Sam Shaker, “Second Dad” of legendary jazz singer Amy Winehouse, Owner of Jazz After Dark (where Amy got her career started in Jazz), is a celebrity artist who has sold paintings to Pete Doherty and Kate Moss, among many others. His famous Amy Winehouse Gallery, commissioned by Amy herself shortly before her death is featured in the club Jazz After Dark. Amy’s dad, Mitch Winehouse, is a regular performer there, and regular events take place at the Soho bar to commemorate Amy and provide a venue for upcoming artists to make their debut.
“This is where Amy first sang.”
Mitch Winehouse Sing: Close Your Eyes @ Jazz After Dark
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