Amy Winehouse Honored With London Statue
The late Amy Winehouse has been honored in the UK capital with a life size statue in her home borough of Camden.
A brass sculpture of the singer was unveiled on what would have been the Rehab her 31st birthday in the centre of Camden, London. Fans from around the world flocked to London for the unveiling ceremony. attended by Amy's parents Mitch and Janis with Mitch delivering a moving speech about his daughter.
Speaking to the crowds of well wishers he said; "It is incredibly emotional to see Amy immortalised like this, but (designer) Scott (Eaton) has done an amazing job in capturing her. It is like stopping her in a beautiful moment in time. The Winehouse families are very grateful to Scott and we really hope Amy's fans love the statue
"We want to remind everyone of her talent and that her legacy, through her music and the Amy Winehouse Foundation, carries on. Camden meant a lot to Amy and vice versa and to have her forever standing at the heart of the hustle and bustle of that area just fits."