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Amy Winehouse statue unveiled in Camden on her birthday
Amy Winehouse statue unveiled in Camden on her birthday

Yesterday, on what would be the late singer’s 31st birthday, a statue of Amy Winehouse was unveiled in her favorite London neighborhood, Camden. The statue was made by sculptor Scott Eaton, who worked with her father Mitch to give the figure and “attitude and strength, but also give subtle hints of insecurity.”


PHOTOS Lady Gaga looks just like Amy Winehouse in new Instagram picture
PHOTOS Lady Gaga looks just like Amy Winehouse in new Instagram picture

Lady Gaga had many Instagram fans doing a double-take over the weekend when she posted a picture of her looking nearly identical to the late Amy Winehouse.


VIDEO Celebrities who died young and the most common causes of death
VIDEO Celebrities who died young and the most common causes of death

On the second anniversary of Amy Winehouse’s untimely death, here’s an interesting study of celebrities who died young. We also compare their causes of death with those of the general population.


Janis Winehouse never believed her daughter would live to 30
Janis Winehouse never believed her daughter would live to 30

Nearly two years after Amy Winehouse’s death and just months before what would have been her 30th birthday, her mother opened up about what life was like with the Grammy Award-winner – and why she was helpless in her downward spiral.


Was Amy Winehouse bulimic? Her brother claims that’s what killed her
Was Amy Winehouse bulimic? Her brother claims that’s what killed her

Alex Winehouse claimed bulimia made his sister more susceptible to the alcohol poisoning that killed her in July 2011. He also talked about what the Amy Winehouse Foundation hopes to accomplish by donating to eating disorder clinics.


VIDEOS Beyoncé debuts new Pepsi ad, sings Amy Winehouse song for The Great Gatsby soundtrack
VIDEOS Beyoncé debuts new Pepsi ad, sings Amy Winehouse song for The Great Gatsby soundtrack

After teasing of a big announcement earlier in the week, Beyoncé has revealed not one, but two big projects. In addition to starring in a new Pepsi commercial in which she previews her upcoming Timbaland-produced record “Grown Woman,” Beyoncé is also featured on the soundtrack for the soon-to-be released flick, The Great Gatsby.


Amy Winehouse’s ex-husband Blake Fielder-Civil overdosed, fighting for life
Amy Winehouse’s ex-husband Blake Fielder-Civil overdosed, fighting for life

Blake Fielder-Civil, who is famous for breaking Amy Winehouse’s heart enough for her to create one of the greatest albums of our time, then marrying her and introducing her to drugs, is now in an induced coma after a massive drug overdose. It’s been a little over a year since Amy herself drank herself to death.


Amy Winehouse’s former boyfriend Reg Traviss charged with two counts of rape
Amy Winehouse’s former boyfriend Reg Traviss charged with two counts of rape

We’re coming up on the one year anniversary of the passing of powerhouse singer Amy Winehouse. In a surprising turn of events, her former boyfriend Reg Traviss has been charged with two counts of rape. Get the details behind the arrest, Reg’s reaction according to an inside source, and what Winehouse’s dad Mitch revealed about how close the two were when Amy passed.


Amy, My Daughter: Book cover of Mitch Winehouse’s Amy Winehouse biography released
Amy, My Daughter: Book cover of Mitch Winehouse’s Amy Winehouse biography released

he book cover has been released for Amy, My Daughter, a biography of Amy Winehouse by her dad Mitch Winehouse.


Amy Winehouse drank herself to death during a single binge; how many drinks does it take to kill?
Amy Winehouse drank herself to death during a single binge; how many drinks does it take to kill?

The coroner’s report is finally back on Amy Winehouse’s cause of death at age 27 this July, and it turns out she drank herself to death in one binge, an extreme behavior that happens on college campuses all over the world. It’s called alcohol poisoning, and it kills indiscriminately.


 

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