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Chester Bennington performing at I-Days Festival in Italy

Remembering Chester Bennington, lead singer of Linkin Park

It's been a tough, tough year. Chester Bennington , lead singer of Linkin Park and Dead by Sunrise (and briefly of Stone Temple Pilots ), is dead at 41 years old, and the rock world is reeling.
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Chester Bennington of Linkin Park

Celebrities React to Tragic Passing of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington

Chester Bennington, the man behind Linkin Park’s vicious vocals, was found dead Thursday, July 20 in a private Southern California residence.
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Tom Morello of Rage Against The Machine

Tom Morello Opens up About Chris Cornell's Death & Asks 2 Things of Us in Touching Tribute

It’s been two months since Chris Cornell’s tragic passing, and with an influence as massive as his, it’s no surprise that tributes are still pouring in from friends, family, and fans.
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Halestorm's Lzzy Hale Honors Chris Cornell with Amazing Soundgarden and Temple of the Dog Covers

On June 23, Nashville’s The Basement East held Say Hello to Heaven: Chris Cornell Tribute . During the show, Halestorm ’s Lzzy Hale captivated the audience with her Soundgarden and Temple of the Dog covers (below), playing “Black Hole Sun” and “Hunger Strike.”
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Chris Cornell of Soundgarden

Chris Cornell Contributed to a Yet-to-be-Released Johnny Cash Album

Chris Cornell is among several artists who turned rebel singer, songwriter, and all-around legend Johnny Cash ’s poems into songs for an upcoming album, according to Entertainment Weekly . In 2016, Cash’s son, John Carter Cash, compiled his late father’s poems into a book, Forever Words: The...
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Chris Cornell of Soundgarden at The Promise premiere

WATCH: Chris Cornell's Final Music Video for "The Promise" Released

The final music video Chris Cornell made before his untimely death was recently released. Centered on war and the refugee crisis, the video wraps with a hopeful ending. Cornell wrote “The Promise” for the movie sharing the same name, which covers the Armenian Genocide by the Ottoman Empire during...
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Chris Cornell of Audioslave and Soundgarden performs onstage

Read Three Father's Day Messages for Chris Cornell Left by Wife and Daughters

Chris Cornell’s daughters, 12-year-old Toni and 16-year-old Lily, penned tributes to their late father, and last night, their posts were shared on Facebook. Cornell’s wife, Vicky, also took part in the Father’s Day posts, which are both beautiful and heartbreaking.
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Chris Cornell of Audioslave

Surviving Audioslave Members Pay Tribute to Chris Cornell During Prophets of Rage Show

Last night (6/7) at Prophets of Rage ’s Berlin show, the surviving members of Audioslave honored their late bandmate Chris Cornell . (The supergroup includes the surviving members of Audioslave, as well as Cypress Hill ’s B-Real and Public Enemy ’s Chuck D and DJ Lord .) For the tribute, Tim...
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Lead vocalist James Hetfield of Metallica performs at the 2016 Global Citizen Festival held in New City's Central Park in New York, NY, on September 24, 2016

WATCH: James Hetfield of Metallica Still Gets Nervous When Performing [Part 2]

Yesterday, you got to hear Metallica’s James Hetfield open up about being on tour and explain the impact of Chris Cornell’s death. But today, we’re keeping things a little lighter in the second half of our sister station’s (WAAF in Boston) two-part interview.
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James Hetfield of Metallica performs live

James Hetfield of Metallica Talks About Chris Cornell and Being On Tour [Part 1]

It’s been an insane year for Metallica . Between the massive success of their latest album, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, and their current WorldWired Tour, the guys have been staying busy lately. But despite all of that, James Hetfield still managed to sneak in some time to chat with our sister...
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