The world of hard rock is reeling after another suicide has claimed one of its brightest stars. Chester Bennington, the front man of Linkin Park, was found dead in his home July 20th at the age of 41. Today, we pay tribute to man who sang the soundtrack to countless people’s teenage years with a collection of Linkin Park tattoos.
The band’s rise to stardom was meteoric. Singles from the record received heavy airplay and the band toured furiously in support. By the release of their second album, they had become one of the biggest names in heavy music. They enjoyed a great deal of success throughout their career, releasing well-received albums, touring the world, and accruing a large fanbase.
These Linkin Park tattoos represent just an iota of the love the world had for Bennington. He will be sorely missed. If you are suffering from depression or feeling suicidal, we urge you to reach out to someone. The number for the National Suicide Prevention Line is 1-800-273-8255. Even if you are depressed but not considering suicide, open up to those closest to you. There’s no shame and no one has to be in this fight alone.