Songs of Praise, the Sinead O'Connor Way
Price, Simon, The Independent on Sunday (London, England)
The often controversial singer packs an emotional punch as she lets her powerful voice rip in an east London church Rock Sinead O'Connor St John-at-Hackney LONDON Skrillex Academy BRISTOL
Performing in a church is, for Sinead O'Connor, surely the very definition of "conflicted". At least, it is if you're hazy about the timeline. An outspoken critic of established religion in her early career, the singer knew whereof she spoke, following a troubled childhood spent in and out of Catholic asylums. Her controversial stance reached a peak in 1992, when she caused uproar in America on Saturday Night Live modifying a Bob Marley song to accuse the Roman Catholic church of child …
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Publication information: Article title: Songs of Praise, the Sinead O'Connor Way. Contributors: Price, Simon - Author. Newspaper title: The Independent on Sunday (London, England). Publication date: December 4, 2011. Page number: 62. © 2009 The Independent on Sunday. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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