Artists React to the Death of Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington passed earlier today, reportedly committing suicide.

Related: Chester Bennington Dead, Linkin Park Singer Commits Suicide By Hanging

Artists took to social media to express their shock, grief and condolences.

“Shocked and heartbroken, but it’s true,” wrote Bennington’s bandmate Mike Shinoda. “An official statement will come out as soon as we have one.”

“No words. So heartbroken. RIP Chester Bennington,” wrote Imagine Dragons. “RIP Chester. Tragic ending. Condolences his family and friends and Linkin Park,” tweeted Chance The Rapper.

See all the posts below.

RIP Chester..

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If you or someone you know is considering suicide, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

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