Vicky Cornell, wife of the late Chris Cornell, wrote an emotional letter to her husband ahead of his funeral. “To My Sweet Christopher,” the Soundgarden frontman’s wife started the letter (posted by Billboard). “You were the best father, husband and son-in-law. Your patience, empathy and love always showed through.” “You had always said I saved [...]
As his family and fans await the results of an official toxicology report to determine whether or not Soundgarden front man Chris Cornell’s suicide was intentional or not, a new witness who saw him during his final performance is speaking out about his state of mind before his death, seemingly...
Chris Cornell's wife, Vicky, wrote a heartfelt open letter to her late husband, the Soundgarden frontman who died last week at 52.
Vicky Cornell has written a letter to her late husband Chris Cornell, who died last week at the age of 52. In the letter, posted by Billboard, Vicky begins, “To My Sweet Christopher, You were the best father, husband and son-in-law.Show More Summary
Chris Cornell was a rock god, so it's no surprise we've heard a lot of musical tributes from that world. But this is one we didn't expect. Norah Jones transformed the Soundgarden hit Black Hole Sun into a stripped down, bluesy piano dirge, and it is simply haunting. Related: Chris Cornell Has Been Cremated Oh yeah, Norah was performing [...]
by Leilani Polk AMBER CORTES The basement of Black Dog Forge played a significant role in Seattle's grunge music history—the 30-by-30-foot underground Belltown space is where Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, Presidents of The United States of America, Brad, Green Apple Quick Step, and many other bands were known to practice for nearly three decades. Show More Summary
Last week, police said that the "Audioslave and Soundgarden frontman committed suicide but his family raised doubts over his death.
As you've likely heard by now, Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell was found dead last week in a Detroit hotel room. Wayne County medical examiners reported Cornell's cause of death as a suicide, but members of the singer's...Show More Summary
Chris Cornell's passing still leaves some questions up in the air. In the wake of his death, the Soundgarden frontman's longtime house engineer Ted Keedick tells TMZ the singer seemed "out of character" during his Detroit performance — hours before he committed suicide. In fact, Ted says Chris, who had a past of drug use, seemed "high" [...]
Norah Jones covered Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun” last night at Detroit’s Fox Theater, the venue where the group played their final show before Chris Cornell’s death last week, Stereogum reports. Watch fan footage of the solo-piano cover below. Show More Summary
Last night, Norah Jones played a show at Detroit's Fox Theatre, the same venue where Soundgarden played their final show mere hours before frontman Chris Cornell died. And toward the end of her set there, Jones played a cover of "Black Hole Sun," Soundgarden's towering 1994 ballad. Jones' cover was a solo-piano affair, full of…
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
Soundgarden were scheduled to headline Rocklahoma on Saturday, May 27; they'll be replaced by Live. Details about Chris Cornell's funeral on Friday have emerged, as well. Continue reading…
Chris Cornell has died. He was 52. Cornell was the lead singer of Soundgarden and later Audioslave. He died Wednesday night in Detroit.
Soundgarden's 'Black Hole Sun' with everything removed but the vocals. Chris Cornell had an absolutely amazing voice.
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Chris Cornell was remembered at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards with a moment of silence, but the late Soundgarden frontman’s fans are being extremely vocal about the minute-long tribute. Billboard posted a video of the last minute Chris Cornell tribute, which had Imagine Dragons lead singer Dan Reynolds offering a few words about the late singer. Show More Summary
Chris Cornell will finally be laid to rest this week. According to a new report, the Soundgarden frontman's body was flown to Los Angeles on Sunday ahead of the private funeral at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery set for Friday. Related: Special Chris Cornell Tribute Planned The late singer's attorney Kirk Paisch didn't have any details about public memorials, [...]
A private funeral for late Soundgarden rocker Chris Cornell will take place this Friday.