Four years ago today, May 18th, 2017, the music world said goodbye to a rock legend in that of Chris Cornell. The Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman took his own life in a hotel room after a show in Detroit, but his legacy will continue to live on through the art he created.
So in honor of Chris today, we’re taking a look back at one of my (and many others’) all-time favorites.
“Black Hole Sun”
A 5-hour tribute concert was held in his honor in 2019 featuring Foo Fighters, Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlile, Adam Levine, Miley Cyrus, Ryan Adams, Metallica and a ton more, but there was another tribute performance that wasn’t part of that concert special.