Amy Jade Winehouse was an English singer-songwriter known for her deep contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including R&B, soul, jazz and reggae. Wikipedia Died: July 23, 2011, London Borough of Camden, United Kingdom Spouse: Blake Fielder-Civil (m. 2007–2009) Parents: Mitchell Winehouse, Janis Winehouse
Amy Winehouse was born in north London, to Jewish parents. Her father, Mitchell "Mitch" Winehouse, was a window panel installer then a taxi driver; her mother, Janis Winehouse (née Seaton), a pharmacist. The Winehouse ancestors were Russian and Polish immigrants to London. Amy had an older brother, Alex (born 1979).