In the mid-1990s, Chester had romantic love affairs with Elka Brand. As a loving boyfriend and girlfriend, they welcomed their only child together named Jaime Bennington and they were not married. This love life lasted for a short period of time and they called their relationship.
On 31st of October 1996, Chester got married for the first time in his life with Samantha Bennington. Samantha Bennington is a sexy lady. As a loving husband and wife, they welcomed their only child together named Draven Sebastian Bennington in 2002. Unfortunately, they got divorced on 2nd of May 2005.
Few months later, Chester was found having romantic affairs with Talinda Ann Bentley. Talinda Ann Bentley is a former Playboy model. They got married on the 31st of December 2005. They had already welcomed three children together. His nationality was American and he has English Ethnicity.
Unfortunately, the singing legend died, committing suicide. Click the link to know the reason why he commited suicide. Chester Bennington wrote an emotional letter to Chris Cornell before he committed suicide. Chris Cornell was his inspiration.
Chester was inspired in music at a young age. Depeche Mode and Stone Temple Pilots are his inspiration. When he was just eleven years old, his parents called off this married life and he began living with his father. Later on he became addicted to drugs and alcohol. He began using heavy dose of marijuana, alcohol, opium, cocaine and so on since his young age.
Before he began his musical career, he worked at a Burger King. In the early 1990s, he sang with Sean Dowdell and His Friends?. In 1993, this band released several tracks. At the early 1990s, he and Sean Dowdell formed their own band named Grey Daze. Their debut album Demo was released in 1993.
In 1994, they released their second album under the name Wake Me. Their third album ...no sun today was released in 1997. After releasing their third album, he left his band. In the late 1990s, he had frustrating life as a musician but Jeff Blue, the vice president of A&R at Zomba Music offered him an audition to be the future member of Linkin Park.
After the successful audition, he joined an American rock band Linkin Park in 1999. Tough initially Linkin Park faced several rejections, they were finally offered the recording deal by the Warner Bros. Records and they began recording their debut album in the early 2000. Their debut album Hybrid Theory was finally released on 24th of October 2000. Their second album Meteora was released on 25th of March 2003. His net worth was $25 Million with a massive salary.