Amy Winehouse(1983-2011), Singer and songwriter
Amy Jade Winehouse
Sitter in 8 portraits
Singer and songwriter Winehouse trained at the Sylvia Young Theatre School, London, and was a featured vocalist with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra. She signed to the Island/Universal label in 2002, and made three internationally acclaimed albums; Frank (2003), Back to Black (2006) and the posthumously released Lioness (2011). During her career, Winehouse won five Grammys, three Ivor Novello Awards and a Brit award for best female artist.
Watch a film clip on the sitter from the BBC Archive in the Media section below