In death, it’s easy to elevate an entertainer’s talent or importance. (Grief and shock lend itself easily to that.) But in the case of Chris Cornell, even before his shocking death today (May 18), he was already considered one of the greatest voices in rock history.
The rock work is simply shocked after many woke to the news of the sudden passing of Soundgarden/Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell. Like fans the world over, many musicians and entertainers took to Twitter to share their grief over the loss of easily one of the most powerful singers in rock history.
This is making my hands shake as I type it. Chris Cornell, one of the most talented voices in rock, has died at 52, according to his spokesperson. The lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave died Wednesday night in Detroit. A statement released by his spokesperson Brian Bumbery said the death was “sudden and…
U2 got its Joshua Tree 30th Anniversary Tour off to a triumphant start over the weekend in Vancouver, playing the album in its entirety for the first time ever -- and the first time U2 has ever treated an album like that.