1999 – Sinead O’Connor, the Irish singer and talker, advises the U.S. Senate to stop wasting money… in a starving world on the trial of Bill Clinton. In a letter in the Irish Times, she asks: “Does impeachment mean they’re gonna turn him into a peach? If so, can I eat him?”
1998 – Sinead O’Connor opens the second annual Lilith Fair in Portland, Ore.
1995 – Sinead O’Connor pulls out of this year’s Lollapalooza tour after discovering she’s pregnant.
1995 – Sinead O’Connor drops out of the Lollapalooza tour after just eight performances announcing she is pregnant and can’t tolerate the heat wave gripping the Midwest. She is replaced on the tour by Elastica.
1990 – MTV presents “The 1990 Video Music Awards” live from the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles. Sinead O’Connor’s “Nothing Compares 2 U” wins video of the year.
1990 – Sinead O’Connor has a hissy fit she’ll come to regret. She refuses to perform at the Garden State Arts Center in New Jersey if the national anthem is played before her concert. O’Connor’s riding high on the charts with “Nothing Compares 2 U,” but her protest isn’t received kindly by patriotic fans or […]
1990 – Former Pink Floyd member Roger Waters stages a production of his rock opera, The Wall, in Berlin
1990 – Former Pink Floyd member Roger Waters stages a production of his rock opera, The Wall, in Berlin. Among the performers taking part in the benefit are Sinead O’Connor, Cyndi Lauper, Bryan Adams and Phil Collins. On pay-per-view you could watch Roger Waters’ production of The Wall. The concert at the Berlin Wall featured […]