The music industry has witnessed the death of legendary artists at terribly young ages. It goes without saying that if these artists were still around, the world would have been a slightly different place. It’s the music they made, messages they spread, and the aura they created that remains with the millions of fan forever. Let’s take a glance at musicians whom the world lost rather too early.
- Shannon Hoon
Shannon Hoon, a terrific singer, and performer was a part of several bands in the course of his career, but he debuted with the band called Blind Melon. He died due to a drug overdose at the age of twenty-eight.
Princess of RnB soul and hip hop died at the age of twenty-two in a plane crash.
- Amy Winehouse
The queen of Soul, Jazz, Rhythm, and Blues died at the age of twenty-seven due to alcohol poisoning.
- Jimmy Hendrix
No one can forget Jimmy Hendrix ever, he is the man who gave a new definition to the existence of guitar. Unfortunately, he died at the age of twenty-seven due to intoxication.
- Kurt Cobain
The front runner of the band ‘Nirvana’ committed suicide at the age of twenty-seven. However, he has left plenty of memories for the thousands of generation that come ahead of us.
- Jim Morrison
Jim Morrison, famously known for his band ‘The Doors’ died at the age of twenty-eight for reasons unknown. Undoubtedly, his musical genius will be cherished until the end of time.
- Janis Joplin
A thorough rockstar in every dimension, Janis Joplin was a woman with a beautiful voice and even more beautiful soul. She died due to a heroin overdose at the age of twenty-seven.
Most of the time, it’s said that an artist has to live a painful life in order to create art and that art and death are synonymous. No one assures this, but the death of such wonderful talent at such an early ages is rather painful to those that live on.