Chris Cornell

Do the 2018 Grammys Have a Problem With Rock?

That zero rockers made this year’s Big Four categories isn't shocking: In 2017, the only rock act to score a Big Four nod was Twenty One Pilots. But …

Music

Watch Soundgarden Member Open Up About 'Terribly' Missing Chris Cornell

Pearl Jam and Soundgarden drummer Matt Cameron discussed missing Chris Cornell for the first time in a new video on Cornell’s social media.<p>“I’m Matt …

Rights & Freedoms

Cranberries’ Dolores O’Riordan’s Body Was Discovered Eerily Similar To Chris Cornell & Elvis

Daily Mail are reporting new details on the death of Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan in London, England. The lead singer of The Cranberries was …

Dolores O'Riordan

David Byrne leads Choir! Choir! Choir! in covers of Bowie and Madonna: Watch

<i>Photo by Sachyn Mital</i><p>Toronto’s Choir! Choir! Choir! is an open-invitation singing group known for its massive tributes to music legends like Leonard …

David Bowie

Watch David Byrne Lead a Massive Choir in Singing David Bowie’s “Heroes”

Throughout the years, we've featured performances of Choir!Choir!Choir!--a large amateur choir from Toronto that meets weekly and sings their hearts …

Culture

Heart's Ann Wilson on Sexism in Rock, Why #MeToo Is a 'Power Issue'

Singer also discusses the continued relevance of "Barracuda," Trump's poor example, why she related to Taylor Swift's groping incident and more<p>When …

Feminism

Watch Chris Cornell Cover Prince's "Nothing Compares 2 U"

Watch Chris Cornell's heartfelt acoustic cover of one of Prince's great songs.<p>7<p>SHARES<p>When Prince died in April 2016, Soundgarden main man Chris …

Guitar

Chris Cornell's Brother Reveals Beautiful Story About Meeting Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan

Chris Cornell’s brother Peter has posted the following:<p><i>I played in a band in the 90’s. Being a band from Seattle in those days was like riding a</i> …

Dolores O'Riordan

Rick Springfield Says He Contemplated Suicide in 2017

Rick Springfield contemplated suicide last year as he continued to battle against the depression issues that have followed him all his adult life. …

Chester Bennington

The Weirdest Rap Collaborations Of All-Time

<i>Joel Biswas is not here for the Britney Spears revival.</i>It’s surreal to think that rap is old enough to be historical, let alone kitsch, but nostalgia …

Music

Julien Baker: From the Deep South Emerges Indie’s Most Empathetic Songwriter

A queer Christian from the heart of deep-red America, Julien Baker is now indie’s most heartbreaking songwriter. We spoke about her rapid success and …

Culture

Hip-hop vs Rock and Roll: Why hip-hop tops the charts, but rock shows are here to stay

CLOSE<p>Nielsen Music's 2017 year-end-report puts rap at the top of the list for most listened to genre of 2017.<p>Rock ’n’ roll has been king of the music …

Imagine Dragons

Seattle Icon Reveals How 'Brutality' Became 'Too Much' For Chris Cornell

Heart singer Ann Wilson discussed Chris Cornell and her upcoming tribute album tentatively titled Dead Guys Project.<p>She told <b>The Sun Herald</b>, “The …

Chris Cornell’s Mother-In-Law Opens Up About Ex-Wife Meeting With Soundgarden

An Instagram account recently shared a picture of Kim Thayil, Jack Endino, Stuart Hallerman, Matt Cameron, Hiro Yamamoto, and Susan Silver at dinner …

Ann Wilson Reveals Plans For ‘Project Dead Guys’ Tribute Album As Feud With Sister Nancy Keeps Heart On Hiatus

Ann Wilson is moving forward with new music as a nasty family feud continues to put Heart, her longtime band with her sister Nancy, in jeopardy. Ann …

Entertainment

Chris Cornell's Family & Various Stars Team Up To Raise Awareness For Human Rights

Subscribe to Metal Injection on<p>Chris Cornell's song "The Promise" was written for a 2017 film of the same name, which was about the Armenian …

Barbra Streisand

Chris Cornell's Children Hit Back At Disgusting Cyber Bullies

Chris Cornell’s daughter Toni has posted the following on her photography Instagram:<p>“It really hurts when I am scrolling through my Instagram and …

Parenting

Widow, Chris Cornell Bandmate, Candlebox & Puddle of Mudd Play At Scott Weiland Bandmate Wedding

Former Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts bassist Tommy Black got married to Marshelle Fair over the weekend.<p>The Viper Room blog reported, “The …

Don Henley

George Clooney, Ryan Gosling & Others Help Chris Cornell’s Family Launch Campaign for Human Rights

Chris Cornell’s family and famous friends are uniting in his honor to fight for social issues and human rights.<p>In a new video, his children Toni, …

George Clooney

Chris Cornell’s #KeepThePromise Campaign

ET Canada Awards<p>Latest Videos<p>Trailers<p>Uncut<p>Royals<p>Full Episodes<p>From The Vault<p>Canada 150<p>The Late Show With Stephen Colbert<p>Saturday Night …

Stephen Colbert

Legendary Seattle Singer Announces 'Project Dead Guys' Album To Honor Chris Cornell & More

<b>Blabbermouth</b> reports that Heart singer Ann Wilson is working on a tribute album to “artists who have departed in the last several years,” including …

Tom Petty

2018 Psycho Las Vegas Reveal Additions

In addition to the big stories we covered today, Wire-to-Wire provides you with some of the other key rock and metal news items from Jan. 11, 2018:<p>- …

Las Vegas

Rick Springfield reveals he’s recently considered suicide

Rick Springfield revealed he’s contemplated suicide as recently as last year.<p>The “Jessie’s Girl” singer told SiriusXM’s Feedback this week that he’s …

Mental Health

See Star-Studded 'The Promise' PSA Featuring Chris Cornell

"I vow to keep the promise to fight for the world's most vulnerable children," late musician says<p>Chris Cornell, his children Toni and Christopher, …

Ozzy Osbourne

LOVE IS STRONGER THAN DEATH, OR, A LITTLE NOTE OF HOPE FOR 2018

<b>In loving memory of Mikio Fujioka</b><p>It’s a fact that life expectancy keeps going up with every century, yet I feel like all I hear about lately is death.<p>…

Love

Chris Cornell Sings Grammy-Nominated Song, Vows to ‘Keep the Promise’ to Help Refugees in Exclusive Video

In a new video for Chris Cornell’s Grammy-nominated track, “The Promise,” the late Soundgarden frontman pledges his efforts to protect refugee …

Barbra Streisand

Soundgarden Member Reveals Beautiful Thing Chris Cornell Did With Metallica & Beatles Members

Pearl Jam and Soundgarden drummer Matt Cameron posted on Instagram, “Happy Birthday Jimmy Page! Chris and I were invited to Jimmy’s book …

Ringo Starr

Remembering Andrew Wood, Grunge’s Most Underrated Genius

When you think of grunge music it’s hard not to conjure up images of Kurt and Courtney, Chris Cornell humming the chorus of Black Hole Sun and Pearl …

For Men

System of a Down Singer Reveals If Chris Cornell Was ‘Tired’ Of Soundgarden

System of a Down singer Serj Tankian paid tribute to late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell in EW’s 2017 Year in Review issue. He revealed that …

Elton John

Pearl Jam Member Reveals How He Inspired Huge Chris Cornell Hits

Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament was recently interviewed by The Powell Movement, and he discussed working on the 1992 film Singles, and how he created …