Life-size Amy Winehouse statue unveiled in north London

  A life-size bronze statue of singer Amy Winehouse has been unveiled in Camden, north London. The event, three years after her death, fell on what would have been her 31st birthday. Her father, Mitch Winehouse, said she was “in love with Camden” and it is the place fans most associate with her. Created by […]

Amy Winehouse sculpture to take centre stage in north London market

Written By: Hannah Ellis-Petersen A sculpture to commemorate Amy Winehouse is to be unveiled at Camden market, near the singer’s last home. The memorial, which has been designed by Scott Eaton, will be a life-size brass sculpture of Winehouse and will stand at the centre of the Stables market, a short walk from the townhouse […]

The 3rd Annual JMJ Back 2 School Giveaway

Erik “Shake” James and CLICKS is proud to present the 3rd Annual JMJ Back 2 School Giveaway Community Event to be held Saturday, August 16, 2013, in Memory of Jam Master Jay Free school supplies, T-Shirts, sneakers and food for kids! Celebrity Appearances and more! (August 10, 2014 Milwaukee, WI): The 3rd Annual JMJ Back […]

Amy Winehouse project comes to South Yorkshire schools

A charity set up following the death of Amy Winehouse has been rolled out to schools across South Yorkshire. The Amy Winehouse Foundation has joined forces with charity Addaction to roll out a five-year drink and drugs education project to secondary schools. The five-year project is to visit up to 50 secondary schools with the […]

Mother of Amy Winehouse welcomes drug and alcohol initiative in Bournemouth schools

THE MOTHER of pop star, Amy Winehouse is hailing a new drug and alcohol awareness initiative coming to Bournemouth secondary schools. Janis Winehouse spoke to the Daily Echo about The Amy Winehouse Foundation teaming up with the charity, Addaction, to educate students, teachers and parents about the underlying emotional wellbeing issues connected to substance misuse. […]

Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels Honored with 2014 Garden of Dreams Hero Award

by BWW News Desk The Garden of Dreams Foundation announced today that legendary artist and Garden of Dreams Foundation board member, Darryl McDaniels, is the recipient of the 2014 Garden of Dreams Hero Award. Established in 2009, the Hero Award honors one person or organization annually that embodies the spirit of the Garden of Dreams […]

CAMDEN: Mayor’s fundraising success

Rock n roll mayor and mayoress celebrate year of fundraising for Amy Winehouse Foundation… Camden the North London borough that was home to Amy Winehouse, has seen a year of fundraising from its music loving mayor and mayoress… Camden’s Mayor, Councillor Jonathan Simpson, is celebrating the end of a year of fundraising, raising over £70,000 […]

Housing Works Hosts Benefit Concert with Rebecca Pidgeon

by Winnie McCroy EDGE Editor On April 18, British singer/songwriter Rebecca Pidgeon will present “Live From Home: An Evening with Rebecca Pidgeon,” a benefit concert for Housing Works, an organization that raises funds for New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS. The event will be followed by a conversation and Q&A led by Clara Mamet of “The […]