Quotes From Chester Bennington’s Final Interview Will Break Your Heart

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Yesterday, Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park, committed suicide by hanging at the age of 41-years-old.

According to TMZ, law enforcement sources said the singer and songwriter hanged himself at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles County.

Now, just a day after the iconic rocker’s death, details about his final interview are coming to light, and they’re as heartbreaking as you’d imagine.

via Mirror:

Speaking to Will Lavin, he said: “I came to a point in my life where I was like, ‘I can either just give up and fucking die or I can fucking fight for what I want.’ And I chose to fight for what I wanted. I wanted to have good relationships. I wanted to love the people in my life. I wanted to enjoy my job.

“I wanted to enjoy being a dad and having friends and just getting up in the morning. Because that was a struggle for me.”

Bennington is survived by his wife and six children. RIP.

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