Musicians aren’t known for being the brightest light in the room. So many wannabe rock stars drop out of high school to pursue their far-fetched dream of wearing tight pants and fighting off throngs of adoring groupies. So it would make sense that many of their deaths were, well, equally dumb.
From changing a light bulb while standing in bathwater to choking on a cherry pit, check out these rock star deaths — all are shockingly stupid and yet, somehow, completely unsurprising.
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