Chester Bennington was a lead singer of Linkin Park, he has committed suicide by hanging at the age of 41.
According to the law enforcement of TMZ, singer and song write Chester Bennington hanged himself in his private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles Country. On Thursday at 9PM PST his body was discovered.
Chester Bennington was struggling with alcohol and drugs issues for years, in the past saying he had considered committing suicide due to childhood abuse. Chester Bennington was a best friend of late Chris Cornell and he had performed “Hallelujah” at his funeral, 20 July was Cornell’s birthday, the day Bennington commit suicide.
At this time neither Bennington’s family nor Linkin Park has released a statement.
Last album of Linkin Park looks like a call for help. Look at this track list.
About Chester Bennington
He was born on March 20, 1976, was an American singer, musician and song writer.
Bennington was a lead singer of lead vocalist of Linkin Park, Bucket of Weenies, and Dead by Sunrise.Chester Bennington was the lead singer for Stone Temple Pilots from 2013 to 2015.
Hybrid Theory, in 2000 was known as a debut album of Chester Bennington, which was a huge commercial success. Album was certified Diamond by RIAA in year 2005, The best debut album of the decade.
Linkin Park has more then 70 million records worldwide. Hybrid Theory is also one of the best selling album.