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The legendary frontman of planet Earth's first rock band defined a generation.  He tragically died aged 27 in Paris on 3 July 1971.  

Jim Morrison and The Doors continue to inspire musicians of all ages.
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Kurt Cobain's influence on the music scene marked a dramatic shift in 90's rock and he attracted a worldwide loyal following.

On 8 April 1994 he was found dead at his home with a shotgun wound to the head aged 27.
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One of the greatest ever rock guitarists, this American guitarist, music producer and singer songwriter provided the sound track to a generation.

The circumstances of his death aged 27, on 18 September 1970 have never been fully explained.

Jimi Hendrix
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Musician Brian Jones was a founder member of the Rolling Stones and was thought to have come up with the name of the band.  It was said he could learn any instrument in less than thirty minutes.

Jones was discovered motionless at the bottom of his swimming pool on 3 July 1969.
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Janis Joplin


The American singer-songwriter was described by Time Magazine as: "Probably the most powerful singer to emerge from the white rock movement in the sixties."  She died of a drug overdose at the age of 27 on 4 October 1970
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The forever 27 club

The statistical anomaly of some of our greatest musicians dying at the age of 27 has created mystery and intrigue.  
One thing is for sure: this incredible group of people changed the world.
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Robert Leroy Johnson  
Born on May 8th 1911, Robert Leroy Johnson was re-discovered 23 years after his death.  His songs were covered by some notable British acts including The Rolling Stones and Cream, after Columbia Records re-issued an album of his material in 1961.
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