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Twitter mourns Chris Cornell, dead at 52

Kris May 18, 2017 Blog, Music News Comments Off on Twitter mourns Chris Cornell, dead at 52

It was reported as ‘sudden and unexpected’ and as details emerged throughout the day the story got sadder.  Talented vocalist and pioneer of rock music in the 90’s, Chris Cornell, has died at 52 from an apparent suicide.  The family has asked for privacy in the wake of his death which came hours after he had performed a 20-song set with Soundgarden in Detroit.  He was best known for fronting Soundgarden but his notoriety stretched into successful solo records and three albums with supergroup ‘Audioslave’.

Twitter exploded with tributes from fans and the music community.  Former bandmates in Audioslave posting this

 


 


 


 

Even Fake Donald Trump twitter accounts had to weigh in

 

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