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Chester Bennington’s widow shares ‘five signs of emotional suffering’ to mark his birthday today

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To mark what would what have been his birthday, Chester Bennington's widow Talinda has launched a 'call to action' to spread awareness of depression online. 'Am I depressed?' - help and advice on mental health and what to do next Bennington passed away in July after taking his own life. He was just 41-years-old. The late Linkin Park frontman would...

Chester Bennington’s widow launches mental health awareness campaign to mark singer’s birthday

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Chester Bennington's wife has called on fans to mark the late Linkin Park frontman's upcoming birthday by taking part in a mental health awareness campaign. The singer's widow Talinda Bennington launched the 320 Changes Direction initiative after her husband's death in July 2017. It helps support those with mental health issues and attempts to break down the stigma attached to depression and addiction...

Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix says he “struggled with a lot of the same demons” as Chester Bennington

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Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix has opened up about the death of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington. Bennington passed away at the age of 41 after he was tragically found dead at his California home on July 20. Papa Roach and Linkin Park toured together in their early careers, including a stint at Ozzfest. After Bennington's passing, Papa Roach honoured the frontman with...

Chester Bennington’s widow speaks out on his death: ‘It’s nobody’s fault’

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The widow of late Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington has spoken out about the late singer's battle with depression, and the impact of his suicide. Bennington passed away in July after taking his own life. He was just 41-years-old. Appearing at the Canadian Event Safety Summit to discuss mental health, Talinda spoke about the events that led to Bennington's death, and...

VO5 NME Awards 2018: The unforgettable nominees for Music Moment Of The Year

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The nominees for Music Moment Of The Year at the VO5 NME Awards 2018 are largely proof of the power of music. Whether they were bringing people together after an untimely death or horrific terror attack, or trying to mobilise young people to vote for a better future, 2017 was not short of significant events. Recap them below and...

Mike Shinoda has given Linkin Park fans an update about the future of the band

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Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda says the band will continue after the death of Chester Bennington. Buy Linkin Park merch here Bennington passed away at the age of 41 after he was tragically found dead at his California home on July 20. During a twitter Q&A, one fan asked Shinoda, "Mike what will happen with Linkin Park in the future?" Shinoda replied, "I...

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda pays tribute to Chester Bennington on new EP

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Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda has shared a new EP and message in tribute to his late band mate Chester Bennington. The three-song release marks his first new music since the death of the late singer. Shinoda produced homemade videos for each song, all of which featuring, to different degrees, footage of him filming himself in his home. He also posted a lengthy...

Chester Bennington’s ex-wife files claim for alleged owed child support and royalties

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The late Chester Bennington's ex-wife has filed a claim with his estate for money she says she is owed. Samantha Olit was married to the Linkin Park singer - who died in Julym aged 41 - between 1996 - 2005, and the couple have a son together, called Draven. According to TMZ, Olit has filed a claim with Bennington's estate for money she's...

Mike Shinoda has provided an update on the future of Linkin Park

Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda has provided an update on the future of the group, ruling out the prospect of touring with a holographic Chester Bennington. The nu-metal icons last performed at a tribute concert in October to celebrate the life of Bennington after his death earlier this year. But while the group are yet to confirm if they will continue...

Mike Shinoda says Linkin Park’s new live album is part of his “non-linear process” of grief

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Linkin Park's new live album, One More Night Live, was released today (December 15), marking the band's first release since the death of singer Chester Bennington. Bennington passed away in July after taking his own life. He was 41. The band were only able to play 21 dates of the One More Night tour before Bennington's tragic passing and as Mike...