Linkin Park's Lastest Music Video Was Released Hours Before Chester Bennington's Death

Watch 'Talking To Myself' here.
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On Thursday, lead singer of Linkin Park Chester Bennington was found dead by suicide, by law enforcement officials in his home in Palos Verdes Estates, California. In the aftermath of the news, celebrities like Rihanna and Chance the Rapper shared homages to the singer.

Just hours before news of Bennington's death shocked the music world, Linkin Park released their latest music video. "Talking To Myself" was released on the band's seventh studio album One More Light, and the video features footage of the band's live performances. The many shots of Bennington owning the live arena, in front of countless excited fans, has suddenly become an abrupt memorial to his artistry and passion:

After the news about Bennington's death broke across outlets, bandmate Mike Shinoda shared on Twitter, "Shocked and heartbroken, but it's true. An official statement will come out as soon as we have one."

Linkin Park hasn't released an official statement, but shared this image of Bennington on its Twitter:

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