Story: Jack Foley
AMY Winehouse, whose universally acclaimed debut album, Frank,
earned the 20-year-old Londoner two Brit nominations in the Best
Female and Best Urban categories, is to release her new double-A
sided single In My Bed/You Sent Me Flying on Monday, April
The CD single features: In My Bed, You Sent Me Flying and
Best Friends (acoustic version), while the 12-inch includes
In My Bed (Bugz in the Attic Vocal Mix), You Sent Me
Flying, In My Bed (Bass Gangsta), and In My Bed (Original)
Amy has also been nominated for an Ivor Novello Award in the
Best Contemporary Song Category for her debut single Stronger
The award ceremony honours the best in British songwriting and
is the centrepiece for UK talent.
Last year's winners included Coldplay (Songwriters Of The Year),
David Gray (Best Song) and The Streets (Best Contemporary Song).
Amy's 11-date UK tour kicks off on April 21 and goes through
until May 3.
She'll also be performing alongside Neneh Cherry, Terri Lyne
Carrington, Fontella Bass, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Carleen Anderson
and Angelique Kidjo on the Billie Holiday tribute Billie
& Me at the Barbican on April 5.
Full dates are as follows...
Mon, April 5 - London Barbican Billie Holiday Tribute Concert
Wed, April 21 - Glasgow, Cottier Theatre
Thurs, April 22 - Newcastle Northumbria University
Fri, April 23 - Liverpool Academy
Sat, April 24 - Manchester Academy 2
Mon, April 26 - Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Tue, April 27 - Leeds Cockpit
Wed, April 28 - Norwich Waterfront
Thurs, April 29 - Bristol Anson Rooms
Sat, May 1 - Brighton Concorde
Sun, May 2 - Warwick Arts Centre
Mon, May 3 & 4 - Shepherds Bush Empire