Music fans around the world are mourning the death of The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O’Riordan, who died in London on Monday (Jan 15) at the age of 46. The cause of death was not immediately available, but reports say that she died “suddenly”. Her passing was also announced on The Cranberries Instagram account.
Irish and international singer Dolores O’Riordan has died suddenly in London today. She was 46 years old. The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries, was in London for a short recording session. No further details are available at this time. Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.
Who was this Irish singer known for her distinct, powerful vocals which helped lead The Cranberries to international fame in the 1990s? Here are 10 things to know about Dolores O’Riordan.
TEXT: Yip Wai Yee, The Straits Times, Additional Reporting: Lisa Twang
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