Sinéad O'Connor Wears Black Wig, Looks Unrecognizable on New Album Cover

The Top 10 Irish Musicians of All Time

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, Billboard has compiled the top 10 Irish musicians and ranked them according to their presence on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Born, raised and/or formed in Ireland, these are the top 10 Irish artists of all time.


Everyone (Even Larry King!) Has #StarbucksDrakeHands Meme

Some guys ask for your sign. Other guys use trite lines like, “If I could reinvent the alphabet, I’d put U and I together.”

And then there’s Brody Ryan.

After begging model Piper Kennedy for her number in Starbucks, “Singer/Song Writer/Designer/Photographer/Producer” (according to his Twitter, @sirBRODAG) Brody Ryan sent her the below awkward video where he’s smiling and sort of massaging his face (to Drake’s “Hold On, We’re Going Home”).

Sinéad O'Connor: Miley Cyrus Fans Are Urging Me to 'Commit Suicide'

The feuding between Sinéad O’Connor and Miley Cyrus seemingly can’t stop.

The “We Can’t Stop” singer, 20, was the subject of a fourth open letter by O’Connor, 46, who on Tuesday went on an approximate 30-paragraph rant, which mostly listed suicide statistics.

Sinéad O'Connor Blasts Simon Cowell for 'Murdering' Music

It’s certainly been a busy week for Sinéad O’Connor.

The Irish singer – who got into a war of words with Miley Cyrus earlier this week after reaching out to the 20-year-old in an open letter advising her not to “prostitute” herself – is now worrying about the death of rock ‘n’ roll.

And she knows who killed it – Simon Cowell.

Miley Cyrus vs. Sinéad O'Connor: The Feud Escalates

The war of words between singers Miley Cyrus and Sinéad O’Connor has escalated into a potential legal battle.

What started as an open letter from one former pop princess to a current one – in which a concerned O’Connor, 46, urged Cyrus, 20, not “to prostitute” herself – has quickly turned nasty.

Sinéad O'Connor Advises Miley Cyrus, 'Your Body Is For You'

Miley Cyrus recently said in her weed-is-the-best-drug-on-earth Rolling Stone interview that she based her instantly infamous “Wrecking Ball on the haunting, tearful image of Sinéad O’Connor in the video for her 1990 mega-hit, “Nothing Compares 2 U.”

Yet it seems the quirky Irish musician is less than flattered.

Sinéad O'Connor Debuts Two New Tattoos – on Her Face

Now that’s commitment.

Sinéad O’Connor debuted two brand new accessories when she performed at the Bestival 2013 in England on Friday – facial tattoos done in red ink.

Wearing sunglasses to shield her eyes, O’Connor’s prominent tattoos in the shape of a “B” and a “Q” couldn’t be hidden.

The Irish singer, 46, addressed the new ink on her website in a post titled, “Face Tattoo.”

Sinead O'Connor Swears Off Romance, Calls Off Marriage Again!

Love is not for Sinead O’Connor. Neither, she says, are the journalists of her native Ireland.

“Certain sections of our media are pure evil,” the singer, whose lively website has chronicled her marital travails, states in a blog post Friday.

Sinead O'Connor Reunites with Husband After Announcing Divorce

Perhaps she spoke too soon?

Sinead O’Connor recently announced the end of her 16-day marriage to Barry Herridge, but the two appear to be pretty chummy still.

The couple was spotted walking arm-in-arm together after leaving a pub in Ireland on Wednesday.