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The 27 Club: stars who died too soon

By Zeleb.es of Showbizz Daily | Slide 1 of 24: The 27 Club is a real thing. It is the term used to group musicians, artists, and actors who have died prematurely at the age of 27. While not an official, scientific list, it has made its mark on pop culture. Robert Smith (The Cure) went so far as to say on NPR that "the death of these stars at 27 has really changed the way we look at rock music." Who joined the club over the years?

The 27 Club

The 27 Club is a real thing. It is the term used to group musicians, artists, and actors who have died prematurely at the age of 27. While not an official, scientific list, it has made its mark on pop culture. Robert Smith (The Cure) went so far as to say on NPR that "the death of these stars at 27 has really changed the way we look at rock music."

Who joined the club over the years?

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