Chris Cornell’s Wife Releases Statement About His Death

Vicky Karayiannis, wife of late Soundgarden and Audioslave front man Chris Cornell, released a statement regarding the singer's death. Cornell was found unresponsive in his hotel room on Wednesday. “Chris’s death is a loss that escapes words and has created an emptiness in my heart that will never be filled. As everyone who knew him commented, Chris was a devoted father and husband. He was my best friend. His world revolved around his family first and of course, his music, second. He flew home for Mother’s Day to spend time...

Chris Cornell: Unreleased Songs To Be Released Today!!

Just one day after Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, was found dead in his hotel room after the band's performance at Detroit's Fox Theater, never-before released music will be made public. WAH???? That's right! Warner Bros. Studios will release a 2-disc reissue of the 1992 soundtrack to the film Singles which starred Matt Dillion in honor of the film's 25th anniversary. Cornell was featured on the original sountrack as well as some unreleased material. Full list of unreleased material can be seen on the Spin website and below:...

Chris Cornell: Musicians Paying Tribute via Social Media

After the news broke early this morning about the sudden passing of Soundgarden and Audioslave front man Chris Cornell, we are still shocked, saddened and trying to absorb the news that he is gone. Since the announcement, many friends, family, fans and colleagues have been paying tribute in the own way. The most touching one I have seen is from Cornell's longtime friend Chester Bennington of Linkin Park fame. Bennington posted the following: Some other tributes to the late Cornell:

Chris Cornell, Soundgarden Rocker, Dead at 52

Chris Cornell, Lead singer of the rock group Soundgarden and Audioslave has died at the age of 52. Cornell died in Detroit, Michigan, while on tour with the recently reunited Soundgarden. Brian Bumbery, Cornell's rep,  made a statement to The Associated Press and stated that Cornell's death was "sudden and unexpected" and that his wife and family were shocked at his passing. He also stated that "Cornell was found in his hotel room at the MGM Grand Detroit following a tour date at Detroit's Fox Theatre." His family will be working...