Storyboard

It was her second album, “I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got,” that catapulted her to international stardom. The album, released in 1990, featured the song “Nothing Compares 2 U”—a cover of a song originally written and composed by Prince. The song topped charts across the globe, and its video, which featured a close-up of O’Connor’s face as she performed, became iconic.

Avatar - Lynxotic
Curated by
Lynxotic
    • entertainment news
    • Music
    • Albums
    • Irish Music
    • Entertainment (UK)
Sinéad O’Connor : Remembering the Irish Icon
Continue to read
4 stories in this Storyboard
    Sinéad O’Connor: An Unstoppable Force of Irish Music dies at 56

    Sinéad O’Connor: An Unstoppable Force of Irish Music dies at 56

    Sinéad O’Connor , Irish singer and activist, has died at the age of 56.The family of the singer expressed their sorrow in a statement, saying: “We …

    Sinead O’Connor, Evocative and Outspoken Singer, Is Dead at 56

    Sinead O’Connor, Evocative and Outspoken Singer, Is Dead at 56

    verified_publisher
    The New York Times - Ben Sisario

    She broke out with the single “Nothing Compares 2 U,” then caused an uproar a few years later by ripping up a photo of Pope John Paul II on “S.N.L.” Editor’s note: On Jan. 9, 2024, a London coroner’s office announced that Ms. O’Connor had died of “natural causes.” It provided no other details. Sinead …

Related articles

More stories from entertainment news

More stories from Music