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This is the cause of Chris Cornell’s death

For the moment the authorities say rocker Chris Cornell died of suicide by hanging himself.

Cornell found dead In MGM Grand Detroid after several hours performing with Soundgarden at the Fox Theater on Wednesday night 17/5/2017
Soundgarden and Audioslave grunge band vocalist died at the age of 52 years.

Earlier detective police Micahel Woody said there was a 911 emergency call from someone’s hotel room and when the police arrived at the Cornell location was lifeless.

While Vicky Karayiamis wife from Cornell check her husband’s condition and this is known from a local radio

“Chris looks excited and everyone is really surprised (with his death),” said a Cornell friend who was quoted by People.

Cornel has two children aged 12 and 11 from a wife and a 16-year-old child from a previous marriage.
Cornell who was born in Seatle in 1964 has a voice range of four octaves

In 1984 he formed the Soundgarden band with guitarist Kim Thayil and bassist Hiro Yamamoto

The band became widely known in 1991 after their third album Badmotorfinger

Songs such as “Jesus Christ Pose”, “Rusty Cage”, and “Outshined” are songs that are often played on alternative rock radio radios are quite popular

Finally from the album Superunknown played on radios mainstream radio after three years later.
In the album there are songs like “Spoonman”, “Black Hole Sun”, “My Wave”, and “The Day I Tried to Live”.

At the 1995 Grammy Awards were also nominated for Best Rock Records and included in Billboard’s 200 most popular songs

Then Soundgarden broke up again in 1997 because of a dispute among its members and Cornell was solo career.
In 2001, he joined Audioslave, which included Tom Morello, Brad Wilk, and Tim Commerford.

Together with Audioslave, Chris Cornell released three albums in six years. But the band also broke up in 2007.

Cornell and Soundgarden held a reunion in 2012 and had released a recording album titled King Animal in the same year.

Besides being a musician, Cornell is also active in the social field. He founded Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation to help street children, poor, and also victims of violence.