Michael Trent Reznor born May 17, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and composer. Reznor serves as the lead vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and principal songwriter of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails ,    which he founded in and of which he was the sole official member until Reznor has since released 11 more Nine Inch Nails studio albums. Reznor began his career in the mids as a member of synth-pop bands such as Option 30 , The Innocent , and Exotic Birds. Beginning in , Reznor, alongside Atticus Ross, began to work on film and television scores. In , Reznor appeared on Time 's list of the year's most influential people, and Spin magazine described him as "the most vital artist in music".
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He was best known worldwide for being the founder and the guitarist, primary songwriter, frontman of the rock band "Nirvana" which he formed in the year with Krist Novoselic and Aaron Burckhard. He was often heralded as a spokesman of Generation X and is considered to be one of the most influential musicians in the history of alternative rock. He posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. His exemplary songwriting skills helped "Nirvana" sell over 25 million copies in the U. On 8th April , he was found dead at his home in Seattle at the age of 27; police concluded he had died on April 5 from a self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head. Following a tour stop at Terminal Eins in Munich, Germany, on 1st March , he was diagnosed with bronchitis and severe laryngitis. Later, Cobain's wife, Courtney Love found that Cobain had overdosed on a combination of champagne and Rohypnol.
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Shannon Hoon filmed himself for five years before his death, in footage ultimately handed over to co-director Danny Clinch. By Michele Amabile Angermiller. For a period of five years, Blind Melon frontman Shannon Hoon diligently chronicled his own life, videotaping himself with a Hi-8 video camera through every step of his musical journey — starting out in Indiana, through his meteoric rise to alt-rock icon, up to the day of his death in
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Every year since , the entire month has been reserved to raise awareness about the importance of managing mental health, shed light on the universal struggle of depression, anxiety and other aspects of mental well-being, and encourage people to reach out for help. Throughout May, we will share important quotes and stories from artists who have made the choice to speak publicly about how their mental health has directly affected their lives, and how the healing power of music has helped them on their path toward a more peaceful, present and mindful life. Check back daily for inspirational messages from your favorite artists, and each week for more expansive stories about how musicians have addressed their mental health. You'll learn how some of your favorite artists have benefitted from the healing power of music in their own lives, which we hope will serve as inspiration in yours.