Amy Winehouse

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Amy Winehouse

Amy Jade Winehouse (14 September 1983 – 23 July 2011) was an English singer-songwriter known for her deep contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including R&B, soul, jazz and reggae. Winehouse’s 2003 debut album, Frank, was a critical success in the UK and was nominated for the Mercury Prize. Her 2006 follow-up album, Back to Black, led to five 2008 Grammy Awards, tying the record at that time for the most wins by a female artist in a single night, and made Winehouse the first British female to win five Grammys, including three of the general field “Big Four” awards: Best New Artist, Record of the Year and Song of the Year.






1. SINCE I WAS 16, I’VE FELT A BLACK CLOUD HANGS OVER ME. SINCE THEN, I HAVE TAKEN PILLS FOR DEPRESSION.
2. IF I DIED TOMORROW, I WOULD BE A HAPPY GIRL.
3. EVERY BAD SITUATION IS A BLUES SONG WAITING TO HAPPEN.
4. CAUSE I’M A MUSICIAN, I’M NOT REALLY GOOD AT POSING AND BEING A MODEL, LIKE, MODELING.
5. MY JUSTIFICATION IS THAT MOST PEOPLE MY AGE SPEND A LOT OF TIME THINKING ABOUT WHAT THEY’RE GOING TO DO FOR THE NEXT FIVE OR TEN YEARS. THE TIME THEY SPEND THINKING ABOUT THEIR LIFE, I JUST SPEND DRINKING.
6. I’M HAPPIEST WITH MY FAMILY AROUND ME.
7. WHEN I’M NERVOUS, I STUTTER, AND I HAD TO KEEP STOPPING AND STARTING.
8. I JUST LIKE TATTOOS.
9. I DO SUFFER FROM DEPRESSION, I SUPPOSE. WHICH ISN’T THAT UNUSUAL. YOU KNOW, A LOT OF PEOPLE DO.
10. ALL THE SONGS I WRITE ARE ABOUT HUMAN DYNAMICS, WHETHER IT’S WITH GIRLFRIENDS, BOYFRIENDS, OR FAMILY.
11. I KNOW I’M TALENTED, BUT I WASN’T PUT HERE TO SING. I WAS PUT HERE TO BE A WIFE AND A MOM AND LOOK AFTER MY FAMILY. I LOVE WHAT I DO, BUT IT’S NOT WHERE IT BEGINS AND ENDS.
12. I’M OF THE SCHOOL OF THOUGHT WHERE IF YOU CAN’T SORT SOMETHING OUT FOR YOURSELF THEN NO ONE CAN HELP YOU.
13. I FALL IN LOVE EVERY DAY. NOT WITH PEOPLE BUT WITH SITUATIONS.
14. THERE’S NO POINT IN SAYING ANYTHING BUT THE TRUTH.
15. NOW I THINK THAT GOING TO THE GYM IS THE BEST DRUG. I GO FOUR TIMES A WEEK AND IT GIVES ME THE BUZZ I NEED.
16. IF YOU PLAY AN INSTRUMENT, IT MAKES YOU A BETTER SINGER. THE MORE YOU PLAY, THE BETTER YOU SING, THE MORE YOU SING, THE BETTER YOU PLAY.
17. LIFE’S SHORT. ANYTHING COULD HAPPEN, AND IT USUALLY DOES, SO THERE IS NO POINT IN SITTING AROUND THINKING ABOUT ALL THE IFS, ANDS AND BUTS.
18. I LIKE PIN-UP GIRLS. I’M MORE OF A BOY THAN A GIRL. I’M NOT A LESBIAN, THOUGH – NOT BEFORE A SAMBUCA ANYWAY.
19. I DON’T THINK YOUR ABILITY TO FIGHT HAS ANYTHING TO DO WITH HOW BIG YOU ARE. IT’S TO DO WITH HOW MUCH ANGER IS IN YOU.
20. I WOULDN’T SAY I’M A FEMINIST, BUT I DON’T LIKE GIRLS PRETENDING TO BE STUPID BECAUSE IT’S EASIER.
21. I SAW A PICTURE OF MYSELF WHEN I CAME OUT OF THE HOSPITAL. I DIDN’T RECOGNIZE MYSELF.
22. GIRLS TALK TO EACH OTHER LIKE MEN TALK TO EACH OTHER. BUT GIRLS HAVE AN EYE FOR DETAIL.
23. I WAS HIT BY A CAR ONCE ON MY BIKE, BUT I STILL RODE HOME.
24. I LISTEN TO MUSIC THAT IS OF OUR TIME AND I JUST GET ANGRY.
25. I DON’T EVEN HAVE A TV.
26. I’M MUCH HEALTHIER NOW.
27. I’M VERY LOYAL.
28. YEAH, I’M AN OPEN BOOK.
29. I WAS GUTTED TO LEAVE MY BOYFRIEND AT HOME WHEN I STARTED MY TOUR, BUT TAKING MY PILLOW WAS LIKE TAKING A LITTLE BIT OF HIM WITH ME.
30. I’VE NEVER BEEN A BOYFRIEND KIND OF GIRL.
31. I DIDN’T THINK IT WAS SPECIAL TO BE ABLE TO SING.
32. I DON’T THINK I’M SUCH AN AMAZING PERSON WHO NEEDS TO BE WRITTEN ABOUT.
33. I CAN PLAY A LOT OF DIFFERENT INSTRUMENTS ADEQUATELY BUT NOTHING REALLY WELL.
34. I’M SUCH A KID AT HEART.
35. I WOULD LOVE TO STUDY GUITAR OR TRUMPET.
36. YES, I’M STILL GOING TO MISBEHAVE!
37. I’M NOT FRIGHTENED OF APPEARING VULNERABLE.
38. SOME MEN DO THINK I’M A PSYCHO BUNNY-BOILER.
39. I WOULD SAY THAT JAZZ IS MY OWN LANGUAGE.
40. I ALWAYS WROTE POETRY AND STUFF LIKE THAT, SO PUTTING SONGS TOGETHER WASN’T THAT SPECTACULAR.
41. I’M NOT A NATURAL BORN PERFORMER.
42. I’VE GOT A CRUSH ON MY BACKING SINGER.
43. I DON’T HAVE EMOTIONAL NEEDS, ONLY PHYSICAL ONES.
44. I JUST DRESS LIKE… I’M AN OLD BLACK MAN. SORRY! LIKE I’M AN OLD JEWISH BLACK MAN. I JUST DRESS LIKE IT’S STILL THE ’50S.
45. I READ A LOT WHEN I’M TRAVELLING AND ALWAYS HAVE A COUPLE OF BOOKS ON THE GO.
46. I’M LUCKY BECAUSE I DO GET TO FLY FIRST-CLASS NOW.
47. TO BE HONEST, I THINK KIDS HAVE GOT A LOT MORE GOING ON THAN ADULTS. THEY’VE GOT THEIR HEADS SCREWED ON A LOT BETTER.
48. THE JAZZ I LOVE IS SWEET AND PURE WITH RAW ELEMENTS, WHICH IS EXACTLY WHAT THE GOOD HIP-HOP IS DOING NOW.
49. SOME PEOPLE RECKONED THAT I LOOKED HEALTHIER WHEN I WAS BIGGER BUT I HAD TERRIBLE SKIN AND NO ENERGY.
50. I’M MY OWN WORST CRITIC, AND IF I DON’T PULL OFF WHAT I THINK I WANTED TO DO IN MY HEAD, THEN I WON’T BE A HAPPY GIRL.

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