“Dolby’s 12 Days of Soundgarden: Day 10 (A Roundup of Industry Perspectives on the Singer’s Life and Death)”

These are all tweets transcribed from spin.com. Yeah, fu** you too. If you need me I’ll be digging up Chris Cornell’s corpse and repeatedly punching it in the face.


Elton John:
Shocked and saddened by the sudden death of @chriscornell. A great singer, songwriter and the loveliest man.

Courtney Love:
Goodbye darling boy . Please say hi to all my loved ones . I cried for you today . Rip .

Jimmy Page:
RIP Chris Cornell
Incredibly Talented
Incredibly Young
Incredibly Missed.

Perry Farrell:
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.

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

Nile Rodgers:
A mutual friend called me and tells me my bro passed away. #RIPChrisCornell You are a great artist Love to Vicki and fam @nilerodgers.

Jimmy Chamberlain:
So sad about @chriscornell passing. Truly one of the greatest singers of our generation and a kind soul. Thoughts go out to loved ones.

Joe Perry:
Very sad news about Chris Cornell today. A sad loss of a great talent to the world, his friends and family. Rest In Peace.

AudiHole Son. Damn Chris. Rest In Power.

St. Vincent:
Chris Cornell. Damn. Was legit just playing “Outshined” yesterday. Such a loss.

Jason Isbell:
Chris Cornell? Doesn’t even seem possible. What an incredible talent. Me and teenage me are both heartbroken.

Sadie Dupius:
can’t adequately say just how much i love soundgarden/chris cornell. really important to me as a songwriter/guitarist. so sad about this 🙁

Ted Leo:
Good god. I am so so sad to hear about Chris Cornell’s death. I loved his music. I only met him once, but he was very nice. It was in Bern, Switzerland with @aimeemann. He was quiet, complimentary, & when he played, his voice was everything you’d hoped it would be.

Tony Iommi:
Chris Cornell gone at 52, what a waste. One of my favourite singers and a lovely person, this news came as a complete shock.

Carrie Brownstein:
Those of us who grew up in&around Seattle are acutely aware that we’ve lost nearly an entire generation of local music heroes.

Anderson .Paak:
Rest in power to one of my favorite voices in rock. #ChrisCornell.

Serj Tankian:
Your life and music have made an indelible impression upon mine my brother. And your spirit can only be described as generous and regal.

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