Huffpost Celebrity

Amy Winehouse Death Anniversary: Family, Fans Remember Singer

Posted: Updated:
Print Article

LONDON -- Fans have lit candles and left tributes outside her north London home to mark the first anniversary of the death of singer Amy Winehouse.

The talented soul singer with the beehive hairdo died from alcohol poisoning on July 23, 2011, at the age of 27.

Her family Monday released a statement honoring "a daughter and sister that meant the world" to them.

Relatives said they were still struggling to come to terms with her loss.

Winehouse family members also thanked fans for their continued support. They have started a charity to help others fight drug and alcohol abuse.

Also on HuffPost:

Amy Winehouse
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Amy Winehouse Remembered - One Year Death Anniversary - Take ...

Amy Winehouse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Will Amy Winehouse's Posthumous Career Match Michael Jackson, Tupac?

Amy Winehouse's family, fans mark anniversary of her death

Amy Winehouse's Death, One Year Later: Her Impact And What's Still To Come