When I woke up today and found out that Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog, had died at the young age of 52, I was pretty shocked, and it seemed like the rest of the world was as well. As the day wore on, we even more tragically learned […] Chris Cornell Tragically Dies of Suicide was originally published in HecklerSpray
Chris Cornell has died. He was 52. Cornell was the lead singer of Soundgarden and later Audioslave. He died Wednesday night in Detroit.
As the news of Chris Cornell’s suicide last Wednesday night spread throughout the music world, some of rock’s biggest stars began processing the loss of the Soundgarden and Audioslave front man with a multitude of tributes over the weekend. His Audioslave bandmate Tom Morello wrote a poem about Cornell’s character, ... More »
Image via YouTube. Show Me How To Live by Audioslave Chris Cornell's passing was the first death of a musical artist to really bum me out. I probably listen to his songs on a daily basis, so the news hit me hard. Most of the time I rock out from behind the wheel because Chris made awesome tracks for putting the pedal down and going for a drive. More »
Dave Mustaine is mourning the death of his close friend, Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell. The 52-year-old Soundgarden and Audioslave singer was found dead in a Detroit hotel room last week and his death was ruled a suicide. A fewShow More Summary
Tributes have been pouring in left and right since the news of Chris Cornell’s tragic passing earlier this week. His former Audioslave bandmate and Rage Against The Machine member Tom Morello has already shared a eulogy, and now he’s penned a poem in remembrance of the late Soundgarden frontman. Read it below via Rolling Stone.
The musical world has been filling up this week with tributes to Soundgarden and Audioslave singer-songwriter Chris Cornell, who died on Wednesday night from what authorities are calling a suicide. (Cornell’s family is disputing that...Show More Summary
Soundgarden were supposed to play at the Columbus, OH Rock On The Range festival this weekend. After Chris Cornell's unexpected death, the whole festival basically turned into a Chris Cornell tribute, with Live covering Audioslave's "I Am The Highway," Bush covering Soungarden's "Black Hole Sun," and Corey Taylor performing Temple Of The Dog's "Hunger Strike."
Tributes have been pouring in left and right since the news of Chris Cornell's tragic passing earlier this week. His former Audioslave bandmate and Rage Against The Machine member Tom Morello has already shared a eulogy, and now he's penned a poem in remembrance of the late Soundgarden frontman. Read it below via Rolling Stone.
Last night, several bands used their sets at Rock on the Range in Columbus, OH to pay homage to Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell. Live covered Audioslave’s “I Am the Highway,” Bush played Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun,” and Corey Taylor (of...Show More Summary
A police report revealed new details surrounding the death of Audioslave and Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell.
As a long time fan of Chris Cornell (lead singer and songwriter for Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog), I was devastated to hear of his sudden unexpected passing this last Wednesday. I'm normally not the kind of person who...Show More Summary
A police report made public Friday revealed new details surrounding the death of Audioslave and Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, who died by suicide Thursday at age 52. Shortly after finishing a show with Soundgarden at around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday evening, Cornell was escorted to his room by his...
Sad news got even sadder yesterday, when the death of Soundgarden and Audioslave singer Chris Cornell was confirmed to be a suicide. The Detroit police department began its investigation of Cornell’s death, which culminated with theShow More Summary
The music world lost a legend on Thursday. Chris Cornell, frontman for grunge rock heavyweights Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave, was found dead in a Detroit hotel of an apparent suicide. Music fans everywhere are mourning the loss of Cornell, who had one of the greatest set of pipes in the history of […]
Yesterday, the world awoke to the sad news that Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell had been found dead in a Detroit hotel room just hours after performing for a sell-out crowd. It was later revealed that Cornell's cause...Show More Summary
Megadeth, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Stone Sour are among the artists to have covered Chris Cornell’s music last night. They join the ranks of musicians paying tribute to the Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman, who died yesterday in an apparent suicide. Show More Summary
On Wednesday night, May 17, Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell was found dead in his Detroit hotel room. This morning, through their lawyer, Cornell’s family released a statement questioning the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s ruling that he had taken his own life. Show More Summary
Chris Cornell, a founding member and singer for hard rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, was found dead on Thursday in Detroit. In a 1996 interview with longtime pop music writer Richard Cromelin, Cornell reflected on the success of Soundgarden’s breakout album, “Superunknown.” After the writer...