Linkin Park's front-man Chester Bennington was found dead at his home in Palos Verdes, California. The 41-year-old singer allegedly committed suicide on Thursday.
The American singer sang for various other bands before Linkin Park. He started his career with a band named 'Sean Dowdell and His Friends' then later Sean Dowdell and Bennington formed a new band, 'Grey Daze'. He was also associated with two other bands: Death by Sunrise and Stone Temple Pilots.
Initial investigation suggests that Chester hanged himself in his bedroom and his body was discovered later by his housekeeper.
Bennington began working with Linkin Park in 2000. He made his debut with writing an album 'Hybrid Theory'.
Chester began dating Elka Brand with whom he had his first child named Jamie. He later married Samantha Marie Olit in 1996 and they both had a son together, Draven Sebastian Bennington. But the couple separated in 2005.
Chester got married for the second time to Talinda Ann Bentley. The couple had three children together named: Tyler Lee Bennington and twins Lilly and Lila. He also adopted his son, Isaiah.
Chester got married to a Playboy model, Talinda Bennington on 31st December, 2005.
Chester Bennington's death comes as a massive shock to his family and friends.
The Linkin Park vocalist will be missed by his fans.