Irish musician and lead singer of The Cranberries, Dolores O’Riordan, has passed away at 46 years old. She is survived by her three children.

A statement from her PR team said: “The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries was in London for a short recording session. No further details are available at this time.

“Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.

The Limerick band, led by O’Riordan, gained international success in the mid 90’s with hits like “Zombie” and “Linger”.