Birthplace of grunge mourns 'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell

The Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office said Thursday it completed the preliminary autopsy on Cornell, but that "a full autopsy report has not yet been completed".

Ashley Zlatopolsky, a reviewer for Detroit Free Press, was present at Cornell's last gig.

Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of Soundgarden and later Audioslave, died on Wednesday in Detroit, his representative said.

Shaw is the first student in Harvard's history to submit a rap album as a senior thesis in the English Department, the university said.

Cornell was 52 years old. "I didn't think they would respect rap as an art form enough for me to do it". We are all getting up to head out to our show at Rock On The Range tomorrow where they were set to headline. His friends supplied numerous beats, while he taught himself how to mix the tracks into a polished product.

Cornell was found unresponsive and his death "is being treated as a possible suicide", the police said.

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The band - comprised of Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd - were due to continue their North American tour and travel to Columbus, Ohio, today, with the run ending in Oklahoma on May 27.

Three years later, Soundgarden released "Superunknown", a mainstream music scene success that earned the band two Grammys after it reached the top of music lists.

In 2001, he formed Audioslave with then-former Rage Against the Machine members Tom Morello (lead guitar), Tim Commerford (bass/backing vocals), and Brad Wilk (drums). The darkness I knew. It appeared on his second solo album, Carry On. His death comes as a total shock to all of us. If we are not leading a happy productive life, we are leading probably an unhappy non-productive life. There's no just kind of flat lining coasting.

The music industry mourned his sudden death online.

KEXP, Seattle's popular independent radio station, paid tribute to Cornell all day.

Nile Rodgers: A mutual friend called me and tells me my bro passed away.

  • Michelle Webb