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Jan 15 2018
Dolores O'Riordan, The Cranberries Lead Singer, Dies @ 46 Comments (0)

82e5b5da59b1df3337f7a2677f45564d.1000x1000x1Dolores O'Riordan: September 6, 1971-January 15, 2018 (Image via Sequel)


Singer Dolores O'Riordan of the Cranberries has died at age 46 ...

Via BNO News: According to her publicist, O'Riordan died in London, and no cause of death or further details have been offered as yet:

Irish and international singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly in London today. Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.

The Cranberries, formed in 1989, went on to become a huge success worldwide. The band hit the Billboard 200 with Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We? (1993), No Need to Argue (1994), To the Faithful Departed (1996), Bury the Hatchet (1999), Wake Up and Smell the Coffee (2001) and Roses (2012). A 2017 album, Something Else, failed to connect.

The band enjoyed two Top 40 hits in the U.S., including the unforgettable #8 smash “Linger,” which featured one of the most unforgettable vocal performances of the '90s:

The band's other iconic hit, “Zombie” (1994), failed to hit the U.S. Top 40 somehow: