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The 2013 Experience

The 10 Biggest Music Beefs Of 2013

As time-tested album cycles are discarded and abandoned, so too is an artist's traditional publicity window. In 2013, the best way to stay in the…
Michael Nelson | December 27, 2013 - 11:38 am


Music’s 10 Most Scandalous Live-TV Moments

When M.I.A. held up her middle finger during Madonna's Super Bowl Halftime Show last weekend, she dominated blog chatter for a few days and incited…
Tom Breihan | February 9, 2012 - 4:23 pm

More Sinead O'Connor stories

Chicago Police Looking For Possibly Suicidal Sinéad O’Connor

Chicago police are on the lookout for Sinéad O'Connor after someone in her family told police that she may be suicidal, TMZ reports. According to…
Peter Helman | June 23, 2016 - 8:45 pm

Chicago Police Searching For Missing And Possibly Suicidal Sinead O’Connor

UPDATE: Sinead O'Connor has been found unharmed, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Local police found the musician this afternoon after a missing persons report was…
Collin Robinson | May 16, 2016 - 12:31 pm

Arsenio Hall Sues Sinead O’Connor For $5M For Claiming He Was Prince’s Drug Dealer

Sinead O'Connor recently accused Arsenio Hall of fueling his good friend Prince's drug habit, which led to the artist's death. According to TMZ, Hall has…
Collin Robinson | May 5, 2016 - 3:59 pm

Stream Tom Waits & Lucinda Williams’ Blind Willie Johnson Covers From New Tribute Album

Tom Waits, Lucinda Williams, Sinéad O'Connor, and more have contributed new covers to God Don't Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson, a tribute…
James Rettig | February 15, 2016 - 11:06 am

Sinead O’Connor Shows How She Was Financially “Ass Raped” By Booking Agents

Sinead O'Connor spent this past spring on a world tour, and she's now saying that she isn't seeing any money from it. As Noisey points
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2015 - 10:45 am

Lollapalooza ’95 Had No Shortage Of Courtney Love Drama

Perry Farrell's inaugural Lollapalooza festival-tour launched in the summer of 1991, and it returned every year till 1997, after which it went on hiatus for…
Michael Nelson | August 11, 2015 - 5:40 pm

Sinead O’Connor Says Music Has Officially Died Because Of Kim Kardashian

Sinead O'Connor has joined the chorus of Kim Kardashian haters, and done so with a bang. In a scathing Facebook post, O'Connor declared that music…
Caitlin White | July 14, 2015 - 12:54 pm

EMA – “Black Boys On Mopeds” (Sinéad O’Connor Cover)

On her 1990 debut album I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got, Sinéad O'Connor sang about police brutality in the UK on the song…
Tom Breihan | March 11, 2015 - 1:39 pm

Band Aid 30 – “Do They Know It’s Christmas? (2014)”

The 30th anniversary anti-Ebola edition of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" debuted on The X Factor tonight. This latest version of the Sir Bob Geldof…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm

Sinead O’Connor Urgently Seeking New Manager After Ending Affair With The Last One

Sinead O'Connor has shared a new letter on her website detailing her falling out with her now-former manager and her desperate search for a new…
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 8:21 pm

Sufjan Stevens Writes Open Letter To Miley Cyrus: “You’ve Been LYING”

Lately, Sinead O'Connor, the most controversial pop star of 1993, has been writing a ton of open letters to Miley Cyrus, the most controversial pop…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2013 - 8:53 am

Iceage – “Jackie” (Sinead O’Connor Cover) & “To The Comrades” (Bahumutsi Drama Group Cover)

Earlier this year, Iceage released their sophomore LP, You're Nothing, but will close out 2013 with new material via a covers 7". The release includes…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 3, 2013 - 11:30 am

Nothing Compares 2 Spitting On Prince

This just made our day. Years after spinning "Nothing Compares 2 U" into a name-making classic, Sinead O'Connor dishes the details on her fiery meeting…
Stereogum | June 7, 2007 - 5:52 pm