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Amy Winehouse Demos for Unfinished Third LP Destroyed

July 1, 2015

Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning in July 2011 at age 27, with only two studio albums to her name. The troubled singer recorded demos for a third LP, but those tracks will never be heard – since they were destroyed by David Joseph,...

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Watch 14-Year-Old Amy Winehouse Sing 'Happy Birthday'

June 29, 2015

The acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary Amy will arrive in theatres July 3rd after generating rave reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, and in a new clip from the intimate film, witness a 14-year-old Winehouse belt out an impressive "Happy Birthday"...

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The Amy Winehouse We Never Knew

June 17, 2015

About two years ago, documentary filmmaker Asif Kapadia began interviewing Amy Winehouse's friends, collaborators and family members in a darkened studio in London. Winehouse had died less than two years earlier, and emotions were still raw. So Kapadia...

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Watch First Official Clip From Amy Winehouse Documentary

May 8, 2015

UPDATE: Amy, the documentary on Amy Winehouse, will be released on July 3rd in New York and Los Angeles and July 10th nationwide. Despite heavy criticism from Amy Winehouse's family, the documentary Amy is set to premiere this summer. The first...

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Winehouse Family 'Disassociates' From 'Amy' Documentary

April 27, 2015

Amy Winehouse's family have slammed the upcoming documentary Amy, saying they consider the film to be "misleading" and biased against the family. "The Winehouse family would like to disassociate themselves from the forthcoming film about their much...

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Amy Winehouse Doc Coming This Summer

March 18, 2015

Amy Winehouse's tumultuous life and career will be explored in Amy, a new documentary directed by Senna filmmaker Asif Kapadia. The film will be released July 3rd by U.K.'s Altitude Film Distribution, though no U.S. distributor has been announced,...

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Haunting Amy Winehouse Doc Trailer Shows Triumph, Decline

May 20, 2015

"The more people see of me, the more they'll realize that all I'm good for is making music," Amy Winehouse tells the camera in a haunting new trailer for the upcoming documentary Amy. Fresh off its debut at the Cannes Film Festival, the filmmakers...

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Amy Winehouse's Dad to Doc Makers: 'You're a Disgrace'

May 1, 2015

Earlier this week, Amy Winehouse's family "disassociated itself" from the upcoming documentary Amy, claiming the film is "both misleading and contains some basic untruths." Now the late singer's father, Mitch Winehouse, has issued some harsher words for...

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Amy Winehouse Fears Fame in 'Amy' Documentary Trailer

April 2, 2015

This July, the life and career of Amy Winehouse will be the focus of a new documentary titled Amy. The film incorporates previously unheard recordings and unseen archival footage, and in the first teaser trailer, we see Winehouse's rise from a young...

2014

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Amy Winehouse Statue Unveiled in London

September 14, 2014

A life-size bronze statue of Amy Winehouse was unveiled in the North London neighborhood of Camden on Sunday. The Guardian reports that hundreds of fans from all over the world attended the unveiling, which took place on the date that would...

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Lana Del Rey: Being 'On the Periphery of Music' Inspired New Album

July 8, 2014

Lana Del Rey said she felt free to explore and experiment on her new album, Ultraviolence, following the negative reviews of her much-discussed debut, Born to Die, adding that that mindset allowed her to build a fruitful working relationship with...

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Amy Winehouse's Father to Release Second Album

July 29, 2014

Amy Winehouse's father, Mitch, will be putting out a new album of his own, But Beautiful, to raise money for the Amy Winehouse Foundation, according to the BBC. The record will consist of songs that Amy helped her father pick out, as she had done...

2013

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The 27 Club: A Brief History

November 12, 2013
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Amy Winehouse's Brother Blames Her Death on Bulimia

June 24, 2013

For the first time, Amy Winehouse's brother has opened up about the singer's tragic death in 2011, revealing her personal struggles and what he thinks killed her. Amy Winehouse Remembered In a new interview with the Guardian, Alex Winehouse –...

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Amy Winehouse Documentary Will Contain Unseen Footage

April 25, 2013

A new documentary about Amy Winehouse will feature previously unseen footage of the singer, who died in 2011 of alcohol poisoning. The still-untitled movie will be directed by Asif Kapadia, who won a British Academy of Film award for his 2010 picture...

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Amy Winehouse Gala Honors Tony Bennett and Nas in New York

March 22, 2013

The Amy Winehouse Foundation's Gala and Inspiration Awards on Thursday at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York featured honoree Tony Bennett, performer Jennifer Hudson and a guest list including Sean Lennon, Mark Ronson and Harry Belafonte. Yet Winehouse's...

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Amy Winehouse's Life Explored in New Jewish Museum Exhibit

July 3, 2013

Amy Winehouse's private life is on display at a new exhibition at the Jewish Museum in London. Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait was created in collaboration with Winehouse's brother, Alex, who hopes the exhibition will show a rarely-seen side of the singer,...

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Mark Ronson, Mitch Winehouse Disagree Over 'Back to Black' Cover

April 28, 2013

Amy Winehouse's father has taken to Twitter to deliver his verdict on the new cover of his daughter's 2007 hit "Back to Black" by Andre 3000 and Beyoncé. "I just heard the Andre part of Back to Black. Terrible," Mitch Winehouse Tweeted....

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Mark Ronson Pushes Back Against 'Retro Guy' Tag

April 9, 2013

"For better or worse, I'd started to get a connotation like, 'He's the retro guy who wears suits,' and all this shit," Mark Ronson says of the particular crux where he recently found himself. Today, the DJ, producer and bandleader is not, in fact, rocking...

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Amy Winehouse Foundation Event Teases First Gala, Set for March

February 5, 2013

Late Monday night in New York, minutes before a DJ played a few songs Amy Winehouse recorded as a teenager, her father thanked Tony Bennett for supporting the American arm of the foundation the late musician's parents launched last year. Bennett has given...

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