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WATCH: Chris Cornell's poignant last song performed with Soundgarden references his own deathbed

By: EMMELINE SAUNDERS, Mirror.co.uk
May 18, 2017 Updated: May 18, 2017 at 11:59 am
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photo - Chris Cornell (Photo: Getty)
Chris Cornell (Photo: Getty) 

The last song Chris Cornell ever sang on stage before his "sudden and unexpected" death contain lyrics referencing Jesus and heaven.

Chris, the lead singer of Soundgarden, and later Audioslave, died at the age of 52 just hours after joining his Soundgarden bandmates on stage in Detroit's Fox Theatre.

The band had been two-thirds of the way through their North American tour and were due to travel to Columbus, Ohio for a concert on May 19.

They were then scheduled to appear in Maryland Heights, Denver, Houston, Dallas and Oklahoma where their tour would end on May 27.

Read the full story at Mittor.co.uk.

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