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Sinéad O'Connor, born in Dublin in 1966, is recognized as one of the most influential female performers of the '90s. She captivated audiences not only with her sensational performances and raw vocal emotion but also with her outspoken confidence in expressing herself publicly. Sinéad's journey in music began when Paul Byrne, the drummer of In Tua Nua (a U2 protégé band), discovered her singing wedding covers in Dublin. This led to her co-writing the first In Tua Nua single and ultimately deciding to focus on music by leaving school. She further honed her skills by studying voice and piano at the Dublin College of Music before eventually moving to London in 1985.Sinéad's legacy expanded with the release of her follow-up album to the hugely successful “I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got” album. Titled “Am I Not Your Girl?,” it debuted in September 1992. This album showcased Sinéad's performance of songs that she grew up listening to and that had inspired her to become a singer. It was during the promotional campaign for this album when Sinéad made a controversial appearance on Saturday Night Live, a moment that sparked intense public debate and showcased her fearlessness in expressing her beliefs.If you have more information about Sinéad O'Connor, feel free to add another paragraph.