After giving audiences an in-depth look at the life and death of Formula One driver Ayrton Senna, director Asif Kapadia turned his focus to another talented figure who was gone too soon: Amy Winehouse. In Amy, Kapadia threads together...Show More Summary
Angie Stone has no problem calling herself a “has-been,” even though that term might as well be a relic itself. In music at least, it’s much easier for veteran singers to reclaim their former fame (Madonna, Janet Jackson and Missy Elliott recently), as long as the music is good. Show More Summary
Like Adele and Amy Winehouse before her, Jess Glynne is an wonderful import direct from the U.K. who has just started making her mark on the United States charts. While her voice was a constant last year on Clean Bandit's "Rather Be",...Show More Summary
Amy Winehouse created music that touched many souls before she died of alcohol poisoning in 2011 when she was only twenty-seven years old. Now, Sam Smith, who has recorded Amy Winehouse covers in the past, is doing a new cover of the song “Tears Dry on Their Own.” The track will be on the re-release... Show More Summary
Bieber paints fame as scary.
Justin Bieber continued to ruminate on the destructive nature of fame in a new cover story for NME in which he spoke about his emotional response to the recent Amy Winehouse documentary. "I had tears in my eyes because I could see what the media was doing to her, how they were treating her,"...
“I feel isolated,“ Bieber told NME. Related: Adult Coloring Has Gone Mainstream Bieber told the magazine he related to what Amy Winehouse experienced when watching her documentary. "People see the glam and the amazing stuff, but they don’t know the other side. Show More Summary
Justin Bieber is rich and famous. He's living out his dream as a musician and he has supermodels throwing themselves at him everywhere he turns. But Justin Bieber would not wish his life upon his worst enemy. The artist actually says...Show More Summary
Justin Bieber gets a knife through the head on this new cover of NME magazine. Here’s what the 21-year-old entertainer had to share with the mag: On fame: “And I feel isolated. You’re in your hotel room and there are fans all around, paparazzi following you everywhere, and it gets intense. When you can’t go [...]
Justin Bieber wants everyone to know he's just like us. In the pièce de résistance of his 2015 apology tour, Bieber opens up to NME about how it feels to be America's most hated and beloved -- yes, there are still Beliebers out there -- pop star. Show More Summary
Justin Bieber has struggled mightily to rehabilitate his image from that period of time when he was just a little hellion peeing in buckets. "I just want people to know I’m human. I’m struggling just to get through the days. I think a lot of people are," he told NME.... More »
Life isn't always so easy growing up in the spotlight. We've watched Justin Bieber mature (?) through every up and down in the public eye since he was a preteen. While that's part of the deal when pursuing a career in entertainment — it can definitely take its toll. In an interview with NME which will be [...]
The Oscars documentary race is still full of questions: Can the academy brave Xenu's wrath and vote for the Scientology exposé "Going Clear"? Do voters prefer Kurt Cobain ("Montage of Heck") to Amy Winehouse ("Amy"), or are they partial to Janis Joplin ("Janis: Little Girl Blue")? Will documentary...
This is our favorite thing this morning!! R&B mainstay Joe took to YouTube with an AH-mazing cover of Adele's Hello and you MUST hear it! Related: Adele Compares Herself To Amy Winehouse & Talks Posing ForPlayboy In Rolling Stone! There's not much more to say — the soaring vocals, the range Joe displays on the cover, the life [...]
Sam Smith stopped by BBC Radio 1 for a chat with Annie Mac about the upcoming re-release of his blockbuster debut, In the Lonely Hour. On the new release, he covers Amy Winehouse’s “Love is a Losing Game”, a stunner from the late artist’s masterpiece Back to Black. In an... Continue reading
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Sam Smith has created some spectacular covers, such as Whitney Houston’s “How Will I Know” and Tracy Chapman’s “Fast Car.” Now the British crooner is taking on Amy Winehouse and her heartbreaking ballad, “Lov… Read The post Sam Smith Covers Amy Winehouse’s Heartbreaking Ballad ‘Love Is A Losing Game’ – LISTEN appeared first on Towleroad.
Sam Smith recently released a haunting rendition of Amy Winehouse’s classic song, “Love Is a Losing Game.” Smith is no stranger to the late English singer’s collection of songs—he has covered “Tears Dry on Their Own” many times in concert—he...Show More Summary
Sam Smith covers Amy Winehouse's "Love Is A Losing Game."
Sam Smith has already given power ballads from Whitney Houston, Tracy Chapman, and Amy Winehouse his own artful spin. He’s covered Winehouse’s “Tears Dry on Their Own” at several live shows, but a recent viewing of Amy, the documentary...Show More Summary