Year: 1994 Release date: 19 September 1994 Country: Ireland Genre: Rock Style: Alternative Rock, Post-Grunge Members: Dolores (singer-songwriter), Stephan Street (producer) Label: Island \Info: This is the best known song by The Cranberries. This song is our cry against inhumanity from person to person and from person to child, said Dolores O'Riordan about their biggest hit by the. Dolores wrote Zombie herself, on an acoustic guitar. The inspiration came from a cruel terrorist attack in Warrington, in which two children died. Dolores shouted her disgust for the terrorists of the IRA: "It's not me, it's not my family".