Best Music Artists Who Died at the Age of 27

The Top Ten Best Music Artists Who Died at the Age of 27

1 Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix (born November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter . Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated ...read more.
2 Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain was born February 20, 1967, in Aberdeen, Washington. In 1987, he started the grunge band Nirvana, which became one of the most successful bands ever. He was a talented yet troubled grunge performer. Kurt Cobain became a rock legend in the 1990s with his band. He committed suicide at his ...read more.

WOW! If somebody would've asked I probably could've told them how old kurt Cobain, Jim Morrison, and Jimi Hendrix were when they died but I never put two and two together! Interesting. I say Cobain is a better artist (not better musician) then Hendrix, a lot of people have only heard Smells Like Teen Spirit or Breed but their most artistic album where Kurt really let himself go without feeling the chains of trying to become mainstream (because at this point they were the most popular band at the time) was In Utero, the whole album is so insanely unique (even for grunge music) yet it still sounds good, not to mention the greatness of the lyrics.

It's official, the statement here that "Cobain was a better artist than Hendrix" is the most incorrect statement in the history of TTT.

3 Jim Morrison James Douglas "Jim" Morrison was an American singer, songwriter, and poet best remembered as the lead singer of the Doors.
4 Robert Johnson Robert Leroy Johnson was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician. His landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937 display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that has influenced later generations of musicians.
5 Janis Joplin Janis Joplin (1943-1970) was an American singer who rose to fame as the main singer of acid band Big Brother and the Holding Company. She was known for her eccentric hippie style and psychedelic rock music.
6 Brian Jones Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones was an English musician, the founder and the original leader of the Rolling Stones.
7 Amy Winehouse Amy Jade Winehouse was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues, and jazz. She is also a well-known member of the 27 Club, as she overdosed on alcohol at age 27.
8 Ron "Pigpen" McKernan
9 Chris Bell
10 Pete Ham
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