Sinéad O’Connor’s Official Cause of Death Revealed: Trailblazing Irish Singer Dies of Natural Causes at 56

London, UK – Irish singer-songwriter Sinéad O’Connor died at the age of 56 due to natural causes, according to the coroner. O’Connor was found at her home in Herne Hill, London, and the authorities were called to the scene. Police have stated that her death is not believed to be suspicious. The Southwark Coroners Court confirmed that O’Connor died of natural causes and has ceased their involvement in the case.

O’Connor’s family released a statement saying, “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.” The singer’s untimely death comes just weeks after she had moved into her new London home and had discussed plans for new music and a tour in 2024.

This tragedy follows the death of O’Connor’s 17-year-old son, Shane, who died by suicide in January 2022. O’Connor had previously expressed her grief and struggle with mental health after losing her son. She had been hospitalized and canceled all of her scheduled gigs as she dealt with the loss. O’Connor had openly discussed her mental health struggles, including a previous suicide attempt and diagnoses of bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Sinéad O’Connor rose to fame in 1987 with her debut album “The Lion and the Cobra” and became internationally known in 1990 with her hit song “Nothing Compares 2 U.” She was also known for her controversial actions, such as tearing up a photo of Pope John Paul II on live television in 1992.

The music world has lost a talented and influential artist. Sinéad O’Connor’s legacy will live on through her music, which has touched the lives of many.