The Cranberries Biography

The Cranberries

Irish band The Cranberries was established in Limerick in 1989 under the name First Instance times Cranberry Saw Us. The band consists of Dolores O'Riordan (vocals), Noel Hogan (guitar), Mike Hogan (bassist), and Fergal Lawler (Drummer).
The Cranberries rose to fame in the 1990s. Their first album, Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can not We? sold with a sold 5 million copies in the United States.


                                                                     The Cranberries 1989-1992

The first album in Cranberry Saw Us (1989-1992)

In 1989, two brothers Mike (Bass) and Noel Hogan (guitar) formed the band The Cranberry Saw Us with drummer Fergal Lawler and singer Naill Quinn, in a small town in Ireland, Limerick. Several years later, the vocalist, Quinn decided to leave the group and the management of The Cranberries want to wear a female vocalist. Dolores O'Riordan interested in the advertisements in the media and auditioned to write the lyrics and melody of the song. Linger at the time of recording songs for the album Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can not We? Dolores formally recruited.

Success periods (1993-1995)

After removing the first single titled Dreams which in September 1992. The Cranberries to managgement propose to issue the first album, Everybody Else is Doing It, So Why Can not We?, In March 1993. Linger song to the public, and they entered into the MTV Channel network. And get the number 1 in the UK chart. After a successful tour of North America and Eastern Europe, the lead singer O'Riordan married to tour manager, Don Burton in July 1994.

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