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Amy Winehouse - Frank (Parental Advisory)

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    Personnel: Amy Winehouse (vocals, guitar); Jeremy Shaw, Jan Barter (guitar); Vincent Henry (flute, alto flute, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Robert Aaron (flute, saxophone); Teodross Avery (saxophone); Stefan Skarbek, Matt Rowe ......more

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Artist: Winehouse, Amy
Personnel: Amy Winehouse (vocals, guitar); Jeremy Shaw, Jan Barter (guitar); Vincent Henry (flute, alto flute, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Robert Aaron (flute, saxophone); Teodross Avery (saxophone); Stefan Skarbek, Matt Rowe (trumpet, background vocals); Tanya Darby (trumpet); Bruce Purse (bass trumpet, baritone horn); Stafford Hunter (trombone); Timothy Hutton (horns); Lenny Underwood, Luke "Lukvatine" Smith (piano, keyboards); Donovan Jackson (Fender Rhodes piano, organ, keyboards); John Adams (Fender Rhodes piano, organ); Salaam Remi (organ); Salaam "The Chameleon" Rami (upright bass, electric bass, drums, percussion, programming); Commissioner Gordon (drums, percussion, programming, turntables); Errol Campbell (drums, percussion); Troy Auxilly-Wilson, Richard Wilkinson (drums); Rudy Bird (shaker, percussion); Gordon Williams (percussion); Felix Howard, Jenni Fujita (background vocals). Audio Mixers: Commissioner Gordon; Tom Elmhirst; Gary Noble. Recording information: Creative Space, Miami, FL; EMI Music Publishing Studios, London, England; Mayfair Studios, London, England; Platinum Sound studios, New York, NY; The Headquarters, NJ. Photographer: Valerie Phillips. Arranger: Salaam "The Chameleon" Rami. If a series of unfortunate comparisons (like the ones to follow) cause listeners to equate British vocalist Amy Winehouse with Macy Gray, it's only natural. Both come on like a hybrid of Billie Holiday and Lauryn Hill who's had a tipple and then attempted one more late-night set at a supper club than they should have. Despite her boozy persona and loose-limbed delivery, though, Winehouse is an excellent vocalist possessing both power and subtlety, the latter an increasingly rare commodity among contemporary female vocalists (whether jazz or R&B). What lifts her above Macy Gray is the fact that her music and her career haven't been marketed within an inch of their life. Instead of Gray's stale studio accompaniments, Winehouse has talented musicians playing loose charts behind her with room for a few solos. Instead of a series of vocal mellifluities programmed to digital perfection, Winehouse's record has the feeling of being allowed to grow on its own -- without being meddled with and fussed over (and losing its soul in the process). Simply hearing Winehouse vamp for a few minutes over some Brazilian guitar lines on "You Sent Me Flying" is a rare and immense pleasure. Also, like Nellie McKay (but unlike nearly all of her contemporaries), Winehouse songs like "Fuck Me Pumps," "Take the Box," and "I Heard Love Is Blind" cast a cool, critical gaze over the music scene, over the dating scene, and even over the singer herself. With "In My Bed," she even proves she can do a commercial R&B production, and a club version of "Moody's Mood for Love" not only solidifies her jazz credentials but proves she can survive in the age of Massive Attack. [Universal Republic released a U.S. version the CD in 2007.] ~ John Bush
See Also:
Back to Black, Frank
See Influences:
Billy Paul, D'Angelo, The Shangri-Las, Carole King, Billie Holiday, Erykah Badu, Etta James, Dusty Springfield, Ronnie Spector, Neneh Cherry, The Specials, Cassandra Wilson, Ike & Tina Turner, Nina Simone, The Supremes, Mary J. Blige
See Contemporaries:
Amos Lee, Marsha Ambrosius, Sunshine Anderson, Joss Stone (Singer), Beast, Mr. Hudson & the Library, Sharon Jones (Dap-Kings), Keren Ann, Alice Russell, Gabriella Cilmi, Erykah Badu, Alicia Keys, Katie Melua, Little Jackie, Duffy, India.Arie, Chrisette Michele, Kendra Morris, The Ettes, Pixie Lott, Nelly Furtado, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings (Dap-Kings), Lesley Roy, Norah Jones, Madeleine Peyroux, The Pipettes, Macy Gray, Jill Scott, Babyshambles, V.V. Brown, Jennifer Hudson, Kristina Train, Mic Donet, Kirsten Price, Christina Aguilera, Jamie Cullum, Lily Allen, P!nk, Melinda Doolittle, Nikka Costa, Nellie McKay, Livvi Franc, Corinne Bailey Rae, Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents
Track Listing:
Disc 1:
  1. 1 Intro/Stronger Than Me
  2. 2 You Sent Me Flying
  3. 3 Know You Now
  4. 4 F*** Me Pumps
  5. 5 I Heard Love Is Blind
  6. 6 Moody's Mood for Love
  7. 7 (There Is) No Greater Love
  8. 8 In My Bed
  9. 9 Take the Box
  10. 10 October Song
  11. 11 What Is It About Men
  12. 12 Amy Amy Amy/Outro
Contemporary R&B
Universal Republic Records
Amy Winehouse; Commissioner Gordon; Salaam "The Chameleon" Rami; Stefan Skarbek; Jony Rockstar; Matt Rowe
Number of Discs:
Compact Disc
Studio or Live:
SPARS Coding:
54 : 1
Editorial Reviews:
Entertainment Weekly (p.79) - "[The album] bristles with intelligence....On this jazzier debut, she's closer to Sade..." -- Grade: A-
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  • What a voice

    This album is fantastic. I bought it because I like her voice and based on recommendations. Her rendition of Moody's Mood for love with the reggae beat is wonderful. Buy this album it's better, IMHO, than the other one.


    eqover from Long Beach, CA, Jun 17, 2009

  • Amy Winehouse FRANK

    I love this album. If your a fan of Back to Black-let me tell you this album is BETTER!! I would highly recommend this album to any Amy WInehouse fan.


    littleliger from Newleywed Porterville, CA, Apr 21, 2008

  • So Good!

    It's so good to hear someone sing from their soul. Lyrics are very honest.


    sweetpea80 from Seattle,WA, Mar 29, 2008

  • amy winehouse (frank)

    having just purchased 'Back to Black' amys latest CD i had to research further for earlier works and found 'Frank' on overstock, purchased it and it arrived in a few days. It's a bit tamer than back to black but still i'm enjoying it immensely.


    27lidy from southington, CT, Feb 1, 2008

  • Frank

    GREAT cd! A must if you love the "Back to Black" cd!


    Anonymous from Colorado Springs, Jan 2, 2008

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