Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies aged 46
Written by Live605 on January 15, 2018
The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O’Riordan has died in London at the age of 46, her publicist says.
The Irish musician, originally from Limerick, led the band to international success in the 90s with singles including Linger and Zombie.
A statement from her publicist said: “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.”
It added: “Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.”
Irish rock band Kodaline were among the first to pay tribute on social media.
Absolutely shocked to hear about the passing of Dolores O'Riordan! @The_Cranberries gave us our first big support when we toured with them around France years ago! Thoughts are with her family and friends
— Kodaline (@Kodaline) January 15, 2018
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