Photo: Kevin Mazur for Chris Cornell Estate

Chris Cornell Honored with Impressive Collabs During 42 Song Tribute Concert: Watch Video + Setlist

Lastnight, Stars aligned for I Am The Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell at The Forum in Los Angeles. The star-studded concert event honored Chris Cornell’s legacy and contribution to music history with artists curating their own performance to remember Chris in this epic night of music, that took fans on an unforgettable journey through Chris’ legendary career and catalogue.   The one night only event united artists and actors across genres and generations.

The show raised over 1 million dollars for the Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation (chrisandvickycornellfoundation.org/) as well as The Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation (www.ebmrf.org), a nonprofit dedicated to raising funds and awareness for this painful and debilitating genetic disorder, a very personal cause that Chris cared deeply about and supported through his commitment to helping others.

The show was presented by Chris’ wife Vicky Cornell, family and closest friends.  Jimmy Kimmel hosted the special night.  It was produced by Joel Gallen.

Attendees included Brad Pitt, Josh Brolin, Leonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale, Tom Hanks, Courteney Cox, Cameron Crowe, Kaley Cuoco, David Spade, John Carter Cash, Sam and Aaron Taylor-Johnson and more.

Setlist:

The Melvins (Buzz Osborne, Dale Crover, Steven Shane McDonald, Jeff Pinkus)

  • “Kicking Machine”
  • “With Your Heart Not Your Hands”
  • “Leech”
  • “Heart of Honey”
  •  Spoonman”

Rita Wilson

  • “The Promise”

Nikka Costa and Alain Johannes

  • “Disappearing One”

Chris Stapleton

  • “The Keeper”

Foo Fighters (Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel, Pat Smear, Chris Shiflett, Rami Jaffee)

  • “No Attention”

“Earache My Eye”

  • “Girl You Want”
  • “Everlong (Acoustic)”

Josh Homme

  • “Rusty Cage”

Adam Levine, Jesse Carmichael, and Stone Gossard

  • “Seasons”

Miley Cyrus

  • “Two Drink Minimum”

Audioslave (Tom Morello and Brad Wilk)

  • “Cochise” (with Geezer Butler and Perry Farrell)
  • “Be Yourself” (with Geezer Butler and Juliette Lewis)
  • “Set It Off” (with Chris Chaney, Sam Harris and Tim Mcllrath)
  • “Like A Stone” (with Chris Chaney and Brandi Carlile)
  • “Show Me How To Live”(with Robert Trujillo and Dave Grohl)

Toni Cornell and Ziggy Marley

  • “Redemption Song”

Metallica (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo)

  • “All Your Lies”
  • “For Whom The Bell Tolls”
  • “Master of Puppets”
  • “Head Injury”

Ryan Adams (Daphne Chen, Richard Dodd, Eric Gorfain, Leah Katz, and Don Was)

  • “Dead Wishes”
  • “Fell On Black Days”

Temple Of The Dog

  • “Preaching The End Of The World” (Nikka Costa, Alain Johannes, Stone Gossard, Brendan O’Brien, and Josh Taylor)
  • “Can’t Change Me” (Nikka Costa, Alain Johannes, Stone Gossard, Eric Avery, and Josh Freese)
  • “Hunted Down” (William DuVall, Jerry Cantrell, Stone Gossard, Jeff Ament, and Josh Freese)
  • “All Night Thing” (Fiona Apple, Brendan O’Brien, David Garza, Jeff Ament, and Matt Chamberlain)
  • “Reach Down” (Miguel, Nikka Costa, Stone Gossard, Brendan O’Brien, Jeff Ament, and Matt Cameron)
  • “Say Hello 2 Heaven” (Miley Cyrus, Brendan O’Brien, Stone Gossard, Jeff Ament, and Josh Freese)
  • “Hunger Strike” (Brandi Carlile, Chris Stapleton, Stone Gossard, Brendan O’Brien, Jeff Ament, and Matt Cameron)

Soundgarden (Kim Thayil, Ben Shepherd, and Matt Cameron)

  • “Rusty Cage” (with Taylor Momsen)
  • “Flower” (with Marcus Durant)
  • “Outshined” (with Marcus Durant and Stone Gossard)
  • “Drawing Flies” (with Taylor Momsen, Buzz Osbourne, Matt Demeritt, and Tracy Wanamae)
  • “Loud Love” (with Taylor Momsen, Tom Morello, and Wayne Kramer)
  • “I Awake” (with Taylor Hawkins and Buzz Osbourne)
  • “The Day I Tried To Live” (with Taylor Hawkins and Buzz Osbourne)
  • “Black Hole Sun” (with Brandi Carlile, Peter Frampton, Tim Hanseroth, and Phil Hanseroth)

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