Back to Black is the second and final studio album by English singer and songwriter Amy Winehouse. It was released on 27 October 2006 by Island Records. The album spawned five singles: "Rehab", "You Know I'm No Good", "Back to Black", "Tears Dry on Their Own" and "Love Is a Losing Game". Back to Black was acclaimed by music critics, who praised Winehouse's songwriting and emotive singing style as well as Salaam Remi and Mark Ronson's production.
They tried to make me go to rehab," wails Amy Winehouse on the opening track and first single from her second album Back to Black. It's not typical pop song fodder, but Winehouse isn't a typical pop singer. If she winds up as popular in the . as she is at home in the UK, it'll be despite her reluctance to embrace the monotonous realities of promotional mechanics
Amy Winehouse: Back to Black is a 2018 documentary film about English singer Amy Winehouse and the making of her second studio album, Back to Black (2006). It contains new interviews, as well as archive footage. Directed by Jeremy Marre, the film was first broadcast on BBC Four on 14 September 2018 (on what would have been Winehouse's 35th birthday) as part of the Classic Albums documentary series. It was released on DVD, Blu-ray and digitally on 2 November 2018 by Eagle Vision.
Back to Black entered the Billboard Hot 100 album chart at making Winehouse the highest debuting British female artist in the history of the US albums chart. The previous British female to achieve that honor was Lily Allen, who a few weeks previously had entered the American album chart at with her debut album Alright, Still. This song was written by Amy Winehouse and Marc Ronson, who also produced the album. It was released as a single in the UK in 2007, with "Valerie" and "Hey Little Rich Girl" on the B-side. The single was released worldwide in 2008.
Back to Black' is the second album from London-based chanteuse Amy Winehouse. Because of this, Winehouse stepped out of the spotlight and concentrated on putting the focus back on her music .
Blue-eyed soul Pop Soul Jazz Rhythm and blues Reggae. Love Is A Losing Game. Tears Dry On Their Own. Wake Up Alone. Some Unholy War. He Can Only Hold Her. Addicted.
Amy Winehouse: Back To Black. Series looking at the creation of some classic rock albums looks at Amy Winehouse's second album, 2006's Back To Black. Series looking at the creation of some classic rock albums looks at Amy Winehouse's second album, 2006’s Back To Black, and how it transformed the beehived girl from north London into a global star, with hits like Rehab, the title track and Love Is a Losing Game. Back To Black helped launch a wave of soul-influenced British chanteuses including Adele and Duffy and has since sold over 20 million copies
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|2||You Know I'm No Good||4:17|
|3||Me & Mr Jones||2:33|
|5||Back To Black
Written-By – Mark Ronson
|6||Love Is A Losing Game||2:35|
|7||Tears Dry On Their Own
Written-By – Nickolas Ashford & Valerie Simpson*
|8||Wake Up Alone
Written-By – Paul O'Duffy*
|9||Some Unholy War||2:22|
|10||He Can Only Hold Her
Producer [Original Demo] – P*NutWritten-By – Richard Poindexter, Robert Poindexter
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Universal Island Records Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – Universal Island Records Ltd.
- Record Company – Universal Records
- Mixed By – Gary "G Major" Noble* (tracks: 3, 4, 9), Tom Elmhirst (tracks: 1, 2, 5 to 8, 10, 11)
- Producer – Mark Ronson (tracks: 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11), Salaam Remi (tracks: 3, 4, 7, 9)
- Recorded By – Franklin Socorro (tracks: 3, 4, 7, 9)
- Written-By – Amy Winehouse
NotesIncludes 16 page booklet .
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