We were on a holiday schedule yesterday, and so we were unable to report on the tragic death of one of rock's most unique and memorable female voices. Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of the band The Cranberries, has died suddenly at the way-too-young age of 46.
Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan, who died in London on Monday at the age of 46, was about to record a version of her hit "Zombie" with the hard rock band Bad Wolves, the group said on Tuesday. "We are shocked and saddened at the...Show More Summary
The sudden passing of Dolores O’Riordan continues to reverberate around the music world. As previously reported, the lead singer of veteran rock band The Cranberries died suddenly on Monday at the young age of 46. The cause of deathShow More Summary
Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of the popular Irish rock band the Cranberries, has passed away at the age of 46. Reps for O' Riordan confirmed the news of her death just moments ago. O'Riordan's passing has been described as "sudden,"...Show More Summary
Irish singer-songwriter Dolores O'Riordan, frontwoman of the multi-million selling rock band The Cranberries, died suddenly in London on Monday aged 46, her publicist said. "Irish and international singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly in London today, family members are devastated," Lindsey Holmes said in a statement. Show More Summary
According to the Associated Press, singer-songwriter Dolores O’Riordan, best known as the front woman for the rock band the Cranberries, has died at the age of 46. “The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries was in London for a short recording session,” her publicist said in a statement reported ... More »
DUBLIN, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Dolores O'Riordan, the lead singer of Irish rock group The Cranberries, died suddenly on Monday at the age of 46 during a trip to London for a recording session, her publicist said. Read more| Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
“Fast” Eddie Clarke, who was the last surviving member of Motorhead’s most successful lineup, has died aged 67 after a battle with pneumonia. The announcement was made on the rock band’s official Facebook page Thursday morning....
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Pat DiNizio, who as lead singer and songwriter for the New Jersey band the Smithereens blended pop, rock and New Wave music for such hits as "Blood and Roses" and "A Girl Like You," has died at age 62. The band announced on its website that DiNizio died Tuesday. The cause of death was not announced....
Pat DiNizio, a singer and songwriter who made popular rock songs as the leader of The Smithereens, died on Tuesday, his fellow band members say.