Chris Cornell, the lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, died on Wednesday night in Detroit. The cause of death is not revealed as yet. He was 52 years old and was a brilliant musician.
In a statement, the singer’s representative Brian Bumbery called the rocker’s death “sudden and unexpected.”
“His wife Vicky and family were shocked to learn of his sudden and unexpected passing, and they will be working closely with the medical examiner to determine the cause,” Bumbery stated. “They would like to thank his fans for their continuous love and loyalty and ask that their privacy be respected at this time.”
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