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How will we remember Amy Winehouse?
She was the regular girl from Southgate who embraced the “romantic myths of self-destruction”. Acclaimed music writer Lucy O’Brien ponders the rise and fall of Amy Winehouse.
Alcohol binge Winehouse five times over limit
A verdict of misadventure has been recorded at the inquest into the death of singer Amy Winehouse. She was more than five times the legal drink-drive limit when she died.
No illegal substances in Amy Winehouse’s body
The family of Amy Winehouse say toxicology tests have shown alcohol was present in the singer’s body, but no illegal drugs.
Rehab plea from Amy Winehouse family
The father of Amy Winehouse, Mitch, is urging the Government to reform rehabilitation centres in memory of his daughter, who battled drug and drink addiction before she died.
Private funeral for Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse has been buried at a private funeral attended by just her family and close friends. Her father Mitch told fans gathered outside her north London house: “We are devastated.”
Third Amy Winehouse album for release?
Amid rumours of a posthumous Amy Winehouse album, fans of the singer send her to the top of the charts – but Channel 4 News hears of concerns shops could run out of copies of her first two albums.
Amy Winehouse post mortem ‘inconclusive’
A post mortem into the death of award-winning singer Amy Winehouse has not established a cause of death. Results of further toxicology tests will take up to a month.
Amy Winehouse death leaves ‘gaping hole’
Amy Winehouse’s family say the singer’s death has left a gaping hole in their lives. The 27-year-old was found dead in her north London flat on Saturday afternoon.
Amy Winehouse found dead
Troubled star Amy Winehouse has died. The 27-year-old, hailed by many as one of Britain’s finest female singers, was found dead at her home in north London on Saturday afternoon.
Amy Winehouse cancels European shows after ‘scandalous’ gig
Singer Amy Winehouse cancels two dates on her European tour after she was booed for appearing too drunk to perform at a concert in Serbia.
Peaches Geldof death: how last words became ‘last tweet’
Life and death on social media: Peaches Geldof posted daily on Instagram, giving followers an intimate window on her personal life. Her photos have now been removed.
Popes with a hope? The men tipped to succeed Benedict
With Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, eyes will now turn to who his successor might be – but who are the runners and riders?
Why is Peter Blake’s new Beatles cover so ‘white’?
As Sir Peter Blake re-imagines his famous Beatles’ album cover, Channel 4 News asks the artist why there are so few non-white people in his latest version.
Adele: The secret of her success
As Adele achieves record success with her multi-Grammy wins, Channel 4 News asks what is so special about the London songbird – and speaks exclusively to the throat surgeon who saved her voice.
Whitney coroner says ‘no foul play’ in singer’s death
As a coroner in Los Angeles rules out foul play, US media reports that “family sources” blame an overdose of prescription drugs for Whitney Houston’s death.