Chris Cornell will be honored at tonight’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Cleveland by a special performance from Ann Wilson and Jerry Cantrell. Speaking to reporters before the show, the Alice in Chains guitarist — who is finishing a new record to be released through BMG records — revealed that Wilson […]
Close friends of the late singer Chester Bennington think that personal demons and a sobriety relapse played a larger part in his suicide.
“Lord, take Chester in your arms and please re-unite him with his family and all of us one day. Fans widely criticized Welch, who has successfully battled depression himself, for his remarks about Bennington. Love you Chester.
Chris Cornell's widow, Vicky Cornell, has issued a statement following the release of a toxicology report which pointed to her late husband's struggles with substance abuse.
Chris Cornell was found dead on the bathroom floor of his hotel room at the MGM Grand Detroit shortly after a Soundgarden show on Wednesday night.
Chris Cornell, who tragically passed away Wednesday age 52, was one of the greatest rock vocalists (or vocalists, period) ever to pick up a mic. A Robert Plant for the grunge generation, he was named rock’s greatest singer by Guitar World and fourth-best singer in heavy metal history by Hit Parader, and he came in at No. 9 on Rolling Stone’s “Best Lead Singers of All Time” list. Whether fronting Seattle heroes Soundgarden and supergroups Temple of the Dog and Audioslave, or belting out an epic Bond theme with a license to thrill, Cornell’s iconic voice was always louder than love.
On May 17, alternative rock legend Chris Cornell passed away at age 52. Here, we look back on the life of one of the greatest rock singers of all time.
Rocker Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and later Audioslave, has died at age 52, according to his representative.