The sad news broke about an hour ago that Chester Bennington, the lead vocalist of American Rock band, Linkin Park had died. However, it’s has been revealed that the singer actually took his own life.
The body of the 41-year-old was found in his private home in LA County at about (17:00 GMT) local time on Thursday and the coroner said it was obvious Chester hung himself.
Bennington was reportedly an associate of Soundgarden singer, Chris Cornell who also took his own sometime in May.
Linkin Park, an American rock band formed in 1996 had sold over 70 million albums worldwide and won two Grammy Awards to their credits.
Bennington Chester is survived by a wife and six children from two marriages.