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When someone who has found fame dies young, it creates a mystique of legendary proportions.? Jim Morrison, Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse all belong to a rather exclusive group of musicians and singers who died at 27.

When they died, their fans, deep in mourning, wondered what they would have done next.

The term “27 Club” was first used in Rolling Stone magazine after the death of Jim Morrison in 1971 after Jones, Hendrix and Joplin had all died within a span of a little over the two previous years. ? Read more »

What do these guys have in common?

What do:

Brian Jones – Rolling Stones drummer

Jimi Hendrix – rock legend

Janis Joplin

Jim Morrison – Doors frontman

Kurt Cobain – lead singer Nirvana

Amy Winehouse

have in common with

The Labour party and?Phil Goff [Phil Goff has been in parliament for 27 years and Labour are at 27% in the polls]