The 27 Club: After Amy Winehouse Here’s A Guide To Who’s Next?
AMY Winehouse has died. The media chatter is of the “27 CLUB”, a fabled place where true pop stars die at the age of 27. Winehouse was 27. Jimi Hendrix was 27. Jim Morrison was 27. Orish Grinstead was 27. You see – all real stars die at 27. The media is never wrong, opportinistic or in bad taste.
Right now every wannabe, starstruck teen and twentysomething is going to be considering topping themselves to join the elite Club.
Keith Richards is in his 60s. Elton John is in his 60s. They stubbornly refused to die on time. Otis Redding would have made it had he not foolishly got his dates mixed up and dropped dead at 26.
Anorak has searched the web and can tell you that these stars herunder were all born in 1984. That makes them 27 in 2011:
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