Tragic News About Dolores O’Riordan
It is with a heavy heart that the folks at Sensible Reason announce the death of Irish singer Dolores O’Riordan. The news came only a couple hours ago, followed by an instant outpouring of sorrow from millions of fans around the world. Known best as the lead singer of The Cranberries, O’Riordan was also a member of Cranberries/Smiths supergroup D.A.R.K. No news is available at this time as to the cause of her death. She was in London for a recording session. Her family wishes for privacy at this sad time. Tragically, O’Riordan was only 46 years old.
Dolores O’Riordan was one of the most powerful superstars of her time. When women began dominating the rock scene in the 90’s, O’Riordan led the way. Her short hair and hard demeanor inspired women all over the world to hold their own and not be afraid to stay tough. She was a talented musician and flawless singer. Her death is truly a tragedy and she will be greatly missed. RIP, Dolores.
Offical Statement from The Cranberries