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Back to Black [Deluxe Edition] [Parental Advisory]
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Album: Back to Black [Deluxe Edition]
# Song Title   Time
1)    Rehab
2)    You Know I'm No Good
3)    Me And Mr Jones
4)    Just Friends
5)    Back To Black
6)    Love Is A Losing Game
7)    Tears Dry On Their Own
8)    Wake Up Alone
9)    Some Unholy War
10)    He Can Only Hold Her
11)    Addicted
1)    Valerie
2)    Cupid [Deluxe Edition Version]
3)    Monkey Man
4)    Some Unholy War
5)    Hey Little Rich Girl
6)    You're Wondering Now
7)    To Know Him Is To Love Him
8)    Love Is A Losing Game [Original Demo]
 

Album: Back to Black [Deluxe Edition]
# Song Title   Time
1)    Rehab
2)    You Know I'm No Good
3)    Me And Mr Jones
4)    Just Friends
5)    Back To Black
6)    Love Is A Losing Game
7)    Tears Dry On Their Own
8)    Wake Up Alone
9)    Some Unholy War
10)    He Can Only Hold Her
11)    Addicted
1)    Valerie
2)    Cupid [Deluxe Edition Version]
3)    Monkey Man
4)    Some Unholy War
5)    Hey Little Rich Girl
6)    You're Wondering Now
7)    To Know Him Is To Love Him
8)    Love Is A Losing Game [Original Demo]
 
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  • It doesn't take much listening to Amy Winehouse's 1960s pop period piece to realize that this is a tribute with an edge--nice girls back then didn't sing about boozing and rehab. Since her 2003 debut album, FRANK, Winehouse has been a frequent presence on the gossip pages of the U.K. tabloids, and her songwriting here candidly reflects her experiences with drinking, sex, and drugs.
  • BACK TO BLACK's production is an artful blend of sophisticated '60s R&B and 21st-century stylistic poaching, with "Tears Dry on Their Own" incorporating elements of Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell's "Ain't No Mountain High Enough," and Winehouse sounding like Billie Holiday fronting a reggae band on the old-fashioned cheating song "Just Friends." Densely packed with musical history and often conjuring a dark, Portishead-esque atmosphere, BACK TO BLACK is a sumptuous-sounding collection freighted with blunt confessionals of a lush life.
Professional Reviews
Rolling Stone (p.76) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Winehouse is a nervy, witty songstress whom indie rockers, pop fans and hip-hoppers can dig."

Rolling Stone (p.115) - Included in Rolling Stone's "50 Top Albums of the Year 2007" -- "[W]ith a brassy, intensely personal sorrow that is true blues, not nouveau soul."

Spin (p.79) - "[A] breakthrough, producers Salaam Remi and Mark Ronson surround her with brass sections, string sections, harp, Wurlitzer, the works."

Entertainment Weekly (p.67) - "It's precisely Winehouse's lyrics...aching, flirty, and often straight-up nasty -- that raise this expertly crafted set into the realm of true, of-the-minute originality." -- Grade: A-

Q (Magazine) (p.134) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Winehouse is one of the best things to have happened to British pop recently."
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