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In this Feb. 16, 2007, file photo, British singer Amy Winehouse poses for photographs after being interviewed by The Associated Press at a studio in north London. British police say singer Amy Winehouse has been found dead Saturday at her home in London. The singer was 27 years old. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

Police: Singer Amy Winehouse dies


LONDON (AP) -- Amy Winehouse, the beehived soul-jazz diva whose self-destructive habits overshadowed a distinctive musical talent, was found dead today in her London home, police said. She was 27.

Winehouse shot to fame with the album "Back to Black," whose blend of jazz, soul, rock and classic pop was a global hit. It won five Grammys and made Winehouse -- with her black beehive hairdo and old-fashioned sailor tattoos -- one of music's most recognizable stars.

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