Corey Taylor Gives Emotional Speech While Being Honored


At ‘Rock To Recovery 2’ Benefit Concert

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Corey Taylor (SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR) was honored with the “Icon” award Rock To Recovery‘s second annual awareness event and benefit on Saturday, September 16 at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, California.

The Rock To Recovery “Icon” award is given each year to a public figure, known far and wide, that uses his or her power to influence great masses of people. With this award, Rock To Recovery specifically honors someone who has battled addiction, to overcome, in an industry full of challenges.


The SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR singer, who tried to commit suicide in 2003 by attempting to jump off a hotel balcony while struggling with alcoholism, gave an inspiring acceptance speech at Rock to Recovery 2 – Benefit Concert in which he touched upon his struggles with depression and anxiety and how he’s attempted…click here to continue reading