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Going back to her earliest days as a performer, Sinéad O'Connor has always rode an uneasy tension between suffering and liberation. Paul Bergen/Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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No one's forgotten Janet Jackson, of course, but we're still (wildly over)due for a true Janaissance. ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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With an '80s revival upon us, these classic songs deserve a comeback

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Sinéad O'Connor sings in concert in 2003 at The Point Theatre in Dublin, Ireland. O'Connor has died at 56. Getty Images hide caption

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Irish singer Sinead O'Connor has died at 56

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Sinead O'Connor performs at August Hall in San Francisco, Calif., in February 2020. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images hide caption

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Sinéad O'Connor Has A New Memoir ... And No Regrets

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Sinead O'Connor's 10th studio album, I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss, is out Aug. 12. Donal Moloney/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Who's The Boss? Sinead O'Connor Has A New Answer

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Sinead O'Connor's new album, I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss, comes out Aug. 12. Donal Moloney/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sinead O'Connor's new album, How About I Be Me (And You Be You)? comes out March 5. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sinead O'Connor Finds New Roots — in Jamaica

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