Chris Cornell Tribute Concert will feature Soundgarden, Foo Fighters, Temple Of The Dog, and more

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Chris Cornell will be honored with a concert fit for the star, “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell,” at The Forum in Los Angeles.

Performances will include those by members of Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog, plus guest appearances by Foo Fighters, Metallica, Ryan Adams and more.

Jimmy Kimmel is set to host, “presented by Cornell’s family and closest friends.”

Says Vicky Cornell, “We are honored to have all these amazing artists and friends come together to pay tribute to and show their love and appreciation for Chris, his music and the mark he’s left on the world.  We look forward to sharing this night with all the fans.”

Hosts also include Tom Morello,  Brad Pitt, Josh and Kathryn Brolin,  Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, Courteney Cox, Kaley Cuoco, David Spade, John Carter Cash, and Linda Ramone, among others.

Tickets will be released November 16 at Ticketmaster.com and will include a copy of Cornell’s self-titled retrospective album and benefit the Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation and the Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation.

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