Katy Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Rihanna and more react to Amy Winehouse’s death

07.23.11 6 years ago 16 Comments

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Celebrities and musicians of all genres took to their Twitter accounts in droves to tweet about Amy Winehouse”s death.  Here”s a quick round-up of what is out there…in their own words (and grammar).

Katy Perry: RIP Amy Winehouse. May she finally find peace.

Rihanna: I am genuinely heartbroken about this #DearAmy (Rihanna later tweeted a photo of herself at a Winehouse show)

Kelly Clarkson: What a waste of a gifted person. What a shame she saw no hope and continued living her life in that manor  (sic). I have been that low emotionally and mentally and that is overwhelming.

Usher: I”m so sad to hear the horrible news of Amy Winehouse”s death. I”m so happy I knew you Amy… Rest Well. Gone Too Soon… we”ll miss you!!

Janelle Monae: heart is heavy. My heart goes out 2 Amy Winehouse’s family, loved ones. Praying for their strength during this time.

Billy Corgan: Sad to hear about Amy Winehouse. I mourn any time one of our own passes on. A tragedy…no doubt. Truly sad.

Kelly Osbourne:
“I can”t even breath right now im crying so hard i just lost i of my best friends. i love your forever Amy & will never forget the real you.

Lea Michele: Devastated to hear about Amy Winehouse…she was truly one of a kind.

Josh Groban: Drugs took her gift, her soul, her light, long before they took her life. RIP Amy.

Demi Lovato
: Amy Winehouse…So sad. Unfortunately, the world lost an incredibly talented woman to such a powerful disease…addiction. # RIP

Nicki Minaj: Please tell me Amy Winehouse didn”t die. Is this some sick joke?

Lance Bass: Another talent dies at 27-RIP-Amy Winehouse.

LeToya Luckett: So sad 2 hear the news about Amy Winehouse. I was sooo in love with her voice. R.I.P.

Missy Elliott: My condolences go out to Amy Winehouse family and My Prayers to those Families who lost loved ones in Norway…

Sandra Bernhard: Some people can”t handle it and it”s terribly sad. another great talent gone gone gone. amy Winehouse.

Amanda Bynes:
I am so saddened by the news about Amy Winehouse. What a gifted musician. My prayers go out to her family and friends. May she rest in peace.

Boy George: I cannot contain my sadness and my anger about Amy Winehouse. Rest in peace child, it is a deeply sad day for many reasons.

Booty Collins: National Breaking News. Amy Winehouse found dead in her London home…Funkateers, we lost another.

Martina McBride: So sad to hear about Amy Winehouse. Such an incredible talent. Prayers fo out to her family and fans.

Sharon Jones:
May you Rest In Peace Amy Winehouse…The Dap-Kings and Me will miss you most…Love you always! (Ed.”s note: Winehouse recorded with the Dap-Kings).

Jordin Sparks: Amy Winehouse : (

Rob Thomas: R.I.P. AMY WINEHOUSE. wow. just wow

Pete Wentz: super sad to hear about the news. RIP. never take life for granted.

Leann Rimes:
RIP Amy Winehouse. So sad to see such a talent gone and her life end in tragedy. This makes me terribly sad.

Reba McEntire:
Amy Winehouse found dead. So sad. Prayers go out for her family.

Latoya Jackson: I know the pain her family is experiencing I feel their pain. i’ve lived their pain. i’m sooo terribly sorry. Once again R prayers R with you.

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