https://uk.news.yahoo.com/dolores-oriordan-cranberries-singer-dies-aged-46-171800035.html The lead singer of Irish rock band The Cranberries has died aged 46 in London, her publicist has confirmed. Dolores O'Riordan was in the city for a recording session, according to a statement. Her family are "devastated" by the news of her death and have asked for privacy. The publicist said: "Irish and international singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly in London today. 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."