Amy Winehouse found dead at age 27

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English pop singer Amy Winehouse was found dead in her London apartment today. She was 27 years old.

Winehouse found early success with her debut album Back to Black which got her multiple Grammys, including Best New Artist, Song of the Year, Best Female Pop Vocal, and Record of the Year for the song “Rehab”. Winehouse has been known in recent years for her struggle with drug addiction and her erratic behavior, shown most recently at a tour in Belgrade, Serbia where she was booed off the stage.

Police found her body at 4PM local time and have not released any other details. Her cause of death is not yet known.

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