Wednesday, July 26, 2017 This Week's Paper

Chris Cornell dead of apparent suicide

Details are gradually emerging regarding the shocking death of Soundgarden and Audioslave front man Chris Cornell, who passed away just hours after performing in Detroit last night. Many sources report that a family friend called police around midnight after finding the 52-year-old singer unresponsive in his hotel room. The Wayne County Medical Examiner has ruled the cause of death suicide by hanging, TMZ reports. Find Rolling Stone's obituary here; and read our last review of one of Cornell's performances - with Temple of the Dog in Seattle last November - here