You could be the next Amy Winehouse. Maybe.


  • Music
  • Thursday, 03 Nov 2016

(FILES) In this June 29, 2007 file picture, British singer Amy Winehouse performs on stage, during the Eurockeennes Music Festival in Belfort, Eastern France. Troubled British soul singer Amy Winehouse dominated the 50th Grammy Awards, the Oscars of the music industry on February 11, 2008 taking home five of the evening's most prestigious awards. AFP PHOTO/FILES/JEFF PACHOUD

With Back To Black now in its 10th anniversary year, music label Island Records and the Amy Winehouse Foundation are inviting fans to cover four tracks from the singer's acclaimed breakthrough album.

Instrumental versions of Back To Black, Rehab, Tears Dry On Their Own and Just Friends have been made available by Island via a cloud-sharing service po.st/BacktoBlack10INST.

Fans' cover versions are to be uploaded to YouTube, the Amy Winehouse Foundation said, and entered into the competition via the foundation's website .

Facebook pages AmyWinehouse, AmyWinehouseFoundation, and official Twitter account @AmysFoundation will also be promoting the event via a suggested #BacktoBlack10 hashtag.

The contest runs until Jan 31, 2017, and one winner – announced on Feb 15 – will be given the opportunity to record their version professionally. All proceeds from the event go towards the Amy Winehouse Foundation. – AFP Relaxnews


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