The death was called 'sudden and unexpected', and it's shocking the world. Chris Cornell was found late last night on the bathroom floor in his Detroit hotel room, with a band around his neck. He was found after worried family members called the hotel to have someone check on him. The Audioslave and Soundgarden frontman was in Detroit performing just that evening, and was schedule to play tomorrow night in Ohio. He was also very active on social media in the hours leading up to his death. Details are still coming in and an official cause of death is expected later today.
Chris Cornell was one of the architects of the 90's grunge music era. Millions of fans are in mourning and awaiting some closure about this shocking death.