Dolores O’Riordan has tragically passed away at the age of 46 on Monday (January 15).
Her publicist released a statement confirming her sudden passing, telling EW, “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.”
The Cranberries was founded in Limerick, Ireland in 1989. They released five albums, 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) and Wake Up and Smell the Coffee (2001), as well as a greatest hits album.
Our thoughts are with Dolores‘ loved ones during this time.