The rock work is simply shocked after many woke to the news of the sudden passing of Soundgarden/Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell. Like fans the world over, many musicians and entertainers took to Twitter to share their grief over the loss of easily one of the most powerful singers in rock history.
Shocked and saddened by the sudden death of @chriscornell. A great singer, songwriter and the loveliest man.
RIP Chris Cornell Incredibly Talented Incredibly Young Incredibly Missed.
Sad 2 hear of Chris Cornell passing..great singer and artist... another blow...RIP
SO SO stunned to hear about Chris Cornell! Such a terrible and sad loss! Thinking of his family tonight! RIP
Woke to terribly sad news, Chris Cornell passed away. A gifted sweet loving soul with a voice as chilling & deep as the ocean. Powerful!
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
Very sad news about Chris Cornell today. A sad loss of a great talent to the world, his friends and family. Rest In Peace.
Chris Cornell. One of the greatest voices in rock n roll history. Helped inspire me to evolve and change musically. I'm so sad. RIP BUDDY..
So very very sad that we lost another beautifully gifted human today .. RIP brother #chriscornell??
RIP Chris Cornell. Chris was the most influential singer to me as a writer. I just saw him perform days ago. Completely devastated
Oh man. Sad to hear of the passing of Chris Cornell.
Wow...this one is shocking. Chris Cornell was one of the benchmark vocalists of our generation...devastating loss. #RIPChrisCornell
A mutual friend called me and tells me my bro passed away. #RIPChrisCornell You are a great artist Love to Vicki and fam @nilerodgers