Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Chris Cornell

In this Sept. 5, 2008, file photo, musician Chris Cornell performs on stage during Conde Nast's Fashion Rocks show in New York. e

BY ED WHITE DETROIT (AP) — Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell had drugs in his body, including an anti-anxiety medication, but they didn’t contribute to his death by hanging in a Detroit hotel room, according to autopsy reports released Friday. The ...
In this Sept. 5, 2008, file photo, musician Chris Cornell performs on stage during Conde Nast's Fashion Rocks show in New York.

BY SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES (AP) — Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell is being laid to rest Friday at Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles. Representatives for the late singer-songwriter say a private memorial service Friday will be followed by a ...
In this April 27, 2012, file photo, Chris Cornell, at left, and his wife, Vicky Karayiannis attend the celebration of "Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone," in Los Angeles. Vicky Cornell penned a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden front man published on May 24, 2017, days after he took his own life.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Cornell’s widow has penned a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden front man days after he took his own life. Vicky Cornell writes in the note published online by Billboard that she’s sorry she didn’t ...
In this May 10, 2016 file photo, Daniel Platzman, from left, Ben McKee, Dan Reynolds, and Daniel Wayne Sermon of Imagine Dragons, winners of the BMI pop award for "I Bet My Life" arrive at the 64th annual BMI Pop Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)

BY MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine Dragons will pay tribute to the late Chris Cornell in words at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday. A spokeswoman for the show’s producers, dick clark productions, told The Associated Press on ...
In this July 29, 2015 file photo, Chris Cornell plays guitar during a portrait session at The Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills, Calif. (Photo by Casey Curry/Invision/AP, File)

BY DAVID KEYTON and GREGORY KATZ DETROIT (AP) — Rock musician Chris Cornell’s wife on Friday disputed “inferences” that the rocker killed himself in a Detroit hotel room, saying he may have taken more of an anti-anxiety drug than he ...
Flowers and cards sit in front of a large image with a depiction of Chris Cornell on it during a memorial for Cornell on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Seattle. (Grant Hindsley/seattlepi.com via AP)

BY CHRIS GRYGIEL SEATTLE (AP) — Grief-stricken Chris Cornell fans left flowers at memorials across Seattle for the musician whose forceful, somber songs helped cement the city’s place in rock history. One of the locations where people gathered was the ...

BY MESFIN FEKADU and COREY WILLIAMS DETROIT (AP) — Chris Cornell, one of the most lauded and respected contemporary lead singers in rock music with his bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, hanged himself Wednesday in a Detroit hotel room, according to ...
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