By Mitch Winehouse
Candid, compelling, and heartbreaking—a father's tale of a expertise taken too quickly and a legacy that would continue to exist for generations
On July 23, 2011, Amy Winehouse's relatives, acquaintances, and enthusiasts all over the world mourned the tragedy that this amazing, gifted, and terribly beneficiant younger lady used to be now long past. A legion of committed fanatics had misplaced their idol; a devastated kinfolk had misplaced their Amy. With this tough information got here an outpouring of affection and grief from her enthusiasts, in addition to troubling questions on Amy's very public struggles with medications and alcohol, as humans attempted to appreciate how this type of soulful singer have been silenced so younger.
Now, during this intimate and smooth account, her father and confidant, Mitch, deals an inside of view of Amy's lifestyles as she lived it, placing to leisure as soon as and for the entire controversies that experience lengthy surrounded her. Sifting truth from fiction, he pre-sents a portrait of Amy not like the other, detailing the occasions and the folk that formed her youth—from her mischievous adolescence to her grandmother's Jazz Age tales, to her father making a song Frank Sinatra round the residence. laying off mild on Amy's musical coming-of-age, Mitch explores how she honed her targeted sound, created her unforgettable glance, and channeled her personal existence into hits resembling "You recognize I'm No Good," "Rehab," and "Back to Black"—some of the main memorable and private pop tune in years.
whereas her beehive hair, larger-than-life voice, and outrageous character made her well-known, her lifestyles offstage made her notorious. the following Mitch holds not anything again approximately Amy's habit to medicines and alcohol, blending the painful with the poignant as he describes the realities of her dependencies and the toll they took at the friends and family who refused to renounce on her. Revealing the reality approximately Amy's substance abuse and dispelling some of the tabloid-fueled rumors approximately her tumultuous marriage to Blake Fielder-Civil, Mitch exposes the years of behind-the-scenes drama that fed on his existence and explains how, should you knew Amy in her final months, the best tragedy of all was once that she eventually looked to be conquering her demons.
choked with insights into Amy Winehouse's song, images from her lifestyles, and tales of the true girl at the back of the headlines, Amy, My Daughter is an emotional trip into song, dependancy, and the unbreakable bond among a daughter and her father.
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