Posts Tagged ‘amy winehouse’

10 Times the Grammys Actually Got it Right

While the Grammys might claim to represent the best of the best, the results are highly contested, and year after year artists are snubbed while others are deemed underserving of their awards. With every show, there... Read more »

Watch the Unveiling of a Life-Size Amy Winehouse Statue in London

Today would have been Amy Winehouse’s 31st birthday. She tragically passed away a little over three years ago, and today her life is celebrated with a life-size statue unveiled in London. Fans gathered by the hundreds... Read more »

Childish Major’s 10 Favorite Beats

Unexpected and otherworldly, Rocko's Future-featuring single "U.O.E.N.O." bubbled out of the spring to become a surprise summer hit, going gold on the strength of buzz, controversy, a catchphrase of a chorus, and an unusual, eerie take... Read more »

Amy Winehouse’s Brother: “What really killed her was the bulimia”

This July, the Jewish Museum in London is exhibiting “Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait.” To commemorate his sister’s life and work, Alex Winehouse gave his first major interview with The Guardian this past weekend. In it,... Read more »

Hear A Clip Of Beyoncé and André 3000’s Amy Winehouse Cover In New “Great Gatsby” Trailer

Baz Luhrman’s forthcoming adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby is set to be quite some musical event. We recently learnt that  Beyoncé and André 3000 will be covering the late Amy Winehouse’s “Back To Black,” and now we can... Read more »

Beyoncé and André 3000 Will Cover Amy Winehouse for “The Great Gatsby” Soundtrack

According to E! Online, Beyoncé and André 3000 will be covering the late Amy Winehouse’s “Back To Black” for the forthcoming adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. While Winehouse’s original is great, a record... Read more »

Video: Nas ft. Amy Winehouse – “Cherry Wine”

For the latest video from his Life Is Good album, Nas plays bartender in search of the perfect female. Images of the late Amy Winehouse are featured on walls within this video, adding some depth to... Read more »

A History Of Jay-Z’s Most Surprising Non-Rap Moments

While many consider Jay-Z the GOAT when it comes to hip-hop, that doesn’t normally bring his leanings outside of the rap realm into play. In a genre where “crossing over” almost requires some kind of non-hip... Read more »

Amy Winehouse Speaks On Her Influences in Unreleased Interview

To commemorate the one year anniversary of Amy Winehouse‘s tragic death, BBC4 is broadcasting a documentary tomorrow night entitled Amy Winehouse: The Day She Came to Dingle. The documentary, which details the singer’s 2006 visit to... Read more »

Pete Doherty Has A Self Portrait Amy Winehouse Painted In Her Own Blood

Good news on Pete Doherty: he has quit injecting drugs. That is according to Pete Doherty, who may or may not be the best source. He told NME: “I’ve stopped injecting. The only way I can see... Read more »

Video: Florence & The Machine Covers Amy Winehouse’s “Back To Black”

Florence Welch and The Dap-Kings put their spin on Amy Winehouse‘s “Back To Black” during the Amy Winehouse Tribute at VH1 “Divas Celebrates Soul.” Florence Welch doesn’t really seem like a strong representation of “diva” or... Read more »

10 Most Surprising Music Stories Of The Year

Last weekend I overheard a sliver of conversation between two homeless men on the street, which I guess is the place you’d expect me to overhear a conversation between homeless people. “The fabric of reality is thin... Read more »

Video: Amy Winehouse – “Our Day Will Come”

Since Amy Winehouse isn’t with us, the video is mostly photos, both old and more recent, of Amy set to “Our Day Will Come,” a reggae version of a Ruby & The Romantics song, from Amy’s... Read more »

Amy Winehouse ft. Nas – “Like Smoke”

“Like Smoke” will be featured on the late Amy Winehouse‘s posthumously released third album Lioness: Hidden Treasures which comes out December 5th, and will be “a collection of previously unreleased tracks, alternate versions of existing classics... Read more »

Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse – “Body and Soul” (Video)

Amy Winehouse would have been 28 years old today. Tony Bennett was the last artist to record with the troubled singer before she passed away. Here’s a clip of the two performing “Body and Soul” for... Read more »