Various news sites are reporting that U.K. singer Amy Winehouse died in London today at the age of 27. So far her death is being described as "unexplained". Police had cordoned off the street around Winehouse's residence as journalists, fans and the curious gathered around outside.
Winehouse joins the infamous 27 Club, the long list of rock musicians who died unexpectedly at the age of 27. Others include Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison and Kurt Cobain.