Cornell was found unresponsive and his death "is being treated as a possible suicide", the police said. The friend found the singer's body in a MGM Grand Detroit hotel bathroom.
The shocking death of rock singer Chris Cornell is hitting the music community, fans, loved ones and members of the rap game hard as the news of his passing has been confirmed by authorities.
Cornell was a trailblazer in the 90's grunge music scene.
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Those killed are largely young men in their 20s and 30s, protesters or those who happened to be in nearby areas during clashes. But Maduro vowed at the weekend that the next presidential election, due in late 2018, would go ahead.
The sad news of ChrisCornell's death has shaken the musical industry and the fans of the genre. A sad loss of a great talent to the world, his friends and family.
Seattle radio stations played songs from Soundgarden and Cornell's other bands (like Audioslave or Temple of the Dog) and solo work.
Soundgarden predated both grunge pioneers Nirvana and Pearl Jam, but it wasn't an overnight success. "A full autopsy report has not yet been completed", the Medical Examiner's Office said in a statement after conducting an initial autopsy.
Pointfest, the annual music festival scheduled for Saturday at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Maryland Heights, Mo., has been canceled. Their song, "Like a Stone", was nominated for a Grammy.
Their most popular songs include "Black Hole Sun", "Fell On Black Days", "Spoonman", and "The Day I Tried To Live".
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San Antonio Fire Department Chief Charles Hood confirmed the death of Scott Deem, a six-year veteran of the department. A procession was held after Deem's body was placed in an ambulance to be taken to the medical examiner's office.
Cornell has had publicized problems with drugs and alcohol throughout his career.
Soundgarden broke up in 1997 and Cornell in 2001 joined members of Rage Against The Machine to form Audioslave, which earned acclaim with its self-titled album. What an unbelievable singer and musician we just lost.
Formed in 1984 by Cornell, guitarist Kim Thayil and bassist Hiro Yamamoto, Soundgarden's third studio album, Badmotorfinger, in 1991 spawned the singles Jesus Christ Pose, Rusty Cage and Outshined.
Chris' wife Vicky Karayiannis reportedly became concerned after she failed to reach him after the concert, according toTMZ.
But he has to admit that something seemed off at the concert which took place just hours before Cornell died.
She meant to stay for 88 days, and had quit her job prior to flying, but had a tourist visa, as well as a return flight. Hill said she and her boyfriend had "discussed" marriage, but were not planning to Wednesday during this trip.
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This allowed users of the older systems to secure their computers without requiring an upgrade to the latest operating software. Once it gets into your computer, it looks for the other computers on the network to spread itself as widely as possible.
Website users have been disproportionately affected while fewer reports of issues have been submitted for the mobile application. Users around the world were reporting they could not access the social network on Friday afternoon.
Hace 72 horas que el exgobernador de San Luis , Claudio Poggi, está atrincherado en los tribunales electorales de esa provincia. El gobernador Rodríguez Saá transita por estos días un acercamiento explícito al kirchnerismo.
The Eurovision Song Contest grand final will be broadcast on Sunday at 5am (AEST) live on SBS and repeated at 7.30pm. With 758 points in total, he had a solid lead over Bulgaria's Kristian Kotov , who came second with 615 points.
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Microsoft released security updates last month to address the vulnerability, with another patch released on Friday. Ransomware attacks are not new, but the speed and vast proliferation of the virus alarmed the experts worldwide.
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Packaging of hand-rolled tobacco must also be in the same drab green colour and pouches must contain a minimum of 30g of tobacco. But smokers' group Forest said the new regulations "infantilise" consumers and "treat adults like naughty children".
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The National Weather Service says its preliminary damage rating for the tornado that destroyed the trailer park was a strong EF2. The area covers from the Texas Panhandle through Oklahoma to western Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa into Minnesota and Wisconsin .