Sinead O'Connor Biography

Sinéad Marie Bernadette O'Connor is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album The Lion and the Cobra. O'Connor achieved worldwide success in 1990 with a new arrangement of Prince's song "Nothing Compares 2 U".

Since then, while maintaining her singing career, she has occasionally encountered controversy, partly due to her statements and gestures—such as her ordination as a priest despite being a woman with a Roman Catholic background—and her strongly expressed views on organised religion, women's rights, war, and child abuse.

In addition to her nine solo albums her work includes many singles, songs for films, collaborations with many other artists and appearances at charity fundraising concerts. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Sinead O'Connor
Nationality:
Republic of Ireland
Profession:
Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Priest, Clergy, Record producer, Actor
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
December 8, 1966 (51)
Astrological Sign:
Marriages
  • 2011-12-09
    "Nothing Compares 2 U" singer Sinead O'Connor (45) weds Irish therapist Barry Herridge (38) at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas
Sinead O'Connor Timeline
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