I didn't get a lot in class But I know it don't come in a shot glass. The main themes of her songs were the difficult relations with men and the alcohol. Her musical formation went through listening to such jazz divas as Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan; she was later influenced by contemporary metropolitan popular music as well. But the true fame came to Winehouse after her second album Black To Black recorded in similar style was released in 2006. She represented a union of these aesthetics: a happy fusion of '40s jazz, '60s soul and hard texts inspired by daily life. After one of the concerts a producer came to her and suggested recording some songs in a studio.
I'd rather be at home with ray I ain't got seventy days 'Cause there's nothing There's nothing you can teach me That I can't learn from Mr Hathaway. The most striking in Winehouse is the combination of a strong voice and not very prominent build. Winehouse's 2003 debut album Frank did well - both commercially and critically - in her native Britain and was nominated for the prestigious Mercury Prize. She was 27 at the time of her death. This way the creation of the album Frank began. The sound was chosen according to Amy's personal tastes: The Ronnettes, Frank Sinatra, Otis Redding and Marvin Gaye among others. Her father was a taxi driver and her mother was a pharmaceutist.
Her distinctive style, most notably her signature beehive hairstyle, has spawned imitators and been the muse for fashion designers such as Karl Lagerfeld. The legendary musician Prince proclaimed himself an Amy's fan and recorded a cover version of her song Love Is A Losing Game and offered her to take part in his tour. They tried to make me go to rehab but I said, 'No, no, no' Yes, I've been black but when I come back you'll know, know, know I ain't got the time and if my daddy thinks I'm fine He's tried to make me go to rehab but I won't go, go, go. When she was twelve, Winehouse had entered the theatre school, from which she was expelled due to the conflicts with the teachers. But before she managed to get to the scene, she had changed lots of jobs, including a job of a journalist in World Entertainment News Network.
This album was released in 2003 and became platinum. Soon after that she began to write her own songs. Her drug and alcohol addiction, as well as her self-destructive behaviour, have become regular tabloid fodder since 2007. It's not just my pride It's just 'til these tears have dried. However Amy's parents divorced when she was nine and her brother was thirteen years old. Amy Winehouse biography Amy Jade Winehouse born 14 September 1983 in Southgate, London, died 23 July 2011 in Camden, London was an English singer and composer, known for her eclectic mix of various musical genres including soul, jazz, rock 'n' roll and Rhythm and Blues. Her elder relatives were the ones who inculcated in Amy a love to music: her mother was often listening to Frank Sinatra and Dinah Washington and her brother taught her to play the guitar.
Her 2006 follow-up album Back to Black led to six Grammy Award nominations and five wins, tying the record for one of the most wins by a female artist in a single night, and made Winehouse the first singer from the United Kingdom to win five Grammys. . The man said, 'Why do you think you're here? Also the popular rapper Jay-Z made a remix on the single Rehab. Finally she began to sing in a jazz band. Amy is well known for her looks and outlandish actions no less than for her singing. They tried to make me go to rehab but I said, 'No, no, no' Yes, I've been black but when I come back you'll know, know, know I ain't got the time and if my daddy thinks I'm fine He's tried to make me go to rehab but I won't go, go, go.
I don't ever wanna drink again I just, ooh, I just need a friend I'm not gonna spend ten weeks Have everyone think I'm on the mend. In November 2007 Amy will begin the recording of her new album. She was found dead at her Camden flat on 23 July, 2011. Famous musician was born in 1984 in Britain. Winehouse received significant media attention for aspects of her life other than her singing. . .
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