Let’s take a look at popular musicians who predicted their own death through their music.
1. Michael Jackson
King of Pop Michael Jackson had said “I’m better off dead. I’m done”, just a week before his death.
2. Bob Marley
Reggae singer Bob Marley was a psychic, who also predicted his own death.
3. Tupac Shakur
Rapper Tupac Shakur predicted his own death through his lyrics. Tupac was gunned down in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas.
4. The Notorious BIG
Rapper The Notorious Big, who died in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles, had death as a concurrent theme in his works. His songs Suicidal Thoughts, Big Poppa and Juicy had lyrics which dwelled on death.
5. Amy Winehouse
English singer Amy Winehouse said that she always knew she would join the 27 Club!
6. Kurt Cobain
Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain had made a prediction that he will become rich and famous and then kill himself. Kurt committed suicide in his home and joined the infamous 27 Club!
7. John Lennon
The Beatles frontman John Lennon’s song “Borrowed Time” from his posthumous album Milk and Honey had prophetic lyrics.
8. Jimi Hendrix
Rock and roll legend Jimi Hendrix’s song “The Ballad of Jimi” predicted his death.