Stars React To Brittany Murphy’s Death

Kina Grannis, seen here in a close-up, is among the pop artists reacting to the death of Brittany Murphy on TwitterSeveral pop artists have reacted to the shocking death of Brittany Murphy this weekend, who reportedly went into cardiac arrest this morning and could not be revived. Among the Twitter postings:

Marie Digby (@mariedigby): so sad to hear the news about Brittany Murphy.. so young… why? We really have to enjoy every moment of our lives.

JoJo (@JoJoistheway): I’m in shock. RIP Brittany Murphy. My thoughts go out to her friends and family at this most difficult time.

VV Brown (@VVbrown): omg britanny murphy died….. thats so sad. R.I.P and prayers for the family. Such a young talent.

Esmee Denters (@esmeeworld): This news is so heartbreaking.. RIP Brittany Murphy

Una Healy (@unahealy): R.I.P Brittany Murphy, very sad loss of such a young life :( x

Kina Grannis (@kinagrannis): just heard about brittany murphy… so incredibly sad. my heart goes out to her family and friends. <3 Jessie James (@iamjessiejames): Rip brittany murphy. I'm so sad Lindsay Lohan (@lindsaylohan): My deepest condonlences go out to all of Brittany Murphy's loved ones& may she rest in peace....She was a great talent w/a beautiful soul xo Melody Thornton (@MelodyThornton): What a face, what a voice, such talent, what a beautiful light the world has lost today! The gorgeous Brittney Murphy may you rest in peace! Tyler Hilton (@tylerhilton): I really liked Brittany Murphy. It's sad to see her go. Boy George: Very sad about Brittany Murphy, love & strength to her loved ones, deeply shocked by this! Jess Origliasso (@Jessicaveronica): wow.. RIP Brittany Murphy :( Brian McFadden (@BrianMcnugget): RIP Brittany Murphy....... loved her in clueless! x Michelle Branch (@michellebranch): So sad about Brittany Murphy. I was lucky enough to have spent a little time with her and I'll always remember her contagious laugh. R.I.P. Meiko (@meiko): So sad... Just heard about Brittany Murphy... My heart goes out to her family :( Sandi Thom (@Sandi_Thom): So sad to hear about Brittany Murphy. What a cryin shame 4 her family to lose her so young. She seemed like a really bright and bubbly girl. Samantha Ronson (@samantharonson): RIP Brittany Murphy. Wondering when g-d is going to stop calling people back? What a sad year.

Murphy teamed up with Paul Oakenfold on ‘Faster Kill Pussycat’ in 2006, and contributed covers of Queen’s ‘Somebody to Love’ and Earth, Wind & Fire’s ‘Boogie Wonderland’ on the ‘Happy Feet’ soundtrack.

Brittany Murphy’s Vocal Talents Surprised Oakenfold

Paul Oakenfold spoke with The Sun about his latest collaboration with Brittany Murphy on the track ‘Faster Kill Pussycat’. “Her voice wasn’t what I had expected. I think people should judge the record for the record,” he said. “I’d rather they listened to the song first and then know it was Brittany. Otherwise people say it’s another actress trying to do a record and it throws you a little bit.”

Brittany Murphy Shows Off Her Singing Skills

Actress Brittany Murphy is featured on a track from DJ Paul Oakenfold’s new album ‘A Lively Mind’, due out June 6th. TMZ reports Oakenfold was introduced to Murphy through a mutual friend, and she blew him away with her vocal talent.

Brittany Murphy Inspired By Madonna As A Child

Actress Brittany Murphy answered a few questions from ‘TRL’ viewers over at, including what her childhood dreams were and if they came true. “My dreams and aspirations when I was a child for as long as I can remember was to be an entertainer,” she said. “I started out in dance classes and I’ve always sang for as long as I can remember. When I was nine I started doing musical theater in the New Jersey area, where I’m from. The quickest way to entertain more people was to audition for commercials and that was the first thing available since it was right over the Hudson River. Madonna had a quote, ‘I’m going to change the world’–that was a huge inspiration to me so I decided I was going to be my own version of Madonna when I grew up.”

Brittany Murphy To Launch Music Career reports Brittany Murphy is about to become the latest Hollywood actress to launch a pop career, following the lead of Jennifer Lopez and Boomkat’s Taryn Manning. “I am going to start recording an album in November,” she said. Murphy was guarded about which direction her material would take. “You’ll see. It’s going to be a surprise.”