Jimmy Page and Other Rockers React to Chris Cornell's Death

Jimmy Page and Other Rockers React to Chris Cornell's Death

Music figures everywhere—from legends to up-and-coming rockers—are mourning the sudden and shocking loss of Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell, who died early this morning (May 18) at age 52, not long after performing with Soundgarden in Detroit.

Below, you can get a taste of the tributes that have been flooding social media all morning. We’ll be updating this story throughout the day.

A shining voice in music has left us in the midnight. He was a complex and gentle soul #ChrisCornell has flown into the black hole sun.

— Perry Farrell (@perryfarrell) May 18, 2017

So very very sad that we lost another beautifully gifted human today .. RIP brother #chriscornell pic.twitter.com/5MGCq0iEok

— Glenn Hughes (@glenn_hughes) May 18, 2017

RIP Chris Cornell
Incredibly Talented
Incredibly Young
Incredibly Missed. pic.twitter.com/pKNI4tKiXz

— Jimmy Page (@JimmyPage) May 18, 2017

A mutual friend called me and tells me my bro passed away. #RIPChrisCornell You are a great artist Love to Vicki and fam @nilerodgers pic.twitter.com/FhG0fhT0q1

— Nile Rodgers (@nilerodgers) May 18, 2017

SO SO stunned to hear about Chris Cornell! Such a terrible and sad loss! Thinking of his family tonight! RIP

— Dave Navarro (@DaveNavarro) May 18, 2017

#RIPChrisCornell You will be missed but never forgotten. My heart goes out to His family and friends. #sadday https://t.co/y2e9YXGR9o

— DJ ASHBA (@DjASHBA) May 18, 2017

Sad 2 hear of Chris Cornell passing..great singer and artist… another blow…RIP

— Billy Idol (@BillyIdol) May 18, 2017

RIP Chris Cornell…Our Thoughts & Prayers To His Family, Friends & Fans…Such A Talent…So Young… https://t.co/HmiFdGAy2g

— David Coverdale (@davidcoverdale) May 18, 2017

Wow…this one is shocking. Chris Cornell was one of the benchmark vocalists of our generation…devastating loss. #RIPChrisCornell pic.twitter.com/x3F9rptL0D

— Mike Portnoy (@MikePortnoy) May 18, 2017

RIP Chris Cornell. Chris was the most influential singer to me as a writer. I just saw him perform days ago. Completely devastated

— Mark Tremonti (@MarkTremonti) May 18, 2017

STUNNED to hear the death of Chris Cornell. Music’s loss. Greater still, his family has lost a father&husband. RIP. https://t.co/5NGC2YCcz1

— Paul Stanley (@PaulStanleyLive) May 18, 2017

RIP Chris Cornell. Shocking & so sad. Amazing singer & songwriter. One of the best live singers I’ve seen/heard. #chriscornell #soundgarden

— Michael Amott (@Michael_Amott) May 18, 2017

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