Latest Mitch Winehouse Stories

2008-07-29 12:00:14

Recording artist Amy Winehouse reportedly was discharged from a London hospital after being treated for an adverse reaction to medication. Winehouse's father, Mitch, said last month the singer was diagnosed as being in the early stages of emphysema after she was taken to the hospital for tests following a fainting spell at her London apartment. She has also battled an addiction to drugs. The 24-year-old performer was admitted to University College Hospital in London Monday evening but a...

2008-07-23 15:00:07

British soul singer Amy Winehouse's likeness has been rendered in wax at Madame Tussauds in London. The BBC said Winehouse's parents, Mitch and Janis, were on hand for the unveiling of the wax statue, which featured the Grammy Award-winning artist's trademark beehive hairdo and sailor tattoos, as well as the flirty outfit she wore to the Brit Awards. Mitch Winehouse said the likeness was absolutely incredible. It captures her totally ... but she's not that skinny anymore, the BBC...

2008-07-13 12:00:55

The father of British singer Amy Winehouse says she is suffering from a serious health problem that could potentially threaten her life. Mitch Winehouse told Sky News his daughter has emphysema and even a single cigarette would be damaging to her health. I want people to understand, even if they give her one cigarette they're causing her harm, the elder Winehouse said. She has got a serious health problem. My biggest fear is that she would die and she won't die from an overdose, she...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.