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The Celebrity death of Kurt Cobain

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Speech Celebrity death Kurt Cobain "The sad, little, sensitive, unappreciative, Pisces, Jesus man! Why don't you just enjoy it? I don't know!! I have a goddess of a wife who sweats ambition and empathy - and a daughter who reminds me too much of what I used to be. Full of love and joy, kissing every person she meets because everyone is good and will do her no harm. And that terrifies me to the point where I can barely function. I can't stand the thought of Frances becoming the miserable, self destructive, death rocker I have become. I don't have the passion anymore and so remember, its better to burn out than to fade away. Peace love, Empathy!" For those who do not recognise these deep and meaningful last words, they are those of Kurt Cobain, found in his suicide note. Kurt Cobain was the lead vocalist in legendary rebellious rock band Nirvana. Much has been written about the events of April 8th, 1994 - the day Kurt Cobain's body was discovered in the garage of his home - and, for the thousands of Nirvana fans left behind, that day will remain in their memory for many years to come. ...read more.


September 13, 1996 Tupac sat alongside his friend and producer, when a car slowly pulled beside them and one person opened fire. Tupac took four bullets and was knocked unconscious and his producer escaped with minor injuries. After a week Tupac Shakur was pronounced dead. It is seen as ironic, the rapper whose raw lyrics seemed a blueprint of his own violent life. There are many different theories about the murder of a legendary lyricist. Was it the producer of Death Row, was it his rival (Biggie smalls) gang members, or is he dead? Aaliyah Aaliyah Dani Haughton was the young teenage artist every young girl wanted to be. She had three well-established albums in America at the age of 22. Just as she began to establish a name here in the UK her promising career was tragically cut short. I took an excerpt written by a fan, from a newspaper "Classy, humble, trendsetter, breath-takingly beautiful, talented, and being unique are just a few of the reasons why we fans admire her. ...read more.


But Lisa bounced back and then set fire to her ex's house! This may seem extreme but by doing this she earned the respect of many. Here are a few lyrics written by Lisa: "The 22nd of loneliness and we've Been through so many things I love my man with all honesty But I know he's cheating on me I look him in his eyes but all he Tells me is lies to keep me near" These lyrics spoke to many women and when she was lost so was the opinion of many women around the world. So why is it that at the news of the sudden death of an icon we feel like we have lost something, when we didn't even know them? Is it because we, at an impressionable age, have been touched by the lyrics and works of these four artists? Is it that we have seen them so often that they feel like part of our lives whether on television, the radio, on a cd, or on a poster on your bedroom wall. Is it the tragedy of these young deaths, which upset the public so? Or is it the fact we lost a voice to represent us? ...read more.

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