Adele pays tribute to Amy Winehouse: “Amy paved the way for artists like me”


British singer Adele has paid tribute to the late Amy Winehouse in a blog post today entitled “Amy Flies In Paradise“.

Amy was found dead at her North London home on Saturday and in a recent update, the BBC have just reported that the post mortem on her body which was carried out today did not establish a formal cause of death and further toxicology test results are still to be revealed.

Read Adele’s blog post below.

AMY FLIES IN PARADISE X

not many people have it in them to do something they love, simply because they love it. with no fuss and no compromise. but she knew what she was capable of and didn’t even need to try. if she wanted to do something she would and if she didn’t she’d say fuck off. it came easy to her and that’s why we all loved her so much. we believed every word she wrote, and it would sink in deep when she sang them. Amy paved the way for artists like me and made people excited about british music again whilst being fearlessly hilarious and blase about the whole thing. i don’t think she ever realised just how brilliant she was and how important she is, but that just makes her even more charming. although im incredibly sad about Amy passing im also reminded of how immensely proud of her i am as well. and grateful to be inspired by her. Amy flies in paradise xx

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