Amy Winehouse’s Legacy Continues: Pre-Order ‘Back to Black: Songs from the Original Motion Picture’ Album Now

UMR/Island Records is unveiling ‘Back to Black: Songs from the Original Motion Picture,’ a compilation album inspired by Sam Taylor-Johnson’s highly anticipated film BACK TO BLACK, depicting the life of the iconic Amy Winehouse. Set to launch on May 17, 2024, this compilation features a twelve-song set showcasing Amy’s original recordings from her debut album “Frank” and the critically acclaimed “Back To Black,” including a poignant new track, ‘Song for Amy,’ performed by Nick Cave. The film’s soulful score, composed by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, seamlessly complements Amy’s narrative.

Featuring additional tracks from artists who inspired Amy, such as The Shangri-Las, Billie Holiday, Minnie Riperton, Dinah Washington, and Sarah Vaughan, this compilation celebrates Amy Winehouse’s enduring influence on music. With over 30 million records sold worldwide and 80 million monthly streams, Amy’s legacy continues to resonate with audiences globally.

Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Sam Taylor-Johnson, BACK TO BLACK captures Amy’s unparalleled genius and authenticity, with breakout star Marisa Abela portraying the music icon alongside a stellar cast. Charting Amy’s meteoric rise to fame and her personal struggles, the film offers an intimate glimpse into her extraordinary life.

Available in various formats including 140g black vinyl, limited edition peach-colored vinyl (D2C exclusive), double vinyl, single CD, and double CD, each physical copy of the album includes a personal note from director Sam Taylor-Johnson and stunning behind-the-scenes photographs from the film set. Digital versions of the album, both standard and deluxe, will coincide with the Australian cinema release of BACK TO BLACK on April 11, 2024.

Amy Winehouse’s legacy as a once-in-a-generation talent is immortalized in “Back to Black: Songs from the Original Motion Picture,” inviting audiences to rediscover her timeless music and unparalleled artistry.

Link: Pre-Order ‘Back to Black: Songs from the Original Motion Picture’


  • Includes new track ‘Song For Amy’ sung by Nick Cave
  • BACK TO BLACK film to debut in Australian cinemas on April 11, 2024
  • Digital versions of the album to coincide with the film’s release date