Amy Winehouse was a talented British singer and songwriter who rose to fame following the success of her critically acclaimed multiple Grammy Award-winning album Back to Black (2006).
Amy Jade Winehouse was born on 14 September 1983 at Chase Farm Hospital in Gordon Hill, Enfield to parents, Mitchell “Mitch” Winehouse (window panel installer and taxi driver) and Janis Winehouse Seaton (pharmacist).
Amy Winehouse is best known for her deep contralto vocals and musical versatility, touching on genres like soul, R&B, pop, and jazz. She passed away on 23 July 2011 following a short-lived life where she battled drug and alcohol addiction.
How did Amy Winehouse die?
Amy Winehouse died of accidental alcohol poisoning at the age of 27.
Amy Winehouse Last Words
Amy Winehouse’s last known interaction was a medical check-up with Dr Christina Romete, just hours before she was found dead. In her final moments, Amy Winehouse’s last words were “I don’t want to die.”
Amy Winehouse net worth before death
Amy Winehouse had a net worth estimated to be $4.6 million before her death. Since she left behind no will, her parents inherited everything.