Chris Cornell dead at 52

Chris Cornell dead at 52

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ABC/Randy HolmesChris Cornell, solo artist and singer for Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of the Dog, has died.  He was 52.

In a statement to ABC Radio, his rep said that Cornell died late Wednesday night in Detroit, Michigan. “His wife Vicky and family were shocked to learn of his sudden and unexpected passing, and they will be working closely with the medical examiner to determine the cause,” said the rep.

“They would like to thank his fans for his continuous love and loyalty, and ask that their privacy be respected at this time.”

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