‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ Singer Sinéad O’Connor Dies at 56

Sinead O'Connor performs in NYC on 6/12/2000
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Irish singer Sinéad O’Connor has died, the Grammy-winning artist was 56 years old.

News of the performer’s death was first reported by The Irish Times, while no additional details surrounding the cause have been shared at this time. A statement shared by the singer’s family to the outlet reads, “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Sinéad. Her family and friends are devastated and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.”

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