Who's in the '27 club?'

Posted: 10:41 PM EDT Jul 23, 2011
Influential musicians died at same age

The July 2011 death of Amy Winehouse, who was 27 years old, brought up questions about the so-called "27 Club," a group of influential musicians who died at the age of 27.

Robert Johnson
1 / 8
Columbia Records

Many people start the list with one of the biggest influences on popular music in the 20th century, blues guitarist and singer Robert Johnson. He died in 1938 at the age of 27.


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