" TRIBUTES have been paid following the sudden death of rock star and Limerick woman Dolores O’Riordan.
While the circumstances of the 46-year-old's death are as yet unknown, it has been confirmed that the frontwoman of The Cranberries - a native of Ballybricken - passed away suddenly in a London hotel this Monday.
A spokesperson who represented the singer confirmed to the Leader: "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," added the spokesperson of the Limerick woman, who had three children."