Posted by Michael Bordash on 2011-07-23 15:53:28

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Hendrix, Cobain, Morrison, Winehouse-- all dead at the age of 27. Grammy award winning Amy Winehouse, with hits "Rehab", “Valerie” and “Love Is a Losing Game,” was found dead in her flat in Camden Square London according to police reports. 

Over the past few years, Winehouse struggled with drugs, including smoking crack cocaine. In 2008, then 24 years old, Winehouse was diagnosed with emphysema, according to her father Mitch in an interview with Britain's Daily Mail. She had been warned by doctors that she would die from this incurable disease if she did not stop her drug habits. Her recent attempts at a tour were disastrous, stumbling across the stage, fogetting lyrics, booed by fans.

Police have not released details of her death at this time. More details will be added when they are known.

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