Amy Amy Amy: The Amy Winehouse Story Updated Edition

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Author Nick Johnstone unravels the life and career of one of Britain’s most brilliant yet doomed stars. Amy Amy Amy tracks Winehouse’s erratic journey to fame from her North London Jewish family home, detailing her meteoric rise to stardom, the two albums that catapulted her to the top and her death in 2011. Her well publicized problems with drugs, anorexia, bulimia and suspected self-harm kept her in the headlines, always threatening to obscure her undiminished singing talent. Amy Amy Amy redresses the...

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Overview

Author Nick Johnstone unravels the life and career of one of Britain’s most brilliant yet doomed stars. Amy Amy Amy tracks Winehouse’s erratic journey to fame from her North London Jewish family home, detailing her meteoric rise to stardom, the two albums that catapulted her to the top and her death in 2011. Her well publicized problems with drugs, anorexia, bulimia and suspected self-harm kept her in the headlines, always threatening to obscure her undiminished singing talent. Amy Amy Amy redresses the imbalance, giving full measure to Winehouse’s talent while offering an honest account of her multiple personal crises. 

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781780383200
  • Publisher: Omnibus Press
  • Publication date: 9/5/2011
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Nick Johnstone is the author of 12 books including Patti Smith: A Biography, also published by Omnibus Press. He has written for The Guardian, The Observer, The Times, The Daily Telegraph, Uncut, Mojo, The Wire, Hot Dog, Melody Maker and Dazed and Confused. 

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Table of Contents

Author's Note v

Introduction To 2011 Edition vii

Chapter 1 God Bless The Child 1

Chapter 2 Wild Is The Wind 17

Chapter 3 I Put A Spell On You 29

Chapter 4 Frank 41

Chapter 5 Made You Look 49

Chapter 6 Love Me Or Leave Me 65

Chapter 7 Back To Black 81

Chapter 8 Straight To The Top 89

Chapter 9 This Year's Kisses 105

Chapter 10 Girl At Her Volcano 119

Epilogue-So Far Away 143

Discography 163

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2012

    Michelle gibi

    I miss u amy

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 24, 2012

    AMY Fan

    So disappointed There is no story here just page after page of facts Not what I expected Love Amy Miss her

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 2, 2012

    Stupid

    Look it up.

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