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7. Three Legendary Musicians Died
We mourned the loss of three legendary musicians this year: Chris Cornell, Chester Bennington, and Tom Petty. All three deaths came as an absolute shock, with Cornell and Bennington's deaths deemed suicides, and Petty dying of cardiac arrest.