Chris Cornell will be remembered as one of the most talented musicians and rock vocalists of all time. To Brad Pitt, he will also be remembered as a friend.
The rocker was found dead in his hotel room in Detroit Wednesday, hours after his band Soundgarden performed in the city. He was 52. A slew of celebs have expressed their condolences online. A source told E! News Pitt "is devastated and in shock" over Cornell's death.
The two have known each other for years and the actor is a big fan of the rocker's work.
"I'm a big Chris Cornell addict, anything he does," Pitt told Cinema Confidential in 2004, when asked about his favorite music.