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The Pretty Reckless’ Taylor Momsen paid tribute to Chris Cornell with help from Soundgarden’s Matt Cameron.

Uploaded to TPR’s YouTube channel is Momsen and Cameron performing Soundgarden’s “Halfway There” from the band’s 2012 album King Animal. The video was uploaded yesterday (May 18), the third anniversary of Cornell’s passing.

TPR was on tour with Soundgarden as the band’s opening act when Cornell tragically died in a Detroit hotel room following a show on May 17. TPR would take to the stage two days later at WMMR’s MMR*B*Q whether part of their set including a moving cover of Audioslave’s “Like A Stone.”

Cameron has been working closely with TPR on their new studio album, Death by Rock And Roll, however, his role on the album has yet to be confirmed. The album’s title track was debuted last Friday (May 15) and can be heard here.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice.