Share this article

print logo

Linkin Park singer Bennington's death an apparent suicide

Billboard is reporting that Chester Bennington, vocalist with Linkin Park, has been found dead at a residence in Los Angeles. The cause of death is said to be suicide by hanging.

Bennington was 41, and a father of six children by two wives. He reportedly struggled with alcohol, drug addiction and depression for many years.

Bennington was a close friend of Soundgarden's Chris Cornell, who committed suicide in May. Today would have been Cornell's 53rd birthday.

Jeff Miers: Farewell to Chris Cornell, 'the last genius'

Email: jmiers@buffnews.com

There are no comments - be the first to comment