The response to ‘Chester Bennington’s’ death on the music charts has been totally unprecedented in the rock world. On Aug 4th a total of eleven Linkin Park songs received platinum certifications from the ‘Recording Industry Association of America’ (RIAA).
Since Bennington’s July 20th death fans have rediscovered and taken solace in Linkin Park’s music.
In the first few days after Bennington’s death, Linkin Park’s album and songs sales surged by an incredible 5,332 percent. As for streaming, Linkin Park’s plays grew by 730 percent.
Linkin Park are also selling Chester Bennington tribute merchandise on their website.