Ready to Die, Notorious BIG
Three years before his death, BIG proclaimed that he was ready with this album and song title.
Ready to Die
Live Through This, Hole
Conspiracy theory says that Kurt Cobain penned this album for his wife, Courtney Love…and if he did, he was sending her a message. It was released 4 days after his death.
I Think That I Would Die
Makaveli: The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory, Tupac
Released a month after his death, the number 7 is prevalent in Tupac’s death- he was shot on Sept. 7th, lived for 7 days, etc.
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Isolation, Joy Division
The lyrics echo the emotions of Ian Curtis before his committed suicide shortly before the release of Closer, which contained this track.
I Hate Myself and Want to Die, Nirvana
The title, rather than the lyrics, captured the tragedy and became the slogan of poster child Kurt Cobain.
I Hate Myself and Want to Die
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These were the openers. The ones who I went to the show not knowing well, and left loving. The ones…
It’s a questions I’m frequently asked: “So, HRC….I bet you see some crazy stuff at all those wild shows you…