For those of you who may not know, longtime frontman of Soundgarden, Chris Cornell, died on Wednesday night at the age of 52.
Soundgarden was slated to headline Rock on the Range this weekend. Rock on the Range issued this statement:
We are devastated to hear about the sudden passing of Chris Cornell last night. He was a true hero to music, the voice of a generation. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends and the entire music community. The voice of an angel, now watching down on us as we celebrate and honor him all weekend long.
The band performed in Detroit last night and audience members captured what will now be Cornell's final performance.
UPDATE - The Associated Press reports the cause of death has been determined: suicide by hanging. (source)