The lead singer of the band behind the hit songs “In the end” “faint” and “what I’ve done” was found lifeless simply earlier than 9 a.m. on Thursday at his residence in Los Angeles.
Chester Bennington, the vocalist of the band Linkin Park death was confirmed by the reviews from the worldwide media, together with The Associated Press and TMZ.
BREAKING: Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dies at 41, Los Angeles County coroner says.
— The Associated Press (@AP) July 20, 2017
Bennington struggled with drug and alcohol addictions at varied occasions throughout his life. He leaves behind six kids from two marriages.
According to the report of MTV, the singer was a detailed pal of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell — who additionally committed suicide in May. Bennington physique was found on the precise birthday of Cornell.
Many of his Filipino followers have been shocked by the death of Bennington, who turned in style within the Philippines through the 2000’s
Mike Shinoda, one of many bandmates of Bennington expressed his unhappiness for what occurred to his very long time pal.
Shocked and heartbroken, but it surely’s true. An official assertion will come out as quickly as we’ve one.
— Mike Shinoda (@mikeshinoda) July 20, 2017
Since Linkin Park’s debut practically 20 years in the past, the band turned one of the vital profitable rock/nu-metal bands on this planet. Their debut album, Hybrid Theory, was the best-selling album of 2001 and achieved diamond standing, and its follow-up, 2003’s Meteora, spawned hits like “Numb” and “Breaking the Habit.” The band additionally collaborated with Jay-Z on the hit 2004 mash-up album Collision Course.
As of writing, followers nonetheless waited for the official assertion from the authorities and Linkin Park about Chester Bennington’s death.