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We Found the Actual Valerie From Amy Winehouse's Song ‘Valerie’

Few people know that the 2006 song is a cover; fewer still know who inspired it.


Mark Ronson Knows He'll Never Beat 'Uptown Funk'

We met the producer ahead of the release of his new album, to talk about songwriting, L.A., his break-up, Amy Winehouse, and the highs and lows of creating an international hit.


Do We Really Need An Amy Winehouse Hologram Tour, Though?

Apparently one is in the works for 2019, and it will feature a live band.


Tracking Music’s Embrace of Living Clean Over Living Fast

Musicians no longer seem to be ashamed of appearing to take care of their own health, and that's a good thing.


Musicians with Substance-Use Disorders Deserve Empathy Not Hysteria

The reaction to Demi Lovato's hospitalisation this week shows how much further we in the media, and the general public, still have to go.


Remembering Amy Winehouse with the People Who Knew Her

I spoke to Henry Hate, her tattoo artist, and visited the Jewish Museum's new exhibition, 'Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait.'


What Should We Do with an Artist’s Music After They Die?

We continue to pry open, quite literally in Prince’s case, the private works of artists to feast on their off-cuts – but is this fair?


Kanye West, Celebrity, and Why We Should Be Quiet and Listen

In a year where conversation around mental health has vastly improved, we're stepping backwards if we don't learn from past mistakes.


From 80s Pop to Warehouse Raves: Tracing Prince’s Influence on British Music

Every country thought they had a special connection with Prince, but his eternal bond with the UK remained unquestionable.


The Biggest WTFs from the Brit Awards 2016

Between Ant and Dec's urinal banter and everyone giving fictional man Keith Lemon a shout out for some reason, there were a few brief moments of magic.


Here's Some Unseen Footage of Amy Winehouse Fucking About in New York

Only Amy Winehouse could make something as banal as traveling on an escalator this entertaining.


I Watched Former Drug Addicts Give a Reality Check to Schoolkids in London

Being educated about drugs in a personal, real-life context is not on the school curriculum—a problem that the Amy Winehouse Foundation is trying to fix.