Back To Black
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Back to Black is the second and final studio album by English recording artist Amy Winehouse, released on 27 October 2006 by Island Records. The album produced several singles, including “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 Salaam Remi and Mark Ronson’s production, and Winehouse’s songwriting and emotive singing style.
At the 50th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony, Back to Black won Best Pop Vocal Album and was also nominated for Album of the Year. At the same ceremony, Winehouse won four additional awards meaning that she ties with five other artists as the second-most awarded female in a single ceremony. The album was also nominated at the 2007 BRIT Awards for Best British Album and was shortlisted for the 2007 Mercury Prize. In December 2011, Back to Black was announced as the UK’s second best-selling album of the 21st century by the Official Charts Company, having sold 3.5 million copies in the UK alone. As of April 2013, the album has sold over twenty million copies worldwide.
Officiële website: amywinehouse.com