No one sings like you anymore: Chris Cornell died one year ago today

ABC/Randy HolmesOne year ago today, Chris Cornell died. He passed away in the early morning hours of May 18, 2017 after playing a show with Soundgarden in Detroit the previous night. He was 52.

Cornell’s death was officially ruled a suicide. His widow Vicky Cornell maintains that her husband, who struggled with addiction throughout his life, was impaired by drugs at the time of his death. However, a toxicology report concluded that “drugs did not contribute to the cause of death.”

A seminal artist in the Seattle grunge scene, Cornell co-founded Soundgarden in 1984. Over the …read more

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