Amy Winehouse found dead

As news of Amy Winehouse death begins the soak in, stars are weighing in and sharing their grief via Twitter.

Nicki Minaj took to Twitter and expressed disbelief at the news of Winehouse’s passing. “Please tell me Amy Winehouse didn’t die,” wrote the Young Money MC, who’s set to hit the stage in Florida on Saturday (July 23). “Is this some sick joke?”

“I am genuinely heartbroken about this,” wrote Rihanna, who continued to express her shock over multiple tweets. “Dear God have mercy!!! I am SICK about this right now!” adding in another tweet “U made a MAJAH impression on this industry and throughout the world, in such a short space of time…too short!”

Usher reflected on Winehouse, who he had known: “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!!””

Katy Perry tweeted her condolences, writing, “RIP Amy Winehouse. May she finally find peace.”

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

Khloe Kardashian: “Wow! I just heard about Amy Winehouse passing away! Wow! So sad :( what an amazing talent”

Ashton Kutcher: “Rip amy winehouse”

Big Boi: “Kurt Cobain, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix and now Amy Winehouse. All died aged 27. RIP to you all.”

Kelly Osbourne: “i cant even breath right my now im crying so hard i just lost 1 of my best friends. i love you forever Amy & will never forget the real you!”

Rick Ross: “Wanted to collab w/ Amy Winehouse…r.i.p…smoking 1 in your memoryyy!!”

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

Ricky Martin: “I just found out. I feel pain. I feel anger. Rest beautiful girl rest. You are free!”

Cee Lo: “Is it true about amy?”

Victoria Justice: “I’m so sad about the #amywinehouse news I heard this morning. She was 1 of my favorite artists. What a sad story, she was such a talent…”

Randy Jackson: “Wow what a tragic loss today in the music world, Amy Winehouse such a talent. She will be missed”

Kreayshawn: “I said she was a TIMELESS artist and a real artist because of her struggle. I’m so upset I love her! RIP Amy Winehouse”