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Justin Bieber to Marilyn Manson: ‘I Made You Relevant Again’ With Repurposed T-Shirt
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Corey Taylor: Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell Were Not Cowards
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Linkin Park Album + Song Sales Surge Following Chester Bennington’s Death
Linkin Park's album and song sales grew 5,332 percent after Chester Bennington's death while four Linkin Park albums returned to the Billboard 200.
Korn’s Brian ‘Head’ Welch Calls Chester Bennington’s Death ‘Cowardly Way Out,’ Explains Hi…
After Welch claimed Bennington took 'the cowardly way out,' the guitarist clarified his statement, chalking it up to feeling angry over the situation.
Chris Cornell’s Widow Believes Prescription Drug Ativan May Have Contributed to Soundgarde…
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