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About Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse is a British singer.

Death of Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse was found dead at her home in north London's Camden area. Ambulance was called to her home at Camden Square, but the crew of the The London Ambulance Service found her dead by the time they arrived.

Personal Biography

Parents

Mitch and Janis are Amy Winehouse's parents. Janis was often ill and felt she is unable to control her daughter. Janis appreciates Mitch for his efforts to help his daughter tackle her drug addiction.

Relationship with Blake Fielder-Civil

Blake Fielder-Civil is her husband. Amy brokedown after Fielder-Civil was arrested and accused of GBH and in an attempt to pervert the course of justice. Worried, Amy's parents called up ambulance and police fearing that she would 'do something silly' following his arrest. Amy used to visit the prison to see her husban weekly. During her November 07 visit, Blake felt concerned about his wife's bulimia condition and asked her to gain weight.

Blake had filed for divorce in January 09, following reports that his singer-wife had been romancing former rugby player Joshua Bowman while holidaying in the Caribbean. Despite this, Winehouse continued to love Blake. In March 09, she appeared to be determined to win back her estranged hubby. In January 2010, it is reported Amy wanted to get rid of Blake tattoo.

Drug addiction

Amy is believed to have got landed into various troubles her self. Her friend once revealed Amy went on two major drug overdoses that could drive her to commit suicide. In November 07, Amy is slammed by drug enforcement officials for glamorising drug usage. In November 08, she visited the hospital after a drink and drug spree set off by a screaming row with husband.

In August 08, Amy was picked as the star performer for the three-day Rock En Seine festival but she remained at her home due to illness and was unable to travel. Reports say she may face legal action not taking part in the festival.

Amy went into worse times after getting addicted to drugs. She lost her youthful looks and totally ruined with sunken cheeks, a skeletal frame, blotches and grey skin to the extent that she even skipped her birthday. Sources say she spends as much as 1,000 pounds a day on drugs such as heroin and crack cocaine

Caribbean holiday

Amy took a three-month holiday break at the end of 2008 and early 2009. She is seen horse riding on the beach of St. Lucia. Reports say she also was on a house hunting for Caribbean base. She is reported to have collapsed and rushed to hospital. Amy's dad rushed to reach his holidaying daughter in the Caribbean over her boozy antics. As planned earlier, Amy, soon after returning to London after holiday, has set to shift to a new Barnet home.

Assult charges

In March 09, Amy was charged for assault in relation to a September 26, 2008 incident at the posh End Of Summer Ball in Berkeley Square, London. She has been ordered to court later this month. Amy will now have to appear on bail at City of Westminster Magistrates Court on March 17, 2009. Winehouse will have to appear in court after being charged for the assault.

Other personal information

She turned to Buddhism in a bid to find peace of mind in the hectic life she is living.

In January 2010, it is reported that she told her friends that she is bisexual.

Professional Biography

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Comments / Negative criticism

Offbeat

Paparazzo trouble

Amy was charged with assault for allegedly punching a fan in September 08, as a result of which she was forced to cancel an appearance at the Coachella Festival in California.

Other Professional Information

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Amy Winehouse in News

Lianne La Havas Debuts New Song, "Unstoppable," April 21
"Sometimes all it takes to snap me out of a late-summer heat coma is the sound of a new and electrifying voice -- like that of Lianne La Havas." --NPR "She's got an acoustic folk-rock-soul sound that is unique, and what's best is that heavy voice of hers: This London singer sounds like she's singing straight to your soul

Warner Bros. Records Signs Duran Duran to Global Recording Contract
Warner Bros. Records (WBR) announced today that it has signed a global recording contract with international superstars Duran Duran.

Back to the Streets: Live Music Every Thursday Night at 16 Mix Cocktail Lounge Patio at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
Beginning on May 8th, guests at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel's 16Mix Cocktail Lounge will enjoy live music on the patio from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. every Thursday night through the summer-early fall season. Music provided by the group "The Feels" is sponsored by Stoli Vodka, O'Dell's Brewery & Great Divide Brewery

iConcerts Selects RRsat as Its Partner for Global Broadcast Requirements
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Multi-Platinum Producer Dito Godwin Launches New London Based Label EC3 Records and Prepares to Launch Guitar Driven Alt Rock Band "The Brink" as Its Flagship Artist
Long a believer that "good music is good music" no matter the genre, Dito Godwin's career as a multi-platinum producer includes sessions with an enviable slate of artists: No Doubt, Motley Crue, KISS members Ace Frehley and Peter Criss, Jack Russell and Great White, late Warrant frontman Jani Lane and country music legend Charley Pride.

Bruno Mars Reveals Worldwide Tour Dates; "The Moonshine Jungle World Tour" Kicks Off June 22nd in Washington, DC; European Leg Begins October 2nd in Belfast; Mars Scores 10th Consecutive Top 10 Single on the Billboard "Hot 100"; "When I Was Your Man" Joins "Locked Out Of Heaven" in the Top 10, Break
Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars has unveiled details of his hugely anticipated world tour. The North American leg of "The Moonshine Jungle World Tour" gets underway on June 22nd at Washington, DC's Verizon Center and then continues through August. The European leg of the tour begins October 2nd in Belfast, Northern Ireland (see attached itinerary)

Bruno Mars Continues Reign Over Billboard's "Hot 100" With "Locked Out Of Heaven" at No. 1 for Second Straight Week; "UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX" Marks Grammy Winner's Highest First Week Sales Debut, Entering at No. 2 on the Billboard 200
Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars is standing tall atop Billboard's "Hot 100" for the second consecutive week as "Locked Out Of Heaven" continues its reign at No. 1. The single -- which marks the Grammy Award-winner's fourth chart-topper -- is featured on Mars' just-released sophomore album, "UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX," which has made its SoundScan/Billboard 200 debut at No

Bruno Mars Releases New Album "UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX" Today; Critics Rave About Mars, Naming Him "A Master Song-Crafter" Who "Hits the Mark Every Time" on the "Boldly Ambitious" UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX; Grammy Winner Sets Multiple High Profile Appearances Including the X-Factor, Today, MTV, iHeartRadio Live
Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars has released his hugely anticipated sophomore album, "UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX," today (http://smarturl.it/unorthodoxjukebox). "UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX" is already receiving rave reviews from critics, noted by Rolling Stone as "a record that makes the competition sound sad and idea-starved by comparison," and naming Mars a "master song-crafter

Bruno Mars to Host and Perform on Saturday Night Live October 20th; Grammy Winner to Unveil New Single "Locked Out Of Heaven" Tonight via YouTube Live Stream With Google+ Hangout at 7PM ET/4PM PT via YOUTUBE.COM/BRUNOMARS; "Locked Out Of Heaven" Will Be Available at All DSPs Beginning Tomorrow, Octo
Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars will host and perform on Saturday Night Live October 20th. This appearance will mark the Grammy winner's return to TV and the debut performance of his new single "Locked Out Of Heaven

Rock and Roll Meets Hasidic Brooklyn
The walls of the concert hall nestled on a small side street in Brooklyn reverberate with the solid beats produced by a five-piece maple wood drum set. Lead singer and songwriter Perl Wolfe's warm voice rises and falls as her fingers dance gracefully across her Yamaha keyboard. The expressions on the faces of the all-female audience exude their intense enjoyment of the performance.

VH1 Says "You Oughta Know" Ed Sheeran; The "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour with Ed Sheeran" Gets Underway September 19th in Boston; The High Profile U.S. Tour Coincides With British Sensation's First North American Headline Trek and Celebrates the Stateside Release of His Acclaimed Debut, "+"
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran has announced plans for his first-ever North American headline tour. The "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour with Ed Sheeran" gets underway September 19th at Boston's House Of Blues and continues through early October (see itinerary below).

Win an Apple iPod Nano From the New Lord Balfour Hotel South Beach
The Lord Balfour hotel rocks into a late Spring debut with an Apple iPod Nano giveaway preloaded with 25 songs from British rockers (some who flaunt tattoos), and rolls out introductory rates welcoming guests to South Beach. Lord Balfour guest rooms feature a vibrant, larger-than-life photograph of a beauty flaunting her colorful tattoo

Amy Winehouse's ex arrested for rape
Amy Winehouse's former boyfriend Reginald Traviss has been charged with two counts of rape.

I still text Amy telling her to come home, says dad Mitch Winehouse
Amy Winehouse's father Mitch, has revealed that he still sends text messages to his daughter's phone asking her to come home.

Amy Winehouse's dad Mitch reveals struggle to cope with loss of daughter
Amy Winehouse's father Mitch has opened up about coping up with the devastating loss of his superstar daughter last year.

Besotted Amy Winehouse 'begged ex-hubby Blake for baby'
The late singer Amy Winehouse's hand written notes have revealed that she wanted to conceive a child with ex- husband Blake Fielder-Civil, on Valentine's Day.

Mitch Winehouse shares daughter Amy's handwritten letters in book
Amy Winehouse used to pen down letters to her father Mitch in the age of emails and a leading newspaper got a glimpse of one of the intimate missives in his upcoming book, 'Amy, My Daughter'.

Usher was planning duet with Winehouse before her death
Usher has revealed that he had been plotting a duet with Amy Winehouse in the weeks before her untimely death last summer.

Amy Winehouse to be immortalised in bronze statue
A life-size bronze statue of Amy Winehouse could be put up in a venue near her home.

Amy Winehouse's Camden home listed at 2.7m pounds
The London home where Amy Winehouse lived and died in is being sold for 2.7million pounds.

Mark Ronson denies saying Amy Winehouse was 'freaked out' by Adele's success
Mark Ronson has retracted statements he is quoted as saying in a magazine that Amy Winehouse was "freaked out" by Adele's international success.

Amy Winehouse 'freaked out' by Adele's success
Amy Winehouse, who ruled the airwaves, before Adele peaked the music chart, was upset with the 24-year-old's increasing popularity.

Adele's '21' world's biggest-selling album of 2011
Adele has reached another milestone of her career, as she's become the fourth British star in five years to record the world's biggest-selling album.

Amy Winehouse's beau 'devastated on being arrested for rape'
Amy Winehouse's former boyfriend Reg Traviss has been arrested on suspicion of rape.

Amy Winehouse's dad spoke to her via psychic
Amy Winehouse's dad Mitch has said that he has spoken to his daughter through a psychic and she "is fully behind everything we're doing."

Amy Winehouse's ex lover remembers her during 'The Voice' audition
Amy Winehouse's former lover and best friend Tylerames, who is trying out his luck in 'The Voice', said that the late singer is with him in his heart.

Mitch Winehouse still grieving over Amy's death
Singer Amy Winehouse's father Mitch is still trying to come to terms with her death but says that working with the charity he set up in her memory is helping him with his grief.

Amy Winehouse's song broke Seal's heart
Seal, who claims to be a huge fan of Amy Winehouse, has revealed that her song 'Love Is a Losing Game' broke his heart when he first heard it.

Amy Winehouse biopic gets family's nod
Amy Winehouse's family is reportedly set to "entertain" the idea of a biopic being made about the tragic singer's life.

Winehouse's father won't give rights of her song for biopic
Amy Winehouse's father has said that he would never release the rights of his daughter's music for use in a potential biopic.

Amy Winehouse's 2.5m pounds house turned into shrine
Amy Winehouse's heartbroken dad, Mitch Winehouse, has turned her sprawling 2.5million-pound home into a shrine.

Amy Winehouse's posthumous album tops UK album chart
Amy Winehouse's posthumous album 'Lioness: Hidden Treasures' has topped the album chart in UK.

Amy Winehouse's dad wants Lady Gaga to play tragic singer in biopic
London, Dec 11 : Amy Winehouse's father Mitch Winehouse wants Lady Gaga to play the role of his daughter in a film based on the tragic singer's life.

Ronnie Wood would be 'honoured' to work with Mark Ronson
Ronnie Wood has revealed that he would be "honoured" to work with Mark Ronson and the band who played on Amy Winehouse's 'back to Black' album.

Amy Winehouse rules album charts
Tragic singer Amy Winehouse has shot to number one position on album charts, five months after her death.

Pippa Middleton's bum most searched on web
Pippa Middleton's shapely bottom was one of the web's top searches of the year.

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