Entertainment The Cranberries Speak Out After Dolores O'Riordan's Death: 'We Are Devastated'

15:10  16 january  2018
15:10  16 january  2018 Source:   people.com

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dead at 46

  Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dead at 46 LONDON - Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of Irish band The Cranberries, died suddenly on Monday. She was 46. O'Riordan died in London, where she was recording, publicist Lindsey Holmes said. The cause of death wasn't immediately available. Holmes said the singer's family is "devastated" by the news. Formed in Limerick, Ireland, The Cranberries became international stars in the 1990s with hits including "Zombie" and "Linger" that fused the alternative O'Riordan died in London, where she was recording, publicist Lindsey Holmes said. The cause of death wasn't immediately available.

Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief. “ We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores ,” Fergal Lawler

Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief. “ We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores ,” Fergal Lawler

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Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan’s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief.

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  James Corden, Hozier and More React to the Unexpected Death of The Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan Fellow musicians and fans are mourning the loss of The Cranberries’ lead singer Dolores O’Riordan, who reportedly died in a London hotel at the age of 46. “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,” O’Riordan’s publicist said in a statement to the BBC. “Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.” Many shared their condolences and personal experiences with the Irish musician on Twitter. “We are crushed to hear the news about the passing of Dolores O’Riordan,” Duran Duran wrote. “Our thoughts go out to her family at this terrible time.” Singer Hozier added, “My first time hearing Dolores O’Riordan’s voice was unforgettable. It threw into question what a voice could sound like in that context of Rock. I’d never heard somebody use their instrument in that way. Shocked and saddened to hear of her passing, thoughts are with her family.” We are crushed to hear the news about the passing of Dolores O’Riordan. Our thoughts go out to her family at this terrible time. https://t.co/6p20QD2Ii5pic.twitter.com/vXscj0VGHS— Duran Duran (@duranduran) January 15, 2018 My first time hearing Dolores O'Riordan's voice was unforgettable. It threw into question what a voice could sound like in that context of Rock. I'd never heard somebody use their instrument in that way.

Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief. “ We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores ,” Fergal Lawler.

RELATED: The Cranberries Speak Out After Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s Death : ‘ We Are Devastated ’. RELATED: The Cranberries Singer Dolores O ’ Riordan Laid to Rest: She Had ‘Talent Worth Its Weight in Gold’.

We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores,” Fergal Lawler, Noel and Mike Hogan wrote in a joint statement on social media.

  The Cranberries Speak Out After Dolores O'Riordan's Death: 'We Are Devastated' © EDMOND SADAKA EDMOND/SIPA/REX/Shutterstock “She was an extraordinary talent and we feel very privileged to have been part of her life from 1989 when we started the Cranberries. The world has lost a true artist today,” they added.

The Irish musician was in London at the time of her death for a recording session, her publicist confirmed in a statement to the BBC. “Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time,” read the statement.

The tragic true story behind The Cranberries number one song 'Zombie'.

  The tragic true story behind The Cranberries number one song 'Zombie'. On Tuesday morning, news broke that Dolores O’Riordan, 46, lead singer of Irish <g class="gr_ gr_8 gr-alert gr_spell gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim ContextualSpelling ins-del" data-gr-id="8" id="8">rock-band</g> The Cranberries, had died after <g class="gr_ gr_11 gr-alert gr_spell gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim ContextualSpelling multiReplace" data-gr-id="11" id="11">travelling</g> to London for a recording session.&nbsp;During the mid 90s, The Cranberries released a string of hits including Dreams and Linger, making them the second best selling Irish band after U2.

Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief. “ We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores ,” Fergal Lawler

Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief. “ We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores ,” Fergal Lawler

A cause of death has not been announced.

“Police in Westminster are dealing with a sudden death. Officers were called at 9:05 a.m. on Monday 15th January to a hotel in Park Lane. A woman in her mid-40s was pronounced dead at the scene. At this early stage the death is being treated as unexplained and enquiries continue,” Scotland Yard officials said in a statement to PEOPLE.

Noel Hogan, Dolores O'Riordan et al. posing for a photo © WENN Just a little more than three weeks before her sudden death, O’Riordan assured her fans she was “feeling good” after canceling the band’s tour earlier in the year because of ongoing issues with her health.

“Hi All, Dolores here. Feeling good!” she wrote on the band’s Facebook account. “I did my first bit of gigging in months at the weekend, performed a few songs at the Billboard annual staff holiday party in New York with the house band. Really enjoyed it! Happy Christmas to all our fans!!”

a group of people sitting and looking at the camera © Matt Anker/Retna/Photoshot/Everett

Last July, the band thanked their fans for their “outpouring of support” after they were forced to cancel most of their European summer tour because of O’Riordan’s “recovery from her ongoing back problem.”

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Following the news of The Cranberries singer Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s sudden death at the age of 46, the remaining members of the band have spoken out about their grief. “ We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores ,” Fergal Lawler

RELATED: The Cranberries Speak Out After Dolores O ’ Riordan ’ s Death : ‘ We Are Devastated ’. O ’ Riordan is survived by her ex-husband, Don Burton, and her three children, Taylor Baxter, Molly Leigh and Dakota Rain.

“Her doctors have now instructed her to cancel her upcoming almost sold out tour of North America with the band,” they added, saying her recovery “has not been going as well as expected.” The musicians had been scheduled to tour in the States from Sept. 11 through Oct. 6.

O’Riordan is survived by her three children, 20-year-old son Taylor, 16-year-old daughter Molly and 12-year-old daughter Dakota.

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Thousands Gather for Dolores O'Riordan Memorial in Ireland .
Thousands of Cranberries fans attended a Limerick, Ireland church, where Dolores O'Riordan was lying in repose, to pay tribute to the singer Sunday.

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