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Cranberries albums sales grow 900% after Dolores O’Riordan’s death

Dolores O'Riordan dies

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Cranberries albums sales grow 900% after Dolores O’Riordan’s death

Album sales of The Cranberries increased by 900% following the death of singer Dolores O’Riordan on the morning of yesterday, 15 [via Daily Mail]. The cause of the death of the singer has not yet been revealed.


On Amazon, the band’s biggest hits album, Stars: The Best Of The Cranberries 1992-2002, is number two among the top sellers, behind only the soundtrack to The King of Show.

Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan attempted to commit suicide in 2013

The band also occupies the fourth position, with the last album Something Else, the fifth, with Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can not We? and the seventh, with No Need To Argue (The Complete Sessions 1994-1995).

In the Amazon music chart, The Cranberries occupies the third position with “Linger” and the fifth with “Dreams”.

Dolores O’Riordan passed away at age 46 in London. More information should be released soon.


The cause of Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan’s death has yet to be released. However, the TMZ website highlighted some troubling evidence.

According to the publication, the singer attempted to commit suicide by overdose in 2013. She suffered from depression and at the time suffered a mental breakdown.

Dolores cranberries suicide

In addition, according to TMZ, Dolores O’Riordan suffered from bipolar disorder. She claimed to believe that her emotional problems were due to abuses she suffered as a child.

The information released by TMZ is only a historical rescue on the trajectory of Dolores O’Riordan. There is no indication so far that she has committed suicide.

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