Now he's gone and joined that stupid club, Kurt Cobain's mom, Wendy Fradenburg Cobain O'Connor, infamously said in April 1994 upon hearing of the Nirvana.
Only the good die young. Several musicians' lives were tragically cut short at the ripe age of 27.
The following celebrities are all part of the 27 Club. This is a group of stars who all died far too young, at the age of 27. With her forceful, gutsy singing style, Joplin amazed many audience members. Brain Jones was a founding member and guitarist for The Rolling Stones. Alternative rock acts like Elastica and Oasis were replaced with soulful songstresses like Amy Whinehouse and Adele, and actors like Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley and Robert Pattinson became international superstars. Sorry, they can't be. Cobain said his stomach pain was so bad at times that he sometimes considered committing suicide. While they 27 died at age 27 interested in each other, their relationship did not get off the ground until much later.