Toni Cornell, the 12-year-old daughter of the late singer Chris Cornell, performs an emotional tribute to her dad alongside OneRepublic on Good Morning Americaon Friday (August 4) in New York City.
The performance was also a tribute to Chris‘ longtime friend Chester Bennington, who passed away last month on what would have been Chris‘ birthday.
“It’s an honor to perform this for my dad and Chester and to sing for them,” Tonisaid.
“Chester sang this at Chris’ funeral, and this is arguably one of the greatest songs written in the last 50 years,” OneRepublic frontman Ryan Teddersaid of the song choice. “It’s a very special song to us, and I think to most people and especially to Toni as well.”