Chris Cornell dead: Tributes flow for Soundgarden singer
The death of Chris Cornell, the vocalist for Soundgarden and Audioslave, has sparked an outpouring from fellow musicians and fans.
Tributes for the 52-year-old singer, who died suddenly on Wednesday, are flooding social media.
Sad 2 hear of Chris Cornell passing..great singer and artist... another blow…RIP— Billy Idol (@BillyIdol) May 18, 2017
Oh man. Sad to hear of the passing of Chris Cornell.— Elijah Wood (@elijahwood) May 18, 2017
Josh covering "All Night Thing" by Temple of the Dog. RIP Chris Cornell. Your voice and lyrics forever changed the music world. pic.twitter.com/M0oZr6Zg6v— Red Hot Chili Family (@RHCFamily) May 18, 2017
RIP Chris Cornell.. soo sad! - Raj - pic.twitter.com/chRprwweNh— Slash Army UK (@SlashArmyUK) May 18, 2017
RIP Chris Cornell 💔condolences to @soundgarden & family. We've lost one of the greats. -MF— Foster The People (@fosterthepeople) May 18, 2017
Audioslave and Soundgarden are two of my favourite bands, and Temple of the Dog always got a play whenever I wasn't feeling too great.— Richard Bee (@Richard_Bee) May 18, 2017
Turn it up loud. Louder. Chris Cornell - Billie Jean https://t.co/3WaMHvnJoJ— Lachlan Forsyth (@LachlanForsyth) May 18, 2017
RIP Chris Cornell. Thanks for providing the soundtrack to some of my favourite memories. https://t.co/zhNvr0qFGR— Iain Lees-Galloway (@IainLG) May 18, 2017