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Mike Shinoda: Chester Bennington's Tribute Gig Will Be 'Hard'

Mike Shinoda thinks Linkin Park's Chester Bennington memorial concert will be ''super super hard''.The late frontman of the 'Crawling' rockers tragically took his own life at the age of 41 in July this year, and...

Linkin Park To Perform Tribute Gig For Late Chester Bennington

Linkin Park are to play a special tribute concert in honour of their late bandmate Chester Bennington.The five remaining members of the group will reunite for the first time on stage since Chester's untimely death...

Chester Bennington's Widow Shares Video Of Late Star

Chester Bennington's widow has shared a poignant video of her late husband from just hours before he passed away.The Linkin Park frontman tragically took his own life back in July and now Talinda has taken...

Chester Bennington's Son Makes Suicide Prevention Videos

Chester Bennington's son still feels like his father is ''on vacation''.The Linkin Park frontman took his own life two months ago, and 15-year-old Draven has admitted the tragic news still hasn't fully sunk in and...

Steve Aoki Pays Tribute To Chester Bennington With 'Darker Than The Light That Never Bleeds'

Chester Bennington gets another sensational musical tribute, this time from his friend and collaborator Steve Aoki who has dropped a new mash-up of two songs featuring the Linkin Park singer entitled 'Darker Than the Light...

Steve Aoki Releases Linkin Park Remix In Chester Bennington's Honour

Steve Aoki has released a remix of his two songs with Linkin Park called 'Darker Than The Light That Never Bleeds' in memory of Chester Bennington.The EDM superstar is still feeling ''shattered'' after the US...

Talinda Bennington Shares Heartfelt Tribute To Late Husband Chester

Talinda Bennington couldn't tell ''suicidal thoughts'' were plaguing her late husband Chester Bennington before he died. The 'Linkin Park' band member tragically passed away in July this year aged 41, and the late singer's 40-year-old...

Dave Grohl Urges For Mental Health To Be Taken More Seriously

Dave Grohl has urged for mental health to be taken more seriously.The Foo Fighters frontman paid tribute to Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell and Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington - who took their own lives within...

Jay-z Urged Amy Winehouse To Stay With Him Before She Died

Jay-Z was shocked by Amy Winehouse's poor health when they met shortly before her death.The 47-year-old rap icon and the chart-topping Brit spent time together at a bar in New York City just before Amy...

Chester Bennington's Family Planning Suicide Awareness Organisation

Chester Bennington's family are planning to launch a suicide awareness organisation in honour of the late singer.The family of the Linkin Park frontman - who took his own life in July - are reportedly working...

Jared Leto's Bennington Tribute

Jared Leto paid tribute to Chester Bennington at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (27.08.17).The 30 Seconds To Mars frontman took to the stage at The Forum in Los Angeles to remember the Linkin...

Kendrick Lamar Wins Big At The Mtv Vmas

Kendrick Lamar was the big winner at this year's MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (27.08.17).The 30-year-old rap star won six prizes on the night, including Best Video of the Year, Best...

Tom Morello Won't Recover Chris Cornell's Death

Tom Morello doesn't think he will ever ''recover'' from Chris Cornell's death.The Rage Against the Machine star - who also performed alongside Chris in Audioslave - has ''so many great memories'' with Chris.He said: ''I...

Linkin Park To Hold Public Memorial For Chester Bennington

It has been more than a month since the tragic untimely death of Chester Bennington and tributes have been pouring in everywhere. His band, Linkin Park, have just revealed that they plan to launch a...

Corey Taylor Praises 'Sweetheart Of A Guy' Chester Bennington

Slipknot's Corey Taylor says Chester Bennington was a ''sweetheart of a guy''.The 43-year-old singer was close friends with the Linkin Park star - who died by suicide earlier this year - and Corey has defended...

Linkin Park To Hold Special Event To Honour Chester Bennington

Linkin Park will be holding a special event to remember Chester Bennington.The 'In The End' hitmakers have thanked their fans for their support after the tragic passing of the band's frontman and have taken to...

Steve Aoki Plays Linkin Park Songs To Help Mourn Chester

Steve Aoki has been including Linkin Park songs in his set to help him deal with Chester Bennington's death.The EDM star and the late 'Numb' hitmaker were very close and had even collaborated on music...

Jay-z Attended V Festival In A 'Bullet-proof Army Vehicle'

Jay-Z borrowed bullet-proof Army vehicles to make his entrance at V Festival on Sunday (20.08.17).The New York-born rapper was the star attraction on the Supervene stage at Hylands Park, Chelmsford, and Jay made a predictably...

Jay Z's Tribute To Chester Bennington

Jay Z paid tribute to Chester Bennington during his V Festival performance on Saturday (19.08.17). The 47-year-old rapper ended his headline set at Weston Park, Staffordshire with a rendition of his 2004 Linkin Park collaboration...

Chester Bennington's Daughter Lily Asks Mother Heartbreaking Question

Chester Bennington's daughter asked her mother the most heartbreaking question about her late dad.The Linkin Park frontman's wife Talinda Bennington revealed Lily asked her mother if he ''was on tour in [their] hearts''.She tweeted: ''Lily...

Corey Taylor On Mental Health

Corey Taylor has launched a passionate defence of Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell after they were called ''cowards'' for taking their own lives earlier this year.The Linkin Park frontman hanged himself on what would have...

Chester Bennington Funeral Items Removed From Ebay

Someone has been trying to sell items from Chester Bennington's memorial service on eBay.Friends and family of the late singer were horrified to discover that someone had put an order of service, wristband, lanyard and...

Chris Cornell's Daughter Joins Onerepublic For Tribute To Late Father

Chris Cornell's 12-year-old daughter joined OneRepublic onstage to perform a tribute to her late father.Toni Cornell - who Chris had with his wife Vicky Karayiannis - joined the 'Counting Stars' hitmakers on the 'Good Morning...

Chris Cornell's Daughter Has Audience In Tears With 'Hallelujah' Tribute

Of all the Chris Cornell and Chester Bennington tribute performances we've seen so far, this rendition of 'Hallelujah' by the former's daughter is definitely the most heart-rending. The young Toni Cornell was a pillar of...

Chester Bennington's Death Certificate Credits Him As A 'Rock Star Musician'

Chester Bennington's occupation is listed as a ''rock star musician'' on his death certificate.As well as stating the impressive job title to describe the late singer's occupation, the papers confirmed details of the Linkin Park...

Linkin Park Thank Chris Martin For 'Beautiful' Rendition Of Crawling

Linkin Park has thanked Chris Martin for his ''beautiful'' rendition of 'Crawling' at Coldplay's concert on Tuesday (01.08.17).The singer performed a piano solo version of their hit released in 2000 at Coldplay's New Jersey show...

Chris Martin's Tribute To Chester Bennington Is Beautiful

Chris Martin has just paid tribute to the late Chester Bennington with a sensational cover of Linkin Park's hit single 'Crawling' during a Coldplay performance in New Jersey earlier this week. It's a far cry...

Chester Bennington's Ex Pays Heartfelt Tribute

Chester Bennington's ex-wife has paid tribute to the late star, insisting their souls will be ''forever connected''. The Linkin Park frontman was laid to rest at South Coast Botanic Gardens, near his home in Palos...

Chester Bennington Laid To Rest

Chester Bennington has been laid to rest in a private funeral.The Linkin Park frontman's funeral took place at South Coast Botanic Gardens - near his home in Palos Verdes, Los Angeles, where he died by...

Sir Elton John Laments 'Destructive' Nature Of Artists After Chester Bennington's Death

Sir Elton John has lamented the ''destructive'' nature of artists following the deaths of Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell.The Linkin Park frontman committed suicide on July 20, just two months after the Soundgarden singer hanged...

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