Amy Winehouse

'Amy' Documentary To Receive Cannes Premiere

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 16.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

The schedule for the 2015 Cannes Film Festival has been revealed, and film fans have plenty to look forward to. This year's event begins on 13 May...

Caroline Frost

Amy Winehouse's Cousin Reveals Poignant Timing Of Her Death | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse has been the subject of many a musical tribute since her sudden death in 2011, but arguably none so personal as the one offered by her c...

First Look! Amy Winehouse Documentary Trailer Released

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

The moving first trailer for ‘Amy’, the documentary about the life of Amy Winehouse, has been revealed online. The film will chronicle the sing...

TEASER POSTER: Amy Winehouse Intimate Doc Release Date Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

the first poster and release date of the forthcoming intimate documentary about Amy Winehouse has been revealed. The film, simply called 'Amy', co...

What Farm Shows and Amy Winehouse Have in Common

Will Young | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Will Young

There is a fine line between drawing upon things in the past, as indeed anything creative does, and moving so much into an era where everything is a pseudo version of something else. Whoever straddles that balance remains something truly original.

That Top 10 Album Thing

Rachel Braier | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Rachel Braier

The latest 'thing' doing the rounds on Facebook, is to list ten albums that have had the biggest personal import. They may or may not be your favourites, they may not be cool or classic; they just need to have resonated in some way.

Amy Winehouse Statue To Be Unveiled In Camden

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

A statue of Amy Winehouse is set to be unveiled near the singer’s Camden home later this year, it has been revealed. The bronze statue will offi...

'I Speak To Amy Every Day... I Know She's Proud Of Me'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse’s father Mitch has spoken out on the third anniversary of his daughter’s death. Mitch, a former London taxi driver who now perfo...

Unpublished Amy Winehouse Interview Makes For Poignant Reading

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

In January 2004, journalist John Marrs was sent by a weekend magazine to conduct an interview with a barely-known singer by the name of Amy Winehouse....

Remembering Kurt Cobain 20 Years On (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Saturday marks the 20th anniversary since the death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Yes, that’s 20 long years since the shockingly tragic demis...

Best. £10 Note Defacement. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Comedy

A tip of the hat to tweeter @theGladstonian, who spotted this on Facebook and understandably had to share it with the rest of the world: Oh. My. Da...

Amy's Husband 'Was Her Drugs Mule'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse's husband used to swallow drugs to smuggle to her, according to his mother. Georgette Civil has revealed that she discovered her son...

Kavana Reveals Amy Winehouse's Secret Support

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘The Big Reunion’ singer Kavana has revealed that Amy Winehouse encouraged him to address his own battles with drugs. Despite her own issues, A...

Why Parents Are Not Always to Blame

Pat Spungin | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Pat Spungin

There is no one right way to parent a child beyond the basics of love and boundaries. Children are born with different temperaments and ways of responding to the world and what works for one child is wrong for another. Most children are resilient and will bounce back but there are a few who are particularly vulnerable to addictions, psychological disorders and extreme behaviour.

Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Had he lived, Thursday would have been Kurt Cobain’s 47th birthday. It’s hard to imagine the Nirvana frontman as a middle-aged man, but there...

Amy Winehouse's Earnings 'Quadruple' Since Her Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse's earnings have reportedly quadrupled since her untimely death in 2011. The Sun claims the 'Back To Black' singer has earned more in ...

Beyoncé's New Album Is Supposedly the Climax of a Revolutionary Year for Women in Music -But Applauding Any Song With a Feminist Sentiment Is Dangerous

Felicity Capon | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Felicity Capon

We forget that music, when written by the individual behind the performance, is simply a way of expressing an emotion. That emotion can certainly be feisty independence, but it doesn't mean it has to be, and songs and artists shouldn't be left off the list because they don't fit this dubious criteria.

'I Will Not Join The 27 Club Like Amy Winehouse'

Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Lady Gaga has promised fans she'll kick her drug habit so that she does not end up in the tragic '27 club'. The 27-year-old star - who revealed de...

Book Review: Amy 27, By Howard Sounes

Robert Bradley | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Robert Bradley

As much as one may have hoped, Sounes dissects the conspiracy theories and puts to bed the lunacy that surrounds these idols deaths.

What Amy Winehouse's Birthday Means to Me

Beth Burgess | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Beth Burgess

On 14 September, Amy Winehouse would have turned 30 if her life had not come to such a tragic end, a fact that is especially poignant to me, as I sit here aged 33, sober, in recovery from addiction and very much alive.

The Day I Told Amy Winehouse She Was a Risk I Wasn't Willing to Take

Grant Feller | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Grant Feller

I'm reminded of that incident as I sit in my office listening to my daughter playing Amy Winehouse's albums over and over again, and I daren't admit to her that I dismissively chucked Amy's homemade, personally annotated CD in the bin that afternoon because I didn't have the energy or nerve to take a risk.

PICTURES: Amy Winehouse Exhibition Opens

PA | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

An exhibition about the life of Amy Winehouse has opened streets away from where she died aged 27. The Jewish Museum in London's Camden Town has wo...

Amy's Brother Blames Bulimia For Singer's Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse's brother has claimed an eating disorder killed his sister rather than drug and alcohol abuse. After the 'Back To Black' singer died ...

Why Drug and Alcohol Education Is So Important

Jonathan Simpson | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK Politics
Jonathan Simpson

It is a great testimony to the resilience of Amy's family that soon after her death they decided to work on retaining her legacy by setting up a new charity in her name, with the aim of preventing the effects of drug and alcohol misuse on young people.

Jason Rebello: The Jazz Sage

Jason Holmes | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

In the late 1980s British jazz boom, classically-trained pianist Rebello made his mark, finding himself in the company of players such as Steve Williamson and Courtney Pine. They and their cohorts redrew the benchmarks of jazz excellence with a virtuosity that silenced lesser players daring to call themselves jazz musicians.