Amy Winehouse

  • Amy Winehouse was killed by bulimia andnot drugs: brother 23-06-2013 02:55 PM

    London: Singer Amy Winehouse's brother revealed that his sister whose life was dogged by drug and alcohol abuse, was killed because of an eating disorder. Alex, 33, said that his sister's long battle with bulimia left her weak and more susceptible, reported Guardian online. "She would have died eventually, the...
  • Amy Winehouse's home to be auctioned 18-11-2012 06:25 PM

    London: The London house where singer Amy Winehouse died last year is set to be auctioned off after failing to sell on the property market. The 'Rehab' hitmaker's family put the three bedroom property in Camden Square up for sale in May (2012) with a price tag of 2.63 million...
  • Amy Winehouse's home turned into shrine 13-12-2011 01:36 PM

    London: Mitch Winehouse, father of late singer Amy Winehouse, has turned her home into a shrine following her death there in July. The 27-year-old singer was found dead in her north London home and her father Mitch says he still can't bear to touch some of the items in the...
  • Winehouse wrote full 3rd CD, planned supergroup 17-11-2011 01:04 PM

    New York: Amy Winehouse had written all the songs that were to appear on her third album. She even picked out song titles. But music producer Salaam Remi said the soul singer, who died over the summer, was not rushing to release that new material, instead planning to drop a...
  • New Winehouse songs evoke bittersweet memories 04-11-2011 02:32 PM

    Los Angeles: Two previously unreleased songs from Amy Winehouse aired on radio stations this week ahead of her posthumous album, generating mostly positive comments from critics and bittersweet memories for fans. The reggae-infused track 'Our Day Will Come' premiered on BBC's Radio 1 station on Thursday and is a cover...
  • Winehouse's unheard album to be released 01-11-2011 12:11 PM

    London: Late singer Amy Winehouse's unheard tracks are set to be compiled and released in December by her father Mitch. The tragic singer's father Mitch has revealed he was impressed by the songs that his daughter recorded before her death in July and wants to share them with her fans....
  • Amy Winehouse died from too much alcohol 26-10-2011 08:16 PM

    London: Amy Winehouse died as the unintended consequence of drinking too much alcohol, a British coroner ruled on Wednesday. Coroner Suzanne Greenaway gave a verdict of "death by misadventure," saying the singer died of accidental alcohol poisoning. "The unintended consequence of such potentially fatal levels (of alcohol) was her sudden...
  • Amy Winehouse died of seizure during detox? 11-09-2011 07:36 PM

    New York: The late Amy Winehouse's father says the singer might have died after suffering a seizure during detox. Mitch Winehouse says Amy, who was found dead in her home in North London on July 23, might have suffered an overdose from a powerful anti-anxiety drug and suffered a seizure...
  • No illegal drugs in Winehouse toxicology report 24-08-2011 11:56 AM

    London: Toxicology tests showed there were no illegal substances in British singer Amy Winehouse's system when she died last month aged 27, her spokesman said on Tuesday. In a statement, he added that alcohol was present, but that it could not be determined what part, if any, it played in...
  • Winehouse's album back on Billboard 200 28-07-2011 01:10 PM

    Late British singer Amy Winehouse's album Back To Black has re-entered the Billboard 200 US music chart, where it is at ninth place. Also, her 2004 debut release Frank has climbed up the chart at 37, reports contactmusic.com. Meanwhile, singer Adele's 21 is at number one for the 11th non-consecutive...
  • Winehouse family, friends attend funeral 27-07-2011 01:17 PM

    London: Wearing dark suits, black dresses and the occasional beehive hairdo, friends and family said goodbye to Amy Winehouse Tuesday with prayers, tears, laughter and song at an emotional funeral ceremony. "Amy was the greatest daughter, family member and friend you could ever have," said her father, Mitch Winehouse, in...
  • M.I.A. dedicates song to late Amy Winehouse 26-07-2011 01:25 PM

    London: Rapper M.I.A. has unveiled a song in honour of tragic singer Amy Winehouse. The "Paper Planes" hitmaker released a track called "27", paying tribute to the gallery of rocks stars whose lives were claimed at that age, reports contactmusic.com. She told followers on Twitter.com the song was written months...
  • Winehouse drank herself to death? 25-07-2011 02:43 PM

    London: Singer Amy Winehouse, who had been struggling with an addiction problem, is believed to have drank herself to death after meeting her mother for lunch. The 27-year-old singer was found dead at her home by a bodyguard Saturday. She was believed to be "devastated" after splitting up with her...
  • I'm completely devastated: Winehouse's father 25-07-2011 02:00 PM

    London: Late singer Amy Winehouse's father has been left "completely devastated" after his daughter was found dead at her apartment. Mitch was in US when he learned the sad news and promptly called off his gig in New York to be with family. Amy died on Saturday. She was 27....
  • Winehouse's mother: She seemed out of it 25-07-2011 12:47 PM

    London: Amy Winehouse's mother said the singer seemed unwell a day before she died, a British newspaper reported Sunday, while her family mourned the loss of "a wonderful daughter, sister, niece" and more tributes flowed in from fans and fellow performers. A mound of flowers, messages and handwritten notes grew...
  • Amy Winehouse family pleads for privacy 25-07-2011 12:32 PM

    London: The family of Amy Winehouse sought "privacy" from the public eye on Sunday, one day after the young, beehive-haired soul singer's untimely death, which sent fans rushing to download her songs in rememberance. The Rehab singer was found dead at her London home on Saturday, becoming the latest in...
  • Amy Winehouse's album sales surge 25-07-2011 09:51 AM

    News of the 27-year-old's death has boosted sales of her 2006 award-winning album Back to Black. ...
  • Winehouse the latest member of Forever 27 Club 24-07-2011 03:51 PM

    New Delhi: One of the greatest mysteries in rock 'n' roll history came into the spotlight once again on Saturday, July 23, when the iconic, yet troubled singer Amy Winehouse died at the age of 27. She joins the league of Janis Joplin, Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain and...
  • Fans, stars tweet the blues over Winehouse death 24-07-2011 11:59 AM

    Los Angeles: Soul singer Amy Winehouse, who died unexpectedly at age 27, received numerous tributes on Saturday from ordinary fans around the world and music luminaries ranging from Tony Bennett to producer Mark Ronson. The 'Rehab' singer whose problems with substance abuse were well-documented, died at her home in London,...
  • Watch: Best of Amy Winehouse music videos 23-07-2011 11:41 PM

    New Delhi: Troubled British singer Amy Winehouse died at her London home on Saturday. The Grammy-award winning Winehouse has had an ongoing battle with substance abuse and health issues. Winehouse's 2003 debut album, Frank, was critically acclaimed in the UK. Her 2006 follow-up album, 'Back to Black', led to six...
  • Amy Winehouse, the beehived soul-jazz diva 23-07-2011 10:55 PM

    London: Amy Winehouse, whose self-destructive habits overshadowed a distinctive musical talent, was found dead Saturday in her London home, police said. She was 27. Winehouse shot to fame with the album "Back to Black," whose blend of jazz, soul, rock and classic pop was a global hit. It won five...
  • British singer Amy Winehouse found dead: police 23-07-2011 10:18 PM

    London: Amy Winehouse, one of the most talented singers of her generation whose hit song "Rehab" summed up her personal struggles with addiction, died in London on Saturday at the age of 27. The multiple Grammy winner, famed for her black beehive hair, soulful voice and erratic behaviour both on...
  • Amy Winehouse heads back to rehab 29-05-2011 08:23 PM

    Los Angeles: Troubled British singer Amy Winehouse is heading back to rehab, her spokeswoman said on Friday. Winehouse, 27, ironically best known for her 2006 hit 'Rehab', checked herself in to a UK clinic on Wednesday prior to playing several summer dates in Europe. "Amy has embarked on a treatment...
  • Entwrap: Salman Rushdie sets rumour mills rolling 29-07-2008 10:19 PM

    Hobart: Sri Lanka were deep in trouble at close of play on Saturday after Mike Hussey's 19th century put Australia firmly in control on a rain-hit day two of the first Test in Hobart. Hussey's unbeaten 115 laid the platform for an aggressive declaration of 450 for 5 by Australia...