Dolores Mary Eileen O'Riordan (//; 6 September 1971 – 15 January 2018) was an Irish musician and singer-songwriter. She led the rock band The Cranberries for thirteen years before the band took a break starting in 2003, reuniting in 2009.
Dolores O'Riordan in 2016
|Birth name||Dolores Mary Eileen O'Riordan|
|Born||6 September 1971|
|Died||15 January 2018 (aged 46)|
London, England, UK
|Genres||Alternative rock, post-grunge, Celtic rock|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, keyboards, bass|
|Labels||Sanctuary, Cooking Vinyl|
|Associated acts||The Cranberries, D.A.R.K.|
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- "Dolores O'Riordan – 'I went nuts. I was so lonely all that time'". The Independent. London. 12 June 2009.
She is also on the brink of releasing her second solo album in August, No Baggage, which still bears her inimitably lyrical, Limerick-accented voice, but with softer and brighter lilts than with The Cranberries.
- "About". Jetlag NYC. Google blogger.
- "The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan, 45, on the band's new album, The Voice and being chased by a bear". Archived from the original on 16 September 2017. Retrieved 16 September 2017.
- Hosford, Paul (15 January 2018). "Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies aged 46". The Journal. Retrieved 15 January 2018.
- "Cranberries singer O'Riordan died by drowning". BBC News. 2018-09-06. Retrieved 2018-09-06.
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