1. Amy Winehouse Doc 'Amy' Getting U.K. Premiere at Edinburgh Film Festival

    May 27, 2015 7:22 AM EDT Having received a rapturous response when it first screened in Cannes earlier this month, Amy – Asif Kapadia's documentary on late singer Amy Winehouse – will get its U.K. premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. Despite previous rumors that it would have its home debut at…

  2. Amy Winehouse Doc Pieces Together Singer's Troubled Life Story: Film Review

    May 16, 2015 12:48 PM EDT The team behind "Senna" piece together another troubled life story in this archive-driven documentary about doomed diva Amy Winehouse. When Amy Winehouse died of alcohol poisoning in 2011, worldwide reaction was more weary resignation than surprise. British director Asif Kapadia&…

  3. Watch James Corden's Monologue Rap with Mark Ronson

    April 22, 2015 6:13 AM EDT What do you get when you throw together the coolest British producer in the U.S, with the hottest British talk-show host on American TV? Well, you get a moment like Mark Ronson and James Corden had overnight. Ronson, the New York-based producer who launched the careers of Amy Winehouse , Lily…

  4. Amy Winehouse Documentary Finds U.S. Distributor

    April 01, 2015 2:46 PM EDT A24 is in final talks to acquire Amy , the documentary about singer Amy Winehouse , for U.S. distribution. The deal marks A24's first documentary project. The company is planning to release Amy theatrically this summer, according to sources, and a teaser trailer will be released Thursday…

  5. Adele's '21' is the U.K.'s Best-Seller of the Millennium

    March 19, 2015 1:20 AM EDT Adele's 21 is the U.K.'s best-selling artist album of the millennium so far, with sales edging towards 5 million, a new survey reveals. The British singer-songwriter's sophomore album has outpaced Amy Winehouse's Back to Black to lead the Top 50 Official Biggest…

  6. Amy Winehouse Doc Gets U.K. Release Date

    March 18, 2015 8:18 AM EDT Amy , the upcoming documentary telling the story of Amy Winehouse , will be released in the U.K. on July 3, less than a month shy of the fourth anniversary of the singer's death. To mark the news, a teaser poster for the film (see The Hollywood Reporter ) was unveiled on Wednesday. The…

  7. Amy Winehouse Doc Trailer Debuts At Pre-Grammy Brunch

    February 08, 2015 12:48 PM EST Universal Music Group's pre-Grammy brunch featured performances by its top-selling stars, Sam Smith and Iggy Azalea , and a sneak peak at the upcoming Amy Winehouse documentary. Grammys 2015: See All of Our Coverage The record company on Saturday (Feb. 7) debuted a close-to-complete…

  8. Joey FATTS, Rae Morris & Pete Doherty: Emerging Picks of the Week

    January 31, 2015 9:45 PM EST Spice up your playlist this weekend with Billboard 's weekly roundup of tracks from the Billboard + Twitter Emerging Artists chart . For artists to qualify, they must meet three qualifications: have fewer than 100,000 followers on Twitter, have yet to place an album in the top half of…

  9. Rising Australian Singer Josef Salvat: From Studying Law to Studying Sia

    October 03, 2014 7:16 PM EDT The 25-year-old is signed to Columbia and prepping an album for next year, but his new EP, 'In Your Prime,' is already gaining steam. Josef Salvat is an Australian singer-songwriter based in London who deals in soulful, and sometimes sorrowful, electro-pop. His debut EP Hustler…

  10. Amy Winehouse Statue Unveiled in London

    September 14, 2014 10:51 AM EDT Amy Winehouse's father said it was "incredibly emotional" to see the statue. Late singer Amy Winehouse has been honored on what would have been her 31st birthday with a life-size statue in her beloved Camden Town neighborhood of north London. Mitch Winehouse to Release …

  11. Exiting BPI Chairman Tony Wadsworth Looks Back, Forward in Final Keynote

    September 02, 2014 12:42 PM EDT Yesterday, British trade body BPI held its annual general meeting, attended by Damon Albarn, representatives from the government and the BBC, and many, many members of the U.K. music industry. The day was a special occasion for BPI and BRIT Awards chairman Tony Wadsworth , who delivered the…

  12. U.K. Jewish Museum Explores the Intimate Side of Amy Winehouse

    July 03, 2013 12:18 AM EDT Amy Winehouse seemed to live in public, but her fans never knew the private person. An exhibition at London's Jewish Museum aims to reveal an intimate side to a troubled star who was also, in the words of her older brother Alex, "simply a little Jewish kid from North London with a…

  13. Keira Knightley Marries Klaxons Keyboardist James Righton

    May 06, 2013 7:24 AM EDT Oscar-nominated actress Keira Knightley has married James Righton, a founding member of Mercury Music Prize-winning group the Klaxons, in a low-key wedding ceremony in southern France. The couple, who have been dating since 2011 and got engaged last year, were reportedly wed in Mazan,…

  14. Amy Winehouse Documentary In the Works

    April 25, 2013 6:09 AM EDT Universal Music and acclaimed documentary filmmaker Asif Kapadia are teaming to bring the story of Amy Winehouse's life and career to the big screen. Focus Features International, a division within the Universal empire, will shop the high-profile project to foreign buyers at next month…

  15. Lorine Chia, 'Fly High': Exclusive Song Premiere

    April 18, 2013 12:32 PM EDT A year after releasing her self-titled mixtape, Lorine Chia is set to deliver a revamped version of the effort. "Lorine Redux" features original and new tracks, including "Fly High." In support of the 13-song revamped project, Lorine Chia premieres "Fly  High…

  16. Tony Bennett, Harry Belafonte, Jennifer Hudson Attend Amy Winehouse Tribute

    March 22, 2013 5:00 AM EDT Tony Bennett doesn't think Amy Winehouse's life was tragic. He believes the singer who died at age 27 lived a complete life because she was able to achieve her goal: becoming a respected musician. "Her dream was to become famous and a beautiful singer and she accomplished…

  17. Emeli Sande, Mumford & Sons Lead BRIT Award Nominations

    January 10, 2013 7:05 PM EST British music stars Emeli Sande, Mumford & Sons, Alt-J and Rita Ora lead the nominations for the 2013 BRIT Awards, which were announced on Thursday (Jan. 10). The annual salute to U.K. artists will be held on Feb. 20, with performances from One Direction, Muse, Sande, Mumford & Sons,…

  18. Second Amy Winehouse Investigation Confirms Alcohol Death

    January 08, 2013 9:05 AM EST Amy Winehouse died from accidental alcohol poisoning when she resumed drinking after a period of abstinence, a second coroner's inquest confirmed Tuesday. Coroner Shirley Radcliffe ruled that the 27-year-old soul singer "died as a result of alcohol toxicity" and recorded a…

  19. Green Day's Album Trilogy: What Happened with 'Uno!,' 'Dos!' and 'Tre!'?

    December 20, 2012 2:05 PM EST An analysis of the rock trio's three new albums and how they've been received so far. It would have been unimaginable as recently as a few months ago for Green Day to release a full-length featuring a dozen new songs and sell less than 100,000 copies of the album in its first week.…

  20. Amy Winehouse Death Inquest to Be Heard Again

    December 17, 2012 8:10 AM EST Officials in London say the inquest into the death of soul singer Amy Winehouse was overseen by a coroner who lacked the proper qualifications and will be re-heard next month. Camden Council says a new hearing will take place on Jan. 8. Winehouse was found dead in her London home in July 2011…

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