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Top 10 Facts - The Cranberries
11.29.2015
Fact #1

The Cranberries are an Irish rock band who formed in Limerick in 1989. The band consists of vocalist Dolores O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan and drummer Fergal Lawler.

Fact #2

The Cranberries rose to international fame in the 1990s with their debut album, Everybody Else ls Doing It, So Why Can't We?, which became a commercial success.

Fact #3

The group was one of the most successful rock acts of the '90s and sold over 40 million albums worldwide. The band has achieved four top 20 albums on the Billboard 200 chart and eight top 20 singles on the Modern Rock Tracks chart.

Fact #4

In early 2010, after a six-year hiatus, The Cranberries reunited and began a North American tour, followed by shows in Latin America and Europe. The band recorded their sixth album, Roses, in May 2011, and released it on 27 February 2012.

Fact #5

They appeared live in the second season of the famous TV series "Charmed" (starring Shannen Doherty, Alyssa Milano and Holly Marie Combs); the band performed "Promises" and "lust my imagination"! Plot of the series: Three sisters discover they have supernatural witch powers that they must use to fight evil.

Fact #6

The following year a greatest hits album was released entitled Stars - The Best of1992 - 2002 which was released alongside eponymous DVD of music videos. The album peaked in the UK was 20. The song "Stars" was released as a single from that album.

Fact #7

Noel Hogan started a new proiect called Mono Band, whose first full-length self-titled album saw a limited release in 2005. He went on to form Arkitekt with singer-songwriter Richard Walters. He has also been working as a producer with Supermodel Twins.

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