NEW AMY WINEHOUSE PHOTO BY TERRY O’NEILL

The last 18 months for hugely talented Amy Winehouse have been incredible making her one of the hottest stars out there. In February 2008 she was honoured with 5 of the US Recording Academy’s most prestigious awards: Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, Best New Artist, Song of the Year (Rehab) and Record of the Year (Rehab) at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Amy is the first ever british female artist to win 5 Grammys in one night and sees her join Lauryn Hill (1998), Alicia Keys (2001), Norah Jones (2002) and Beyonce (2003) in the elite band of female artists who have won 5 awards in one evening.

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During that time her second album “Back to Black” was the biggest selling UK album of 2007 selling over a staggering 5 million copies worldwide and entered the Billboard Hot 100 at no.7 in the US making Amy the highest debuting British Female Artist in the history of the US albums chart. In the UK Amy has picked up a Brit Award for Best Female Artist, South Bank Show Award, Ivor Novelli, Mojo, Glamour, Elle Style Awards, Mobo, MTV Europe’s Artists’ Choice Award and Q Award for Album of the Year.

Born in Southgate in London September 1983 Amy was surrounded by her family who shared her love of jazz music. She attended the Susi Earnshaw and the Sylvia Young Theatre School. Her powerful soulful contralto vocals and distinctive style has caused her much attention as well as her self-destructive behaviour becoming regular tabloid news for the last 2 years.

Amy Winehouse photo by Terry O’Neill on sale for £2,500 including high quality black gloss framing and free delivery in the UK