The sudden, devastating news that Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington had committed suicide shocked other celebs and musicians from all genres.
His bandmates also tweeted their shock.
On Thursday morning, Chester hanged himself at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates.
The news of Chester’s death comes on what would’ve been Chris Cornell’s 53rd birthday. Cornell and Bennington were cronies.
Bennington even performed at Cornell’s funeral in May.
In a tweet, Bandmate Mike Shinoda revealed an official statement would be coming from Linkin Park soon.
Bennington is survived by 6 kids. He was 41.