It's not an easy listen, and is especially hard to get through now, but it remains one of his most powerful performances, and a reminder that what he left us can never be replicated. Archived from on February 5, 2014. Archived from on June 8, 2014. Archived from on February 22, 2014. The rendition is proof of how much fire he was able to imbue his voice with at will.
Archived from on September 21, 2014. Bennington knocks it out of the park, oscillating between delicate delivery and pure unadulterated power before Vince Neil comes in. Do I trust some and get fooled by phoniness, Or do I trust nobody and live in loneliness? But it wasn't always about brute force with Bennington: His yawp had a piercing clarity to it, too, which helped facilitate Linkin Park's eventual evolution away from the nu-metal moment that birthed them into more straightforward stadium rock, and in recent days, to something more resembling alt-pop. At Ozzfest 2001, Chester Bennington teamed up with Disturbed to take on a cover of one of the groove-metal titan's most famous hits. Archived from on October 27, 2009. Archived from on October 19, 2013. There was only one batch made just two different people.
Archived from on December 23, 2010. Archived from on December 23, 2010. In 2007, their third studio album, , also debuted at number-one on the Billboard 200, selling 623,000 copies in its first week. Did you care for him? Their following studio album Meteora continued the band's success, topping the Billboard 200 album chart in 2003, and was followed by extensive touring and charity work. Archived from on September 25, 2009. Bennington's voice is pained and vulnerable in the song's softer moments, passionate during its louder ones, injecting every single word with the emotions that were coursing through his body.
Archived from on September 18, 2009. While this has been most clearly embodied in Linkin Park's chart-topping fusion of hip-hop and alt-metal, even 's vocals alone showcased a wide range of influences and styles. He was the band's not-so-secret weapon, capable of unleashing holy hell at a measure's notice, making their songs captivating even when they otherwise sounded like they were just spinning their Xbox controllers. Bans and post removals can be appealed when you feel they were performed unjustly. Ultimately, Bennington's legacy will be the songs -- gorgeous, thrashing pop-metal assaults that were as heavy and visceral as but as immaculately produced and structurally unimpeachable as -- and the fact that, while critics of the early '00s were scouring every grungy New York club for the New Rock Revolution, Linkin Park were actually providing it, with music that pushed rock into the 2000s unafraid, rather than trying to chain it to memories of the prior century. Archived from on December 24, 2012. The band stripped the song bare, the only instrumentation being Mike Shinoda on piano while Bennington sang.
Archived from on December 23, 2010. Jeremy left the band during All We Know Is Falling, that's why Hayley wrote All we know song. Few songs in any genre have this much care put into their composition; for early '00s rock, it towered over the pack like Chester himself, perched on the gargoyle in the song's video. Archived from on July 23, 2014. Archived from on June 16, 2014.
Hahn Music administered by Songs Of Universal, Inc. Archived from on December 24, 2012. No one could ever say, not even after today's events, that it didn't even matter. Hayley convinced Josh and Zac to let Jeremy back in and the brothers brought Taylor. Archived from on July 16, 2012. He embodies the spirit of Robert Plant's vocal experimentation and the swaggering freedom found on the original track, allowing his voice to do its own thing without worrying too much about where he ended it up — and completely knocking the cover out of the park.
This is first and foremost a community for Linkin Park fans, so our mutual interest must be respected. On a greatest hits collection, that reminder isn't necessary. Archived from on October 12, 2010. It would be better to add more from their first 3 albums than to fill it with lesser songs from an album that many didn't enjoy. However, we ask that you be civil when contacting us. And the last piano echo, a final sob over the tear-stained track, is iconic.
Here are the band's 15 best. Hahn Music administered by Songs Of Universal, Inc. When the record was done Paramore needed a bassist and a rhythm guitarist. Archived from on August 28, 2008. It's not the saddest part of today, but it's still absolutely heartbreaking that Chester Bennington didn't live to see rock's history writers come around on.
Below are 10 standout covers that display the range and skill that made so many fall in love with Bennington's voice. Archived from on May 2, 2012. No band ever need accomplish more than that on their debut single. Linking to leaks is against the rules and results in one warning before a ban. Archived from on November 20, 2011. It was a pretty big risk at a time when metal was still a mainstream enough proposition for a band to have something to lose by abandoning it, but Linkin Park had the melodic instincts to make it sing and the instrumental support to make it massive, the song letting in more light with each verse and chorus until the guitars push the blinds all the way open, bathing the chorus in glorious, undeniable sunlight.
Archived from on October 4, 2013. Archived from on August 28, 2014. They have hits across all seven albums, as well as several singles. What do you guys think? Archived from on September 21, 2014. Hahn Music administered by Songs Of Universal, Inc.