Amy Winehouse (1983-2011) a Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter known for her powerful vocals and eclectic mix of musical genres. Amy died on Saturday, July 23rd in London, England. Cause of death was alcohol poisoning. She was 27.
The 27 Club is a group of popular musicians who died at age 27, often as a result of drug and alcohol abuse, homicide, suicide or automobile accidents. The number of musicians who have died at this age have given rise to the idea that premature deaths at this age are unusually common.