5 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Amy Winehouse

"There is no point in saying anything but the truth because, at the end of the day, you don't have to answer to anyone but yourself," Amy Winehouse once said, and that's exactly how she lived her short, yet treasured life.

Whether she was blessing the world with her musical talent or encouraging others to be open about their emotions, Winehouse was a gift.

Today, on what would have been her 33rd birthday, MAKERS is celebrating by reflecting on some fun facts about her life that you may not have known. 

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