Rock Star Who Mourned Chester Bennington Sent To ‘Nut House’ After Suicide Attempt: ‘I Won’t Fail Again’


Wildhearts frontman Ginger Wildheart recently attempted suicide, and he wrote on Twitter that he was sent to a ‘nut house.’ Wildheart was deeply affected by the deaths of Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell, writing several tweets when Bennington died about mental health issues. Below you can read the tweets he has released since his suicide attempt last week, and also a series of tweets he posted in July following the death of Chester Bennington.

He also retweeted a tweet that said, “You know when Chester Bennington died, and everyone said ‘we should have done more…’ Let’s do more for Sinead O’Connor while we can.”

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  • BullHead

    This guy was threatening and/or attempting suicide since WAY BACK IN 1995/’96, back when they hat a minor hit [‘I Wanna Go Where The people Go’] on MTV with his band The Wildhearts. Dude always been nuts.

  • dakotablue

    Layne and the Chains did a pretty good job of documenting the “nut house” experience in the video for Again. Chilling.