Thursday, September 2, 2010

Rockstars that had a premature death

These are lists of rockstars that died early or before their time. Mostly due to drug-overdose,accidents and suicides.

Cliff Burton(25)

Bassist of Metallica

Died after being thrown out of the window and was crushed by their tour bus after it went out of control.

Kurt Cobain(27)
Frontman of Nirvana

Died after a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Bradly Nowell(28)
Frontman of Sublime

Died of a heroin overdose.

Shannon Hoon(28)
Frontman of Blindmelon

Died of a drug overdose.

Elvis Presley(42)
Solo Artist

Died of an overdose of prescription drugs.

Jimi Hendrix(27)
Freestyle Guitarist

Asphyxiated in his own vomit.

"Dimebag" Darrel(38)
Guitarist of Pantera

Murdered on stage.

Sid Vicious(21)
Bassist of The Sex Pistols

Died of an heroin overdose.

Ian Curtis(24)
Frontman of Joy Division

Suicide by hanging himself on a clothes rack.

Freddie Mercury(45)
Frontman of Queen

Pneumonia excacerbated by AIDS.

Jim Morrison(28)
Frontman of The Doors

Suspected heroin overdose.

John Lennon(40)
Member of The Beatles

Murdered by stalker Mark Chapman.

3 comments:

Alan Shearer said...

cool post. Kurt Cobain <3

Personman said...

very interesting, puts it in perspective.

broski #1 said...

Yeah, that's a real shame, altho i'm a dubstep fan I also listened to some of these legends.

R.I.P

They really shouldnt die that early.. They had a bright future and then.. It just happened.

Again, RIP legends.

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