We usually don't cover Top 40 on the Music Club, but this one I like. Sixteen-year-old New Zealand sensation Lorde has the deep soulful chords of a young Amy Winehouse, and her hit single "Royals" takes an ironic turn by comparing most other pop music with the lives of the lower-class teens who listen to it. Show More Summary
In the years since the July 23, 2011 death of singer Amy Winehouse, rumors have made the rounds time and time again about the possibility of a feature film focused on her life. If Winehouse's father, Mitch Winehouse, has anything toShow More Summary
The motion ‘Addiction is not a Disease’ received overwhelming support from a lively crowd at last night’s Spectator debate. Despite moving speeches from recovering addicts, Dominic Ruffy (of the Amy Winehouse Foundation)… Continue reading The post Damian Thompson: ‘Addiction is a messy and frightening reality’ appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Whenever I’ve brought up Camden in my column before this, it’s been as the old stomping ground of Amy Winehouse, but now, it looks like they’re going to become known for another music-related thing, namely a restrictive law against Buskers. Show More Summary
TweetAs I crawl through my bedside stack of books, I’ve only now reached those I accumulated during the summer. In a July article for PW’s Tip Sheet Laura Frost called Jean Rhys’s Good Morning, Midnight one of the 10 Best Modernist Books (in English). It’s a short work with an underdog history, falling into obscurity before a late [...]
The X Factor took a trip to Motown last night. The struggling Fox competition surprised viewers by bringing back Josh Levi as a wild card - and, although the singer received solid praise for his rendition of "Who's Loving You," it was...Show More Summary
I remember exactly where I was when I learned of the deaths of Kurt Cobain, Princess Di, and Amy Winehouse. The same is true with regard to the sad news of a number of more recent celebrity deaths, when I have been positioned in front of a computer screen, watching... More »
An alleged Amy Winehouse nude photo leak has been reported, with one celebrity gossip source claiming it has been approached with the images. X-rated photos of the late chanteuse during a wild drug binge were offered for sale to Radar...Show More Summary
Folks have NO shame nowadays…SMFH Private Sex Photos Of Amy Winehouse Being Shopped Around The Internet Via RadarOnline More than two years after her death, tragic Amy Winehouse is the victim of a nude photo leak — after X-rated pho...
Gene Simmons disputing Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse's icon status is nuts... so says Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, who tells us it doesn't matter how many albums both made.In case you missed it, Gene told Team Rock Radio this month…
Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse are often hailed as music legends whose lives were taken from us far too soon. Gene Simmons begs to differ. The Kiss frontman says just because Cobain and Winehouse were acclaimed musicians who died young does not mean they're icons. Show More Summary
In an explicit rebuke of Miley Cyrus' failed MTV Music Video Awards twerking performance, Amy Linden writes an evocative piece at Ebony about Amy Winehouse. The late pop star, Linden says, was more intuitively tuned into black soul than any other white pop artist to arrive in her wake, which why she didn't need to resort to antics like twerking. Read full article...
For his Spring 2014 presentation, Jean Paul Gaultier's beauty references spanned many different decades. Coco Rocha sported John Travolta's pompadour style from Grease, there were teased curls and Afros, and even the Amy Winehouse bouffant from his Spring 2012 Haute Couture runway made a comeback. Show More Summary
If Amy Winehouse hadn’t died in 2011, she’d have been 30 years old this month, as we all know. She’s released two studio albums, a collection of outtakes, and two live DVDs. And producer Mark Ronson has told us to not expect anything else to be released. Show More Summary
Elli Ingram has a voice that can move mountains. Often compared to icons like Adele and Amy Winehouse, the British singer/songwriter combines an intensely soulful vocal performance with a knack for authentic storytelling that comes straight from the heart. Following...
Chelmsford artist James Wilkinson was commissioned to create this oil painting of Amy Winehouse as part of a month-long charity drive for the Amy Winehouse Foundation, set up in memory of the singer. It fetched £500 at the Concorde Club in Eastleigh on Friday (CLICK). Show More Summary
The late, great Amy Winehouse would have turned 30 on Saturday, and we're taking a moment to recall the singer's collection of videos. The bluesy powerhouse was notorious for her alcohol- and drug-infused antics, but behind the chaos was a singular talent that went unmatched. Show More Summary
She described her true self as an old woman chain-smoking on a front step.
LONDON -- Amy Winehouse lived and died in north London's Camden neighborhood – and in the month that she would have turned 30, her presence is still being celebrated. The beehived diva's spray-painted image adorns several Camden walls,...Show More Summary
New music from late singer Amy Winehouse may be in the works. According to the Daily Star, Winehouse's father, Mitch, recently came across lost music from the singer that has yet to see the light of day. Mitch, who is reportedly in the...Show More Summary