Posts tagged "amy winehouse"

Q&A: Mark Ronson Looks Back on His 20-Year Journey ‘Uptown’

It took a couple of decades, and a sidewinding journey from DJ to producer to lead artist, but Mark Ronson is officially a pop star…
By: Andrew Unterberger / January 8, 2015

Amy Winehouse Honored With London Statue, Defying Local Tradition

In the three years since Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning at age 27, her family — especially her father, Mitch — and friends have…
By: Dan Reilly / August 21, 2014

Amy’s Dad: Mitch Winehouse’s Second Life

Mitch Winehouse is singing tonight because his daughter no longer can. There's no getting around it. Sixty-two years old and handsomely gray, he'…
By: David Marchese / November 8, 2013

Mary J. Blige Gives the 411 on Life, Love, and What Makes a Strong Man

In conversation, Mary J. Blige is warm, polite, and considered. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul is no less obliging to her fans, with whom…
By: Kenny Herzog / October 17, 2013

Amy Winehouse Died From Bulimia, Not Drugs, Brother Says

The official cause of Amy Winehouse's death was alcohol, but her brother says a longtime struggle with bulimia was the deeper cause. I…
By: Marc Hogan / June 24, 2013

Amy Winehouse Documentary to Debut at Cannes 2013

It's been nearly two years since Amy Winehouse's tragic death, and the "Rehab" singer has already been revived for a pair of…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 25, 2013

Amy Winehouse’s Dad Doesn’t Care for Andre 3000 and Beyonce’s ‘Back to Black’ Cover

All indications are André 3000 and Beyoncé's cover of Amy Winehouse's "Back to Black" will be awful. A 90-second snippet of the track from Baz…
By: Marc Hogan / April 23, 2013

‘Gatsby’ Trailer Teases Insanely Star-Studded Soundtrack

Amy Winehouse and dubsteppy wubs? Almost as soon as Beyoncé and André 3000's upcoming cover of the late retro-soul queen's "Back to Black" wa…
By: Marc Hogan / April 4, 2013

Beyonce, Andre 3000, and Amy Winehouse RSVP to Jay-Z’s ‘Gatsby’ Soundtrack

Details on the forthcoming soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby haven't exactly been flowing like champagne. Last month, Jay-Z confirmed his role as contributor…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 2, 2013

Amy Winehouse’s Second Inquest Confirms the First: Alcohol Poisoning

The results were never really in doubt, but now it's doubly official: For a second time, a coroner has ruled that Amy Winehouse died from…
By: Marc Hogan / January 8, 2013

Amy Winehouse’s Death Will Be Reinvestigated

On January 8, 2013, London officials will rehear the inquest into singer Amy Winehouse's death, 18 months after the singer succumbed at age 27 to…
By: Daniel Kreps / December 17, 2012

Amy Winehouse’s Next Posthumous Release: BBC Live Collection

In what's becoming a Black Friday tradition, next month brings the arrival of another Amy Winehouse posthumous release. Last year, it was the outtakes compilatio…
By: Daniel Kreps / October 25, 2012

Nas Holds a Wake for Amy Winehouse in ‘Cherry Wine’ Clip

Nas says goodbye to another doomed love of his life, Amy Winehouse, in the video for "Cherry Wine." Playing bartender/eulogist as footage of Winehouse i…
By: Nicole Sia / October 2, 2012

Portishead’s Geoff Barrow Picks a Fight With (Deceased) Amy Winehouse

Portishead's Geoff Barrow faces sour times after he referred to the late Amy Winehouse as "Whiney Shitehouse" in an interview with O…
By: Nicole Sia / September 20, 2012

Amy Winehouse Foundation to Honor Nas at New York Gala

If the lyrics to "Me and Mr. Jones" weren't proof-positive enough that Amy Winehouse had a deep respect for Queens-bred rapper Nas (he's Mr. Jones,…
By: Kory Grow / August 15, 2012

Amy Winehouse’s Ex Blake Fielder-Civil in Alcohol-Related Coma

A little over a year after Amy Winehouse died of alcohol intoxication, her ex-husband, Blake Fielder-Civil, is reportedly in a substance-abuse-related coma, according to…
By: Kory Grow / August 9, 2012

Watch Amy Winehouse in Rare Footage Shot By Blake Fielder-Civil

There was a moment when magazines starting shooting B-roll video of their cover shoots, to help give a little glimpse of a a major artist…
By: SPIN Staff / July 23, 2012

Amy Winehouse’s Rise in Photos: You Know She Was Good

SPIN looks back at the singer's watershed moments on the one-year anniversary of her death.
By: SPIN Staff / July 23, 2012

Amy Winehouse’s Death, One Year Later: A Timeline

In January 2011, Amy Winehouse returned to the stage in Brazil to largely positive reviews. Six months later, she performed what was quickly deemed a…
By: Devon Maloney / July 23, 2012

Amy Winehouse’s Father Hints at More Posthumous Albums

Amy Winehouse might not be returning in quasi-hologram mode just yet, but her posthumous career looks like it might take the surprisingly prolific Tupac route.
By: Marc Hogan / July 6, 2012
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