Chris Cornell, the lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, passed away today in Detroit. According to his representative Brian Bumbery, the 52-year old rocker's family was shocked by his "sudden and unexpected" death. They asked for privacy while his cause of death has yet to be determined.
Cornell is one of the most notable voices in the grunge scene along with the late Kurt Cobain and Layne Staley. Fans and fellow artists were also in shock upon hearing his untimely passing.
Here's his last tweet which was posted over eight hours ago.
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