broader and more appreciative audience.