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News Roundup: Amy Winehouse Play In The Works, Morrissey Postpones North...

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Amy Winehouse's cautionary tale is coming to the stage. A play, based on the singer's life and music, is in the works and expected to open next year. Courtney Love is also heading to the stage. According to some guy she works with, she's been thinking about putting together a Nirvana musical based on her life with Kurt Cobain. And Morrissey postponed the remaining dates of his North American...

Amy Winehouse Biopic On The Way?

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Oh, good.  As if the cashing in on Amy Winehouse’s death wasn’t complete with the release of Lioness: Hidden Treasures, and scraped-together album of leftovers and demos, the life of the troubled pop-star might be stretched across two hours to form that dreaded cinematic slice of cheese: the music biopic.

Amy Winehouse Topping The U.K. Charts Once Again

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Amy Winehouse, Lioness: Hidden Treasures
Proving that she’s an even more powerful force in the recording industry in death than in life (call the Michael Jackson Effect), last week Amy Winehouse “achieved the biggest weekly sale of her U.K. chart career” with the release of her newest disc, the odds and sods collection, Lioness: Hidden Treasures.

Albums of the Week: The Bad, The Good--Dia Frampton Vs. The Black Keys

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Hopefully you've been eagerly awaiting the release of these albums as much as we have, as it's a promising week for new releases. The new full-lengths from The Black Keys, Chevelle, and even Dia Frampton have been pretty intriguing, so regardless of the "bad" or "good" review, check out what we've collected in new releases this week:

Amy Winehouse's Polka Dot Dress Sells for $67K

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Remember the dress (pictured above) the late Amy Winehouse wore on the cover of Back to Black five years ago? Well, it has now sold at Kerry Taylor Auctions House in London for £43,200 yesterday. How much is that exactly in American dollars? $67,120, that's what.  No mention was made of the Elizabeth Taylor and Audrey Hepburn merchandise sold alongside it except to...

New Amy Winehouse Album Coming In December

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Well, this didn’t take long.  Amy Winehouse hasn’t even been dead for a year, and already her record label is looking to unload a posthumous album of songs she didn’t feel were worth releasing when she was alive—just in time for Christmas, gang!

Amy Winehouse's Cause of Death is Misadventure

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The conclusion of British coroner Suzanne Greenway regarding Amy Winehouse's death was released today by The Guardian. According to her investigation, Winehouse had drank too much alcohol, and she ruled her cause of death as "death by misadventure." Why misadventure, you ask?  Why, that's just their way of saying 'overconsumption' across the pond (we suppose).  Whatever the best...

Amy Winehouse Foundation Launches on Late Singer's 28th Birthday

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If ever there was a week for all things Amy Winehouse, this is that week.  The posthumous video preview of her duet with Tony Bennett (their duet "Body and Soul," her final recording, was released today), an interview with her family on CNN's Anderson, and finally, on what would have been her 28th birthday, the Amy Winehouse...

Tony Bennett, Amy Winehouse Duet Gets Video Preview

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An exclusive video trailer has been released featuring Amy Winehouse performing a duet of the classic "Body and Soul" with Tony Bennett for his upcoming Duets II album. The song was recorded at London's Abbey Road studios in April, just a few months before Winehouse passed away in her home in July. The official video for their "Body and Soul" duet...

Amy Winehouse's Family Give First Interview to "Anderson"

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That's right. Anderson Cooper's new talk show entitled Anderson (what else?) will premiere on CNN Monday, September 12th, booking Mitch and Janis Winehouse (Amy's parents), Alex Winehouse (her brother), and Reg Traviss (her boyfriend) as his first interviewees. It should be noted that this will be...

Amy Winehouse Dies At 27

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Amy Winehouse, British pop singer, was found dead today in her home in London at the age of 27.  The singer known for her big hair—and even bigger voice—died of as yet unknown causes.

Amy Winehouse Cancels Rest Of European Tour

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Following a rather miserable showing in Belgrade, Serbia on Saturday, Amy Winehouse has decided to cancel the rest of her 12-city European summer concert tour, her spokesman said Tuesday. Chris Goodman said Winehouse, who has long had struggles with drug and alcohol abuse, "is withdrawing from all scheduled performances" to focus on recovering.

Charlie Sheen Admires Amy Winehouse. Does She Have Tiger Blood, Too?

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If anyone ever makes a biopic of Charlie Sheen...well, they'll have their work cut out for them, since it will be tough to tell that life story without making it seem like the most ridiculous tale ever told. Still, if someone were to make the movie, we could see the music of Amy Winehouse making its way into the soundtrack. If anyone ever tries to make Sheen go...

Amy Winehouse Surprise Performance Brings Fans To Tears

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So the last time we heard from Amy Winehouse was when she accused Mark Ronson of stealing credit for her hit album, Back To Black. Whether they worked it out or not, that album was a complete Godsend for US music in 2007. (The album was released a year earlier in the UK). We've also been speculating over Winehouse's aim at making a new album to follow that masterpiece...

Amy Winehouse Accuses Mark Ronson Of Stealing Credit

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As you've read, Ronson has made a pretty great name for himself as a producer considering he started out just like any other guy as a DJ. He also garnered critical acclaim alongside Amy Winehouse for her album as it spawned hits such as "Rehab" and "You Know I'm No Good." Ever since Black to Black became a success story, Winehouse's name has usually...