Chester Bennington in high spirits six days before suicide in 'Carpool Karaoke' episode

Published: October 13, 2017
SHARES
Email
PHOTO: TMZ

PHOTO: TMZ

PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: TMZ

Earlier this year, the world shook at the news of Chester Bennington’s untimely demise.

Bennington was the lead singer of largely popular rock group, Linkin Park which rose to popularity in the 2000s with their album Hybrid Theory.

PHOTO: FILE

PHOTO: FILE

The Carpool Karaoke show recently aired and streamed on the band’s official Facebook page.

Why Chester Bennington’s life mattered to so many Pakistanis in the end

The 23- minute video starts off with a a text saying, “With the blessing of Chester’s family and his bandmates, we share this episode, and dedicate it to the memory of Chester.”

The late, lead singer recorded this episode while driving around Los Angeles just six days before he committed suicide in his home. The episode also showed actor Ken Jeong of The Hangover fame.

Carpool Karaoke is a highly famed spin off web series from the The Late Late Show hosted by British comedian, James Corden.

Bennington seemed in high spirits singing and laughing with his band mates Mike Shinoda and Joe Hahn.

The band jammed to their hits such as Numb and did renditions of songs like OutKast’s Hey Ya.

Watch the full video below:

Linkin Park will reportedly do a tribute concert for their band mate in late October – and Blink 182, System Of A Down, Bring Me The Horizon and KoRn are all speculated to perform.

Twitter in tears after Chester Bennington’s untimely death

 

PHOTO: FILE

PHOTO: FILE

The video received emotional responses from fans all over world.

Some fans also commended the bands efforts to keep his spirit alive.

After Bennington met his tragic fate, the late front-man’s wife took it to Twitter to spread awareness regarding depression and suicide prevention. She posted a video of Bennington laughing with his kids, proving that depression doesn’t have a face and its about time mental health was given the same importance as physical health.

PHOTO: FILE

PHOTO: FILE

Bennington committed suicide by hanging himself and left behind a grieving wife and six kids.

Have something to add to the story? Share it in the comments below. 

Facebook Conversations

Leave Your Reply Below

Your comments may appear in The Express Tribune paper. For this reason we encourage you to provide your city. The Express Tribune does not bear any responsibility for user comments.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.

More in Life & Style