Did the lead singer of Staind die?

Did the lead singer of Staind die? He thought Layne’s life was never given a proper tribute to his life, and his influence on rock and roll still lives today. This song is an attempt to keep his memory alive. Layne died on .

What happened to STAIND? It was announced in July 2012 that the band was to be taking a hiatus. In an interview with Billboard, Aaron Lewis stated that “We’re not breaking up. We’re not gonna stop making music. We’re just going to take a little hiatus that really hasn’t ever been taken in our career.