RIP Dolores. A talent always remembered. We look back at some of the Best songs by The Cranberries
On January 15th, 2018 the music world and fans of Irish music globally went into mourning at the passing of Dolores O’Riordan. The iconic lead singer of The Cranberries has had such a huge influence worldwide on her fans and the music industry alike. As tributes pour in across social media it’s clear what a presence she held in peoples’ lives and how much she will be missed.
We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores. 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.
Noel, Mike and Fergal
— The Cranberries (@The_Cranberries) January 15, 2018
Terrible news today. Dolores O’Riordan has sadly passed. 💔💔 RIP – 1971-2018 pic.twitter.com/tCJzd84HL0
— 8Radio (@8RadioIreland) January 15, 2018
R.I.P Dolores O’Riordan … you were such a great inspiration to grow up too… all the girl power we wanted in those times, you had naturally in yourself… “Dreams” will always make me cry… it makes me remember how great was to grow up in the 90’s… much love 🙏🏼❤️
— Carla Morrison (@CarlaMorrisonmx) January 16, 2018
— Independent.ie (@Independent_ie) January 15, 2018
Dolores and The Cranberries created breathtaking music which captivated millions of people. Her haunting voice, so full of authenticity, sweetness and sometimes pain, commanded complete attention. Her uniqueness soared, reminding women they can be whatever it is they want to be; a rock chick of ultimate paramount.
Dolores has left a legacy and will never be forgotten. Here’s some of the best songs by The Cranberries.