“Zombie” singer Dolores O’Riordan who was sampled in Eminem’s “In Your Head” dead at 46



Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of the Cranberries, died in London today at the age of 46, according to various reports, including from the BBC and the AP, citing a statement from her publicist.



O’Riordan was The Cranberries’ chief lyricist and co-songwriter, and her powerful, sometimes wailing, voice was key to the band’s distinctive sound. Her most famous “Zombie” song was recently sampled by Eminem. Rest In Peace Dolores.