t's too often that we see incredible talent leave the world at an early age. Even though we may not know celebrities on a personal level, we're so affected by the art they create that it can leave us feeling absolutely gutted. It's a true loss to not just the artistic community, but also the world.
If you aren't aware of what the "27 Club" is, let us inform you: it's a strange phenomenon where "members" are "inducted" if they've passed away at the age of 27. It's certainly quite eerie once you realize just how many famous people have died at that exact age, and how many "members" there actually are.
The singer, songwriter, and frontman for the ’90s grunge band Nirvana died on April 8th, 1994. He left behind a legacy and his music is still influential to this day.
Although her life was cut dramatically short, her powerhouse vocals will remain forever. Throughout her career, Winehouse won a total of 23 awards and was nominated 60 times for various prestigious titles.
The versatile actor was one of the most talented in his generation. Known for roles in Star Trek, Charlie Bartlett, and Like Crazy, he was also an accomplished photographer.
He passed away in a freak accident in June 2016.
Jong-hyun was a vocalist for the South Korean pop boy group SHINee. His untimely death just a few days ago rocked the K-Pop world and was absolutely devastating to his fans.
The original leader of The Rolling Stones, it’s impossible to argue with the raw talent and influence that Jones held in rock music. Found at the bottom of his swimming pool in July 1969, his life ended in a true tragedy.
Sadly, there’s a large number of people in the 27 club…