The '27 Club' is one of rock's most somber institutions. Whether based in superstition or simply coincidence, a seemingly disproportionate number of the world's most celebrated musicians have died at the age of 27.

There is a select group of '27 Club' A-listers who have remained as rock gods and goddesses since death, but there are far more musicians who have died at that same age. We've put together a comprehensive list of rockers who sadly met their end at 27.

See our list of 27 Rockers Who Died at the Age of 27 in the gallery above.