Top 20 Tweets of the Week: 12/27/10

Billboard.com is dedicating this week's Top 20 Tweets Of The Week to the late, great Teena Marie. Rest in peace.

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@maryjblige :Tina Mari inspired me vocally as a child. Her songs I sang in the mirror with a hair brush. I'm so hurt.
@aliciakeys :Teena Marie??????Why???? how??? ;-(... God bless Teena Marie & her Family!Sending Blessings &prayers I was jus sayin tht fire & desire is 1 of the most beautifully performd songs!
@LennyKravitz :http://j.mp/ez0n3H For the beautiful Teena Marie. Lenny
@REALDJPREMIER :R.I.P. Teena Marie.....one of our Soulful Icons gone too soon....One Love "Lady T" Study her music and feel the realness....
@questlove :For those hitting me up about "The Teena Marie Law" (as it was called early 80s) I believe its now pka "The Brockert Initiative"... The Teena Marie Law -- states that a label cannot keep an artist under contract without putting out an album by him or her (est 1981)

@SheilaEdrummer :I will miss my girl Teena Marie, Real music by real people. God bless my sistah and her family. U will be missed.

@common :Teena and I are both Pisces and we believe that we've been here before. Thats why De Ja Vu is my favorite song .
@THEREALSWIZZZ : R.I.P TO ONE OF THE BEST VOICES OF MUSIC TEENA MARIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
@Deborah_Cox :May you rest in sweet peace songbird. The legacy of your music will live on. #TeenaMarie http://twitpic.com/3k27n8... Remembering how sweet of a person she was the first time meeting; her kind words....Lifting her family in prayer at this time.
@iamdiddy :R.I.P Teena Marie. God Bless. Damn I just saw her the other day!
@BIRDMAN5STAR :R.I.P TEENA MARIE.....
@SnoopDogg : Rest in Peace Teena Marie
@teedramoses : Fav #TeenaMarie (tho i luv many)Cassanova Brown "my baby's fine, always keeps me guessing, never second guessing.. bout his luv." KRAZY PEN!
@QtipTheAbstract : u can run my MINI teena marie playlist back to the top... then do it again. hopefully a young singer can take this blueprint she left. RIP
@realtamiaworld : I just heard about Teena Marie. She was such a super talented and humble woman. She was always so kind to me over the years... May the angels welcome her in with song. #TeenaMarie
@Kandi :In memory of Teena Marie @thedjaone is playing her songs on our ride back to atl. An amazing artist #R.I.PTeenaMarie.
@Tyrese : @MsTeenaMarie looking at her tweets.. Rest in peace.. I see she loved Jesus!! Glory!! Glory!!
@thegame : R.I.P. Teena Marie.
@E40 : R.I.P TEENA MARIE A TRUE R&B LEGEND!
@FINALLEVEL : R.I.P. Teena Marie.... Just confirmed. We just talked to her daughter.. Its a great loss. Love goes out to her family. Ice... Just had to put my son on a flight back to LA.Teena was like his Godmother and he's very close to her daughter. Hes shook up. Very sad day.
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