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It was just reported a few hours ago that the legendary Chris Cornell was found dead at the age of 52 in Detroit, Michigan. At the scene, an official cause of death was not yet determined, but police initially suspected that it was suicide. However, a few minutes ago, it was just reported that the official cause of death was suicide by hanging.
Chris Cornell had just finished playing a show in Detroit and to close out his show he had played a haunting rendition of Led Zeppelin’s In My Time of Dying. Only at the time, no one knew that this was prophetic to what would happen just hours later.Advertisement
It’s well known that Chris Cornell has suffered from depression throughout his life. He also had fought against drug and alcohol addiction. This news is truly heartbreaking to hear, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this difficult time. Rest In Peace, Chris Cornell. We will never forget you.