Top 10 Celeb Tweets of the Week

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The trending topic that dominated celebrity tweets was the passing of Amy Winehouse who died on July 23rd. Words by celebs such as Samantha Ronson, who tweeted, "I'm not sure how anyone with a soul can make jokes about the passing of one of the most talented artists this generation will see," have been widely reported. However, other stars took time away from promotion, jokes or just their typical conversations to pay their respects to the young singer, as well. Some of them, such as Tatum O'Neal and David Hasselhoff, know all to well about the perils of substance abuse.

"RIP Amy Winehouse. So sad to see such a talent gone and her life end in tragedy. This makes me terribly sad." - LeAnn Rimes

"RIP Amy Winehouse. Another one down. Didn't know her, but I'm so sad." - Mackenzie Phillips

"Devastated to hear about Amy Winehouse...she was truly one of a kind..." - Lea Michele

"My friend just told me Amy Winehouse died of a drug overdose! Man - what a loss!! DRUGS SUCK!!!" - Tatum O'Neal

"So sad to hear about Amy Winehouse. What a talent, way to young to die. Addiction is such a deadly disease. She's now in a better place." - Paris Hilton

"Amy Winehouse. Sad sad sad. My heart goes out to her family and friends. What a waste." - Joan Rivers

"R.I.P. Amy Winehouse." - Craig Robinson

"my heart goes out to her father because he is a fantastic great man and I understand what he is going through today @mitchwinehouse." - David Hasselhoff

"RIP Amy Winehouse. May she finally find peace." - Katy Perry

"Amy was, in my opinion,the most soulful vocalist this country has ever seen. And her album 'Back to Black' was the best album I had heard since the seventies. No question." - George Michael

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