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From the poignant to the weird, discover the great musicians’ last words.
Barry White spoke his final words to a nurse at the hospital in which he was being treated for renal failure.
James Brown spoken his final words to his longtime personal manager Charles Bobbitt.
A sad ending for an incredible star. After a heated family argument, Gaye delivered these words to his mother: Marvin Gaye Senior responded by shooting his son.
Hendrix reportedly left this voicemail on his manager’s answerphone on the day he died.
Crosby said this to friends after playing 18 holes - 20 minutes later, he suffered a fatal heart attack. A doctor had previously advised he play no more than nine holes due to a heart condition.
Recorded by his wife, Olivia.
In her 2014 memoir, Elvis’s fiancée at the time of his death, Ginger Alden revealed his final words.