Audioslave Reveal If They Considered Another Singer

Audioslave guitarist Tom Morello said there was ‘no other decision’ however Chris Cornell to front Audioslave when the band initially framed and they were pondering their best course of action after Rage Against The Machine’s 2000 separation. In a Spotify video (interpreted by Alternative Nation), Morello stated:

“After Rage Against The Machine separated we were lounging around like: ‘What are we going to do with our lives?’ We were sitting over at maker Rick Rubin’s home, and simply tuning in to records and pondering what may be a match, what may be something that may be energizing as another part for us, and we put on the tune ‘Slaves and Bulldozers’ at greatest volume.