Chris Cornell Top 10 List Singer Soundgarden Audioslave Temple of the Dog

Chris Cornell’s Top 10

Chris Cornell Top 10 List Singer Soundgarden Audioslave Temple of the Dog

This one hurt.

Don’t get us wrong – recent deaths of musical deity like Prince and Bowie still sting – but Chris Cornell’s sudden and tragic death hit us harder because of the body of work that had continued to get us through our days since 1990.

Chris Cornell Top 10 List Singer Soundgarden Audioslave Temple of the Dog

The golden voice that was Cornell served as our soundtrack through thick and thin. From writing and creative projects that brought us inspiration, to road trips, workouts at the gym and get togethers deep into the night, Cornell was there for all of it. He put us under with his melodic anesthesia through a stunning range that ran from a wail, a cry or that unrivaled energy that could outperform a can of Monster any day of the week and twice on Sundays.

Chris Cornell Top 10 List Singer Soundgarden Audioslave Temple of the Dog

When are we going to stop taking things for granted with our heroes? Anything can happen at any time. Sadly, we’re reminded of this on a daily basis here in 2017. Cornell had that voice that never ceased to amaze.

Here are the 10 that we’ll always have on repeat….