Christopher John Boyle (born July 20, 1964), professionally known as Chris Cornell, is an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for Soundgarden and as the former lead vocalist for Audioslave. He is also known for his...Wikipedia
Born: 20th July, 1964, Seattle
Height: 6' 3" (191 cm)
Claim to Fame: Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple Of The Dog, solo work
Carry On is the second solo studio album released by American musician Chris Cornell. It was released on May 28, 2007 in the United Kingdom and June 5, 2007 in the United States. This album is Cornell's second after Euphoria Morning in 1999, and his first since leaving his former band Audioslave. As of September 4, 2007, the album has sold 121,000 copies in the US and 300,000 copies worldwide.
Sold over 5 million records with his band Soundgarden. Sold over 300,000 copies of his solo debut, Euphoria Morning, as well as earned a grammy nomination. In 2002 his new band Audioslave sold 2 million copies of their self titled debut.
Vicky gave birth to his second daughter named Toni on the 18th of September, 2004
TAD DOYLE Comments On SOUNDGARDEN Near-Reunion Performance - Apr. 8, 2009 SOUNDGARDEN guitarist Kim Thayil, bassist Ben Shepherd, and drummer Matt Cameron performed together onstage for the first time in more than a decade on March 24, 209 at Seattle`s Crocodile Cafe. The trio came out for a show on RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello`s recent Justice Tour, for which he invited musician friends in each city to perform. Singing in place of frontman Chris Cornell was Tad Doyle, former leader of Seattle cult band TAD. The foursome`s three-song... Read More
Posted by grungelover83 5 years ago
In promotion of his new album, Scream, Chris Cornell appears on the cover of the latest issue on BabyCouture with children Toni, 4 and Christopher Nicholas, 3.
Also posing for a fashion spread inside, Toni and “Baby Chris,” as he’s known, play in the tub and serve dad lunch!
The kids are Chris’ with wife Vicky Karayiannis. The rocker will be touring the United States in support of Scream — the next leg begins tomorrow! Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
Godsmack singer joins list of frontmen gone solo By Geri Sciortino - Dec. 7, 2008 Any discussion on the merits of catching a concert by Sully Erna (lead dude from Godsmack to you) will invariably lead to a discourse of why it is that few if any of the most successful hard rock bands of the `90s and 2000s have spun off a successful solo career for their lead singers. Used to be the norm that every huge band was at least good for two solo careers. Genesis has two lead singers who both enjoyed long and successful solo careers. Every Temptation that bolted the group was... Read More
Posted by bellababy 6 years ago
Former Audioslave vocalist Chris Cornell has been forced to postpone his forthcoming European tour due to scheduling conflicts. The singer, who also fronted Soundgarden, was due to kick off a series of 20 live dates in the Netherlands on May 30. But the star has now scrapped the concerts after discovering the shows clashed with scheduled recording sessions for his next solo album - with super producer Timbaland. In a statement released this week, Cornell apologizes for the mix-up and reassures fans the gigs will still go ahead, albeit at a later date, reports... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
I`m not a lyric writer to make statements. What I enjoy doing is making paintings with lyrics, creating colorful images. I think that`s more what entertainment and music should be.