1. Entertainment
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://top40.about.com/od/amywinehouse/tp/Top-10-Amy-Winehouse-Songs.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

Top 10 Amy Winehouse Songs

The Best Of Amy Winehouse's Music

By

Amy Winehouse tragically died at the age of 27. She was one of the most acclaimed female singer-songwriters in popular music. Her album Back To Black was a worldwide hit and won five Grammy Awards. This is a guide to her best songs.

1. "Rehab"

Courtesy Island

The song "Rehab" is autobiographical. It refers to Amy Winehouse's management team's efforts to get her to enter alcohol rehabilitation, and her subsequent refusal. The song was a worldwide smash hit and won the Grammy Awards for Song of the Year and Record of the Year.

Watch Video

2. "Valerie" with Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson - "Valerie" featuring Amy Winehouse
Courtesy Columbia

"Valerie" was originally recorded by the English indie band the Zutons. Producer Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse covered it for his second album Version. It peaked at #2 in the UK and was one of the ten bestselling songs of the year.

Watch Video

3. "Back To Black"

Amy Winehouse - "Back To Black"
Courtesy Island

"Back To Black" is the title song from Amy Winehouse's second studio album. It is one of the most critically acclaimed of her songs. The music video shows a funeral procession for the "heart of Amy Winehouse."

Watch Video

4. "Stronger Than Me"

Amy Winehouse - "Stronger Than Me"
Courtesy Island

"Stronger Than Me" was the debut single from Amy Winehouse's first album Frank. Although it was not a commercial success, it won the Ivor Novello Award for Best Contemporary Song Musically and Lyrically.

Watch Video

5. "You Know I'm No Good"

Amy Winehouse - "You Know I'm No Good"
Courtesy Island

"You Know I'm No Good" is available both in its original version by Amy Winehouse and in a version with vocals added by rapper Ghostface Killah. Entertainment Weekly ranked it as the second best song of the year in 2007.

Watch Video

6. "F**k Me Pumps"

Amy Winehouse - "Pumps"
Courtesy Island

The title of this song refers to sexy women's shoes. There is a radio edit version that extricates the word "F**k."

Watch Video

7. "Tears Dry On Their Own"

Amy Winehouse - "Tears Dry On Their Own"
Courtesy Island

"Tears Dry On Their Own" features a sample from the Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell classic "Ain't No Mountain High Enough." It was a top 20 pop hit single in the UK.

Watch Video

8. "In My Bed"

Amy Winehouse - "In My Bed"
Courtesy Island

"In My Bed" was the third single from Amy Winehouse's first album Frank. It was produced by Salaam Remi who is well known for his work with rapper Nas.

Watch Video

9. "Just Friends"

Amy Winehouse
Photo by Matt Cardy / Getty Images

"Just Friends" is the final single from Amy Winehouse's album Back To Black. As such it is her final officially released single as a solo artist.

Watch Video

10. "Me and Mr. Jones"

Amy Winehouse - Back To Black
Courtesy Island

With Amy Winehouse's attachment to classic soul music, it is expected this song may be inspired by the Billy Paul classic, "Me and Mrs. Jones." Both deal with people cheating on their partners.

Watch Video

  1. About.com
  2. Entertainment
  3. Top 40/Pop
  4. Artists A-Z
  5. W
  6. Amy Winehouse
  7. Top 10 Amy Winehouse Songs

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.