The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan has died aged 46.
The Irish singer passed away suddenly in London on Monday the 15th of January.
The former Voice of Ireland judge leaves behind her three children.
A statement from her PR agency has been released:
“Irish and international singer Dolores O’Riordan has died suddenly in London today. 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.”
Met Police reported that Ms. O’Riordan was found in a room of the Hilton London in Park Lane at 9:05 am, and that the death was being treated as ‘unexplained’.
The Cranberries shot to international fame with their 1993 debut album Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can’t We? and went on to sell over 40 million records worldwide.
Tributes have poured in for the Linger singer, whose death has shocked fans around the globe.