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Sinead O'Connor

Vivien Goldman, Rolling Stone, 13 November 1997

AT AGE 30, Sinead O'Connor seems to be experiencing a rebirth with her critically acclaimed new EP, Gospel Oak, and the ecstatic reception to her recent American tour with a mostly female band. With female baldness now a cliché, it's hard to recall the fuss caused by the Irish singer's shaved head when she debuted with 1987's The Lion and the Cobra.

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