Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dead, Commits Suicide by Hanging | TMZ News

Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dead, Commits Suicide by Hanging | TMZ News

Law enforcement sources tell us the singer hanged himself at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in L.A. County. His body was discovered Thursday just before 9 AM.


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Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dead, Commits Suicide by Hanging | TMZ News

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20 Responses

  1. Sleepy Cheesy says:

    He has died a great legend, and he gave us all our childhood. His legacy with Linkin Park will never be forgotten. Rip to him, he was a great man and he’s in a safer place now. He will forever live on in our hearts ❤❤❤

    -R.I.P. Chester Bennington

  2. vicky patil says:

    Thank you for making my childhood awesome with all the great music! The world will miss you forever!
    R.I.P Chester Bennington!

  3. Tactics says:

    I normally don’t listen to Linkin Park but I was listening Numb just yesterday and he is dead, sad.

  4. Shivangi Sharma says:

    my dream was to meet him in person..A Great Musician…his voice reflected his soul.Such a good n pure hearted guy…was blessed with talent.He inspired me like no one else…Reminds me of Kurt…I wonder why such good people die, cause the world is full of selfishness and abuse everywhr n f**ing criticism ( “injustice anywhere affects everywhere”)
    my idol is dead, I wanna kill myself
    God please send him back.

  5. A.M Lash says:

    This feels so surreal. He did in some way save my life. Linkin Park helped through some dark times like it did to many others. Chester was my idol back in the day and even now I respected him a lot. This has probably been the most shocked I have been by a celeb’s death – it doesn’t feel real. I am honestly heartbroken because it feels like a part of my childhood/early teenage years has been shattered,
    Chester if only you knew how much your music, your voice and you as a person helped me cope with life.

    Quoting one of my favourite Linkin Park’s songs:

    “When you’ve suffered enough
    And your spirit is breaking
    You’re growing desperate from the fight
    Remember you’re loved and you always will be
    This melody will bring you right back home”

    I am beyond sad

     Rest in Peace Chester, thank you for what you have given us

  6. DateDylan says:

    Hard to feel sorry for a millionaire who committed suicide, but it’s sad I guess…

  7. staffsargemobuto says:

    Read to the end before you judge:

    Suicide is indeed a selfish act, but it is not committed because the individual was intentionally trying to be a dick to everyone else. Depression gives you such personal torment that is so intense that all you wind up seeing is your own pain. To that person, there is nothing else but pain. Every living moment is a struggle, growing until ending their life is the only way to end the pain. But guess what? Ending your own life isn’t an easy decision. You don’t just suddenly decide “Yeah, i want to die”, you have to fight past your survival instinct that is telling you that being alive is more important. Now it becomes a fight between wanting the pain to end and fighting the impulse to survive.

    People who commit suicide are selfishly ending their own suffering, but they are not cowards. Cowards are afraid. Cowards run. Those who have suffered from depression were not afraid of their personal suffering. They fought to end it, whatever outcome it may have become. They just wanted it to stop hurting.

    Source: Empathy

  8. James S says:

    _Depression doesn’t discriminate & it knows no boundaries. Young, old, rich, poor, fat, thin, beautiful, ugly, popular, nerd, loved, lonely- depression doesn’t see a difference & affects all kinds of people._

    *R.I.P Chester Bennington.*

  9. KJ SOTO says:

    Now I’ve become so Numb…

  10. Alanna Wightman says:

    Can’t believe he’s gone

  11. Adam Miller says:

    Shitty. R.I.P. Chester.

  12. Gary McRoy says:

    Yeah…. but what’s Corey think about the suicide?

  13. Jenny De la cruz says:

    I consider that the one who abused him should go to jail

  14. xX Jays0nLyrics Xx says:

    chester bennington RIP SMH!

  15. Triple B says:

    Your voice was too good for us, sing to angels now Chester R.I.P.

  16. Ryan. Tiz says:

    Man this band has brought me happiness and interest to their type of music. I always loved you man, Rest In Peace??

  17. RastamanBob2001 says:

    Just made a cover in honor of chester.. check it out if you want. Rest in peace chester.

  18. Theodore Rae says:

    Awe man not another one ? sad day today! REST IN PEACE!!!!!

  19. 404 Error says:

    You happy now trump supporters! AT WHAT COST!

  20. Brian Kop says:

    Committing suicide is never the answer, it is better to get help. I am feel crushed after hearing this.

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