Amy Winehouse, a talented & controversial British singer had a net worth of around $10 million. She was born in London, England on September 14th, 1983. She started writing music when she was 14 & studied music at theatre school. She and her boyfriend released a demo tape which got her signed to 19 Management & EMI. Her first album, titled “Frank” was released in 2003 & was at the top of UK charts, yet far behind the 2006’s “Back to Black” which emerged as her best-selling album flaunting her vocal style that combined hip-hop with rock and roll. Some of her chart-topping hits include “You know I’m No Good”, “Rehab” & “Valerie” (a B-side hit). She has 5 Grammy Awards to her credits, which proves that her talent had overshadowed everything else like drugs, alcohol & the scrutiny of her personal life. On July 23rd, 2011, she was found dead in her apartment in London. She was 27.
Height in Inches – 62.99 inches
Height with Shoes/Heels – 5 feet 5.5 inches -5″ 7.5′
Weight in 2014 kg and Lbs(Pounds) – 41 kg /123 pounds
Figure Size(Bust/Breast – Waist – Hips/Butt) – 30-20-30 inches
Bra Size(Cup) – 30B
Birthdate & Age in 2014 – 14th September, 1983 & 30 years
How Rich? Net Worth(in Dollars) – $10 Million
Eye Color – Brownish
Shoe Size(US) – 6
Amy Interesting Facts:
- Born on September 14th 1983 in Southgate, North London, Amy Jade Winehouse had hazel-coloureed eyes. She was 5ft. 2 in. tall & had many tattoos of naked women on her body.
- She posed naked for a British magazine, Easy Living in its April 2008 issue to raise awareness about breast cancer.
- Her wax statue was unveiled at Madame Tussauds on July 23rd 2008.
- She started training at Susi Earnshaw Theatre School when she was 8, formed a rap group at 10 & started writing music when she was 14.
- Nas, Teena Marie, Carol King, Thelonious Monk, Mos Def, Beastie Boys & Mahalia Jackson were among her favourite artists.
Controversies & Relationships:Amy dated Alex Clare (a Chef-Musician) while her relationship with Blake Fielder-Civil (her boyfriend and later Husband) was going on-off, in 2006. She married him on May 18th, 2007 in Miami Beach, Florida. Fielder-Civil was a former Video Production Assistant, a Grammar School dropout. They started having fights after she started drinking & were photographed in August 2007 with injuries, bruised & bloodied, in the streets after a fight. Their parents reported of a possibility of both committing suicide.
Amy was seen with Josh Bowman (an aspiring actor) in Saint Lucia on a holiday in January 2009. She said that she was in love again & doesn’t need drugs. She later said, through a magazine, “I still love Blake & want him to move into my new house with me”. Blake & Amy were finally divorced on August 28th 2009.
She started drinking alcohol heavily in 2008. She used to abstain from alcohol for a few weeks & then relapse, by Summer 2011. On one such instance on July 23rd 2011, her bodyguard tried to rouse her from intoxication but found that she wasn’t beathing & had no pulse. He had seen her listening to music, watching TV & laughing at 2 am that very day. He called for the emergency services but she was dead by then.
Brands & Endorsements:Amy’s father published her biography in 2012, titled Amy: My Daughter. He explained in the book’s introduction “Apart from being her father, I was also her friend, confidant and adviser—not that she always took my advice, but she always heard me out.”
Asif Kapadia, James Gay-Rees & Universal Music announced that Amy Winehouse will be the subject of a documentary. The project was introduced at Cannes Film Festival 2013. An exhibition of her personal items was held until September 15th 2013 at London Jewish Museum. It was titled “Amy Winehouse” & displayed a family portrait, a few books & music with captions from her brother.
Amy’s former boyfriend, Reg Traviss, was about to develop a film about her but her father, Mitch Winehouse, didn’t approve of letting her songs to be included in it.