Thursday 19 July 2018

The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dead at 46

Her family are devastated and have asked for privacy.

Sony Radio Academy Awards 2007 – London
Sony Radio Academy Awards 2007 – London

By Laura Harding, Press Association Senior Entertainment Correspondent

The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan has died suddenly at the age of 46, her publicist has confirmed.

The singer was in London for a short recording session at the time.

A statement from her representative said: “Irish and international singer Dolores O’Riordan has died suddenly in London today.

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“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.”

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