Yes, she was troubled. Most might even say, “train wreck.” This weekend, after news of her death spread, there were lots of comments about how it was no surprise, she was destined for an early grave, etc. Possibly true.
Without Amy Winehouse, there’d be no Adele. There also wouldn’t be a host of other musicians and singers whose sound is similar and brought back a 1960’s pop-jazz influence in music. So, if you like Adele and others like her – thank Amy Winehouse.
My favorite Amy Winehouse songs:
The monkey’s off her back now.