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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 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...

Mike Shinoda responds to reports that Chester Bennington had MDMA in his system as autopsy report revealed

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Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington reportedly had a trace amount of alcohol in his system at the time of his death - but his bandmate Mike Shinoda has denied that drugs played any part in his death. Bennington passed away in July after taking his own life. He was 41. Now, TMZ has obtained Bennington's autopsy, which appears to indicate that the singer...

Value of personal items left behind by Scott Weiland revealed

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Late Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland left behind memorabalia worth over half a million dollars, according to new court documents. Legal papers filed by his ex-wife Mary Forsberg, revealed that Weiland owned 20 framed albums, and also possessed used studio equipment worth an estimated $72,500. The total sum of the items, which include a $900 Boogie cabinet, and a $275 signed Joe...

Linkin Park announce new live album dedicated to late frontman Chester Bennington

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Linkin Park have announced a new live album in memory of the late frontman Chester Bennington. Bennington passed away in July after taking his own life. Last month saw the likes of System Of A Down and Blink-182 join the band for an all-star tribute gig dedicated to the singer. Now, 'One More Light Live' will include live recordings taken from Bennington's final...

Bring Me The Horizon’s Oli Sykes: ‘Chester Bennington is responsible for the path I chose in life’

Bring Me The Horizon's Oli Sykes and Chester Bennington
Bring Me The Horizon frontman Oli Sykes has hailed late Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington declaring he was "the reason I wanted to be in a band". Sykes' band recently played a tribute gig in LA dedicated to the late singer alongside Blink-182 and members of Korn, Avenged Sevenfold and System Of A Down. Bennington was found dead in his California home after taking...

Stone Temple Pilots announce first show since Chester Bennington’s death

Chester Bennington performing with Stone Temple Pilots in Louisville, Kentucky in September 2015
Stone Temple Pilots have announced their first live show since former frontman Chester Bennington's death. According to Blabbermouth, the band will play The Troubadour in West Hollywood, California on November 14. Attendees to the free show will be chosen at random today, following an email which went out to SiriusXM subscribers. It will be their first show with their as yet unannounced...

Watch Linkin Park and their fans pay tribute to Chester Bennington by singing ‘In The End’

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Linkin Park fans paid tribute to the late Chester Bennington by singing his vocal part for the band's hit single 'In The End' during a memorial show last night (October 27) - watch the spine-tingling rendition below. The band paid tribute to Bennington - who passed away at the age of 41 back in July after taking his own life...

Chester Bennington leaves entire estate to wife and kids in will

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Chester Bennington has left his entire estate to his surviving family, according to reports. The Linkin Park frontman was tragically found dead at his California home on July 20. His death was later ruled to be suicide by a coroner. Now, according to TMZ, court papers have revealed that Bennington's whole estate will be left to his wife, Talinda Bennington, and six...

Linkin Park to livestream Chester Bennington tribute concert

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Linkin Park have announced they will livestream their Chester Bennington tribute concert later this week. The frontman of the nu-metal band was found dead at his California home on July 20. His death was later ruled to be suicide by a coroner. RIP Chester Bennington - the NME obituary The surviving members of Linkin Park will perform at Los Angeles Hollywood...