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Artists react to Chris Cornell’s death: Jane’s Addiction, Jimmy Page, St. Vincent & more

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Tributes have been pouring in via social media for Chris Cornell of Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave, who died at age 52 last night, after playing a final show with Soundgarden. Among those: Jane’s Addiction, Jimmy Page, Elton John, Q-Tip, Jason Isbell, Joe Russo, Dave Hause, Sadie Dupis of Speedy Ortiz, Doug Benson, Goo Goo Dolls, Into It. Over It, Jennifer O’Connor, Questlove, Yusuf/Cat Stevens, Frightened Rabbit, Foxing, Devin Townsend, Ben Kweller, members of Life of Agony, Sunn O))), Dillinger Escape Plan, Cold Cave, Amber Coffman, Laura Jane Grace from Against Me!, Rage Against the Machine, Living Colour, Frank Bello and Scott Ian of Anthrax, Paul Stanley of Kiss, Atreyu, Candlebox, Nile Rodgers, Chuck D, Ozzy Osbourne, RJD2, Wale, PAWS, Rise Against, Ted Leo, Marc Maron, Brian Wilson, Zac Brown Band, Best Coast, Sebastian Bach, Dee Snider, Sebastian Bach, Slash, Moby, Peter Frampton, Hayley Williams from Paramore, Val Kilmer, Cher, Tom Morello, Courtney Love, Timbaland, Carrie Brownstein, Tegan & Sara, Talib Kweli, Death Cab for Cutie, Big Boi, Colin Meloy of The Decemberists, and more. Read them below:

So saddened to hear this news.. my thoughts & prayers go out to his family and band..#RIPChrisCornell

A post shared by Frank Bello (@thefrankbello) on

Shocking news. My thoughts are with his family and friends. Going to crank Badmotorfinger.

A post shared by Scott Ian (@scottianthrax) on

Shocked & saddened by the news of Chris Cornell's passing. RIP.

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

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RIP Chris Cornell. A frontman's frontman.

A post shared by Talib Kweli (@talibkweli) on

#rip #ChrisCornell #BlackHoleSun

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