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Getting nostalgic

entertainment Updated: Feb 09, 2010 00:58 IST

Singer Courtney Love claims she was defrauded by various people at one point of time that she didn't have enough cash to buy shoes for herself or her daughter Frances Bean.

Love, widow of late


star Kurt Cobain, says her new song

Never Go Hu

ngry was written when she and Frances Bean, her 17-year-old daughter from late husband Kurt Cobain, couldn't even afford to clothe themselves and couldn’t get help from anyone, reports


Love, who has repeatedly claimed to have been defrauded of her wealth, said: “I wrote

Never Go Hungry

all by my lonesome, in rehab, sitting there f***ing in Orange County with a s**t guitar and no pick. It’s about my daughter. And it’s about how we were; they were just awful to us. We were just so broke.

“I vowed that we would never go hungry again because we went hungry. I didn’t have any f***ing shoes! I had a pair of Converse that they gave me. That's what I had. Frances didn't have any shoes. We had one pair of shoes.”

The 45-year-old star claims she has lost her money because she has been “exploited” by so many people.

“Why did I have no money? The simple answer to that is because I’m a widow and because I’m a woman. I get exploited. Not when I’m playing music. But financially, very much so,” she told

Clash magazine