Back to Black is the second and final studio album by English singer and songwriter Amy Winehouse, released on 27 October 2006 by Island Records. The album spawned five singles: “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, as well as Winehouse’s songwriting and emotive singing style.
|You Know I’m No Good||4:16|
|Me & Mr Jones [Explicit]||2:31|
|Just Friends [Explicit]||3:11|
|Back To Black [Explicit]||4:00|
|Love Is A Losing Game||2:34|
|Tears Dry On Their Own [Explicit]||3:05|
|Wake Up Alone||3:41|
|Some Unholy War||2:21|
|He Can Only Hold Her||2:44|
- Vinyl (June 19, 2007)
- Number of Discs: 1
- Format: Explicit Lyrics
- Label: Republic
Winehouse released her debut album, Frank, on 20 October 2003. Produced mainly by Salaam Remi, many songs were influenced by jazz, and apart from two covers, every song was co-written by Winehouse. The album received positive reviews with compliments over the “cool, critical gaze” in its lyrics and brought comparisons of her voice to Sarah Vaughan, Macy Gray and others.The album reached number 13 on the UK Albums Chart at the time of its release, and was eventually certified triple Platinum by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI).] In 2004, Winehouse was nominated for British Female Solo Artist and British Urban Act at the Brit Awards, while Frank made the shortlist for the Mercury Prize.That same year, the album’s first single, “Stronger Than Me”, earned Winehouse and Remi an Ivor Novello Award for Best Contemporary Song.