As was reported last night, Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington was found dead in his home. He was 41 years old.
The LA County Coroner has since confirmed that Bennington had taken his own life.
The news of his death has provoked an outpouring of grief from fans across the world and many from the world of music and celebrity have taken to Twitter to pay tribute to the singer and the impact his music had on their lives.
"A Thousand Suns" got me through a horribly dark time. I'm indebted. Thank you and RIP Chester Bennington, wish you were here
— Joss Whedon (@joss) July 20, 2017
Oh dear God. Massive R.I.P to Chester Bennington of @linkinpark this BREAKS OUR HEART. Suicide is the devil on earth walking amongst us ðŸ˜ž
— OneRepublic (@OneRepublic) July 20, 2017
Very sad to hear about the death of Chester Bennington, a huge talent and lovely guy gone far too soon. R
— Keane (@keaneofficial) July 21, 2017
Heartbroken to hear the news about Chester Bennington. A true talent gone too soon.
— Jamie Campbell Bower (@Jamiebower) July 21, 2017
So sorry to hear the news about Chester Bennington. Sending so much luv, strength & light to his family, kids & @linkinpark ohana.
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) July 20, 2017
— Donnie Wahlberg (@DonnieWahlberg) July 20, 2017
Today is a sad day. #ChesterBennington R.I.P ðŸ'”
— Walking On Cars (@WalkingOnCars) July 20, 2017
— Keegan Allen (@KeeganAllen) July 20, 2017
Chester was one of the kindest men I've had on my show. My heart breaks for his family and friends. He will be missed terribly.
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) July 20, 2017
"When life leaves us blind, love keeps us kind." - Chester Bennington. Rest easy sir. pic.twitter.com/RLhmf0UR0B
— Nickelback (@Nickelback) July 20, 2017
— Nile Rodgers (@nilerodgers) July 20, 2017