Sinéad O’Connor, Irish singer of “Nothing Compares 2 U,” dies at 56

Irish singer Sinéad O’Connor, known for her iconic song “Nothing Compares 2 U,” has passed away at the age of 56, according to reports. Her death was confirmed by her longtime friend Bob Geldof, as well as her family. 

The cause of her death has not been revealed.

Sinéad O’Connor rose to fame in the early 1990s with her powerful rendition of “Nothing Compares 2 U,” a song written by Prince. The song topped the charts internationally and became her signature hit. O’Connor’s unique voice and emotional performances made her a beloved figure in the music industry.

Following the news of her death, friends, admirers, and fellow musicians took to social media to express their condolences and pay tribute to the late singer. 

Garbage, Alanis Morissette and the Irish President were among those who mourn her passing.

Sinéad O’Connor’s impact on music and her evocative style will be remembered by fans around the world. Her powerful voice and outspoken nature made her a true icon in the industry. She leaves behind a legacy of unforgettable music and a lasting impact on the music world.

Rest in peace, Sinéad O’Connor.


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