In the hours following the shocking death of Amy Winehouse, celebrities from around the world took to Twitter to pay their respects and voice their grief over her untimely passing.
Twitter queen LeAnn Rimes wrote: “RIP Amy Winehouse. So sad to see such a talent gone and her life end in tragedy. This makes me terribly sad.”
One of Amy’s closest friends, Kelly Osbourne couldn’t hold back. “I cant even breath right now im crying so hard i just lost 1 of my best friends. I love you forever Amy & will never forget the real you!”
Demi Moore posted: “Truly sad news about Amy Winehouse. My heart goes out to her family May her troubled soul find peace.”
A simple “R.I.P” was the message posted by several music stars including P. Diddy, Pete Wentz and Fred Durst.
And burlesque star Dita Von Teese reminisced about her experiences with the incredibly talented star. “Devastated. I spent extraordinary times with Amy. She sang for me once for hours, it was the most beautiful & touching thing. A huge loss”
Amy was found dead in her London home Saturday afternoon.
The cause of her death is as yet unknown but foul play is not suspected and a postmortem examination is planned for Sunday or Monday.