Chester Bennington laughed and sang alongside together with his Linkin Park bandmates in a “Carpool Karaoke” episode that was filmed simply days earlier than his dying.
Linkin Park introduced final week that with the blessing of Bennington’s household, they’d be airing their episode of the Apple TV present, and made good on the promise Thursday, once they premiered the automotive experience they took July 14, six days earlier than Bennington dedicated suicide.
Within the video, Bennington — joined by actor Ken Jeong driving shotgun and bandmates Mike Shinoda and Joe Hahn — belts alongside to a few of the group’s largest hits, like “Numb,” “Within the Finish” and “Speaking to Myself.”
The 20-minute episode showcases the singer’s dry humorousness in a bit the place he teaches Jeong the best way to “screan” (or, scream sing), and in a hilarious dance-off choreographed by Jeong.
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Singing apart, Bennington additionally spoke frankly of his youngsters, and defined that he simply needed them to embrace what makes them pleased.
“For me, I simply need my youngsters to seek out one thing that they are keen about. Like, considered one of my youngsters loves sports activities. Nice. My daughters, they love music, they need to discover ways to play devices. Lily’s actually curious, like, ‘Daddy, how do you write songs?’ And I simply need them to seek out no matter it’s,” he stated.
James Corden, who created “Carpool Karaoke,” stated in August that the destiny of the episode was as much as Bennington’s household, and they might determine whether or not or not it aired.
Final week, Chester’s widow Talinda shared a teaser of the video on Twitter with the caption, “With all of our blessings.”
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