Amy Winehouse Mourned By Celebs on Twitter

The music world's reaction to Amy Winehouse's untimely passing Saturday (July 23) was swift and heartfelt. Here's our round-up of 27 singers', rockers' and rappers' tweets about the 27 year-old singer's death. Be sure to follow @billboarddotcom for all of our coverage.

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rihanna @Rihanna: #DearAmy U made a MAJAH impression on this industry and throughout the world, in such a short space of time...too short! #ICONSneverDIE
Nicki Minaj @NickiMinaj: Please tell me Amy Winehouse didn't die. Is this some sick joke?
Demi Lovato @ddlovato: Amy Winehouse.. So sad. Unfortunately the world lost an incredibly talented woman to such a powerful disease... addiction. #RIP
nas @Nas: R.I.P Sis. Why u couldn't chill???? why the F*ck U Leave? Love U Sis!
Reba McEntire @Reba (Reba McEntire): Amy Winehouse found dead. So sad. Prayers go out for her family.
Sean Kingston @SeanKingston:Wow this cant be true... Amy Winehouse is Dead???.... i was a huge fan i loved that lady man SMH life is wayy to short R.I.P wow man im out
Mark Hoppus @markhoppus: Too much death and tragedy in the past two days. Love to Norway. RIP Amy Winehouse.
Rob Thomas @ThisIsRobThomas: so many people saying that because it's not a surprise that amy winehouse passed, it's not sad. i hope you have more compassion for friends.
Big Boi @BigBoi: Kurt Cobain, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix and now Amy Winehouse. All died aged 27. RIP to you all. #amywinehouse
ricky martin @ricky_martin: i just found out. I feel pain. I feel anger. Rest beautiful girl rest. You are free! #RIPAMY
jamie cullum @JamieCullum: I shared some wonderful musical moments with Amy. I feel very lucky to have done so. She was a wonderful person with an extraordinary talent
bun b @bunbtrillog (Bun B): Think I speak for most when I say we were just waiting for Amy Winehouse to get on track and be the great talent she was born to be. #RIPAMY
michelle branch @michellebranch: So gutted to hear about Amy Winehouse. I was just listening to her last night and we were talking about how we hoped she would get well. RIP
Russell Simmons @UncleRUSH (Russell Simmons): my statement on the death an extraordinary talent, Amy Winehouse.... http://bit.ly/nRhM8s
diplo @diplo: Dammit!! amy winehouse was a legend. I feel bad today.. She had a voice like no one else in our generation . Goodbye amy
Jessie J @jessiejofficial (Jessie J): The way tears are streaming down my face. Such a loss. #ripamy
Smashing Pumpkins @SmashingPumpkin (Smashing Pumpkins): RT @Billy: Sad to hear about Amy Winehouse. I mourn any time one of our own passes on. A tragedy...no doubt. Truly sad.
NickHexum @NickHexum (of 311): Sad about Amy Winehouse. Great singer. I was so hoping she'd get it together.
pink @pink:RIP RT @BillyMann Cherish and love your health, your gifts, your life and those around you. #amywinehouse #tragic
RealMichelleW @RealMichelleW (Michelle Williams): Thank u all so much for the birthday wishes thus far! Sitting here reflecting! Heart is hurt though.....RIP AMY WINEHOUSE!
Sara Bareilles @SaraBareilles: Woah. Amy winehouse died. The world lost a big talent unnecessarily. Such a shame. :(
Kimberly Cole @KimberlyCole1: Saddened & shocked to hear about Amy Winehouse. Keeping her family and loved ones in my heart! RIP Amy!!!!
Q Tip @QtipTheAbstract (Q Tip): Damn!! Amy.....
amanda palmer @amandapalmer: this just in: Amy Winehouse was found dead in her london flat. Soaring talent. Fucking tragic.
keri hilson @MissKeriBaby (Keri Hilson): Amy Winehouse...so tragic. I loved her. She inspired me! I kept hoping she'd find a happier place than her self destructive state...damn.
Theophilus London @TheophilusL (Theophilus London): Amy :/
Alex William All Time Low @AlexAllTimeLow (Alex of All Time Low): Really sad to hear about Amy Winehouse. Such a massive talent. Albums on repeat, volume up to 11. Sing on, lady, sing on. RIP
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