Posthumous Amy Winehouse album to be released
October 31st, 2011
07:35 PM ET

Posthumous Amy Winehouse album to be released

Amy Winehouse's father Mitch has promised that there was a "great deal" more music from the singer to come following her death in July, and on Monday Winehouse's rep confirmed that a posthumous record is on the way.

The 12-track listing for the U.K. album, titled "Lioness: Hidden Treasures," features alternate versions of songs you've heard before, new songs like Winehouse's duet with Tony Bennett,and unreleased tracks.

A statement says that artists Salaam Remi and Mark Ronson worked closely with Winehouse's family, management and record label to craft the album, which will be released in the U.K. on December 5.

The statement notes that £1 from the sale of each album will be donated to the Amy Winehouse Foundation, which was created to "help children who are suffering from economic disadvantage, who are ill [and] who are suffering with drug abuse," her father Mitch has told CNN.

The track listing for the U.K. release of "Lioness: Hidden Treasures" is as follows:

  • “Our Day Will Come (Reggae Version)"
  • “Between The Cheats” (A new song Amy Winehouse recorded in London in May of 2008.)
  • “Tears Dry” (The original version Winehouse recorded in November, 2005.)
  • “Wake Up Alone” (The one-take demo Winehouse recorded in March of 2006.)
  • “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow”
  • “Valerie” (The original version recorded in December of 2006.)
  • “Like Smoke” featuring Nas
  • “The Girl From Ipanema” (Recorded in May of 2002, this was the first song Winehouse sang when she traveled to Miami to work with Salaam Remi.)
  • “Halftime”
  • “Best Friends” (Live version, recorded in February of 2003.)
  • “Body & Soul” with Tony Bennett
  • “A Song For You”

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soundoff (37 Responses)
  1. Yoko Ono

    there way I can has cash in on theeeees opportunity for sell record? Ex-husban not sell well no more

    November 2, 2011 at 10:58 am | Report abuse |
  2. Meh

    doin' the moose-stomp dance – doin' the moose-stomp dance

    November 2, 2011 at 10:57 am | Report abuse |
  3. Reasonable1

    It is appropriate that they released her CD on Halloween. Look at her.

    November 1, 2011 at 11:34 pm | Report abuse |
  4. A

    Say what you want about her, but this CD will sell millions all over the world because we barely started enjoying her music.

    November 1, 2011 at 7:33 pm | Report abuse |
  5. stormy miller

    obviously many of you have no talent and don't know genius when you hear it. amy whinehouse was a voice that comes along maybe once every decade. she may have been alcoholic and she may have abused drugs and many of her performances may have suffered because of it. but when she was good. she was amazing. i wish you people that don't know what your talking about would do us all a favor and stop commenting on something that you don't know anything about.

    November 1, 2011 at 6:07 pm | Report abuse |
  6. $$$$$

    she was ugly alive...probably no better now..p.s.,yes,i know she is dead.

    November 1, 2011 at 2:00 pm | Report abuse |
    • markus

      if you have to slip a postscript to explain a joke- particularly one as obvious as that- it probably wasnt worth posting in the first place.

      November 1, 2011 at 5:58 pm | Report abuse |
  7. duh

    Daddy gotta cash in while the fires hot....

    November 1, 2011 at 12:01 pm | Report abuse |
  8. nicknakc

    she's terrible, hate her music, if she lived she would of grown up into a has-been.

    November 1, 2011 at 11:56 am | Report abuse |
  9. fernace

    Of course there will be ways to make $ off the dead! Those of us who loved her music will buy whatever is released! Just as we did with Selena, Aaliyah & Left Eye!!

    November 1, 2011 at 11:47 am | Report abuse |


    November 1, 2011 at 11:05 am | Report abuse |
  11. JD

    Of course there will be a posthumous album of Winehouse. They're hoping to squeeze a little more money out of her.

    November 1, 2011 at 10:27 am | Report abuse |
  12. Uggh...

    ...parasites making money off the dead. Her label can suck my balls.

    November 1, 2011 at 9:47 am | Report abuse |
  13. nanette

    I dont think she is dead one bit. I think she just wanted to retire so is living peacably somewhere.

    November 1, 2011 at 9:38 am | Report abuse |
  14. natalie

    She was a doooodoooo singer. A DOOOODOOOOO ONE !

    November 1, 2011 at 9:35 am | Report abuse |
  15. derp

    Her next album will be "Live from the Mortuary".

    November 1, 2011 at 9:07 am | Report abuse |
  16. Uh...

    I wouldn't say sober considering she died from alcohol poisoning.... But I can't wait to hear these tracks.

    November 1, 2011 at 8:17 am | Report abuse |
  17. Toms

    I miss her,I still miss Tupac and Notorious B.I.G.Why couldn't it have been Brittany Spears,Diddy and JayZ instead?

    November 1, 2011 at 12:09 am | Report abuse |
  18. denise

    counting down,can't wait. thank you Amy.

    October 31, 2011 at 9:52 pm | Report abuse |
  19. Evel Knievel

    Hey, she's clean and sober over three months now so, congrats to her!

    October 31, 2011 at 9:04 pm | Report abuse |
  20. Carina

    So happy there will be still an album from Amy.i can 't wait to hear it !! It's a tragic loss for everybody who loves her and her music.

    October 31, 2011 at 8:46 pm | Report abuse |
  21. Annalisse Mayer

    It is so sad that art sells better after the artist has died. I hope the money will be of some comfort to her family.

    October 31, 2011 at 8:46 pm | Report abuse |
    • Reasonable1

      It will be so much more comforting to us if they stop showing her picture. Have some pity on us.

      November 1, 2011 at 11:36 pm | Report abuse |
  22. Melody Line

    I can't wait, such a tragic loss.

    October 31, 2011 at 8:18 pm | Report abuse |
  23. BleachCleans

    Never bought anything from her in the first place. PS I'm really firsty

    October 31, 2011 at 7:52 pm | Report abuse |

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