Amy Winehouse will stage a comeback tour in hologram kind in late 2019.
The digital recreation of the singer, who died in 2011, will carry out hits like “Rehab,” “Back to Black” and “Valerie.”
Money from the tour will go to the Amy Winehouse Foundation, which helps younger individuals battling alcohol and drug use, as reported by Engadget. We do not know when tickets for the concert events are occurring sale but.
“Featuring digitally remastered arrangements of her classics, the hologram will be backed by a live band, singers and theatrical stagecraft,” Base Hologram, which partnered with the basis, mentioned in its announcement.
“We experienced first-hand how these hologram shows celebrate great artists. This is a wonderful way to bring focus back to her musical legacy, as well as raising funds for the Amy Winehouse Foundation,” mentioned Mitch Winehouse, Amy’s father, in a assertion. “It’s time to remind everyone that Amy was one of the great musicians and performers.”
Brian Becker, Base’s founder and CEO, mentioned she was “a powerhouse in every sense of the word.”
The 27-year-old Winehouse — who’d struggled with addiction — was found dead in her home in Camden, London, on July 23, 2011, simply over a month after her last performance in Belgrade, Serbia. She died of alcohol poisoning.
The Winehouse hologram live performance will be a part of Base’s present reveals “In Dreams: Roy Orbison — The Hologram Concert,” which is touring the US and “Callas in Concert,” which could be seen in the US and Europe. Orbison died in 1988 and Maria Callas has been lifeless since 1977.
First revealed at 6:56 a.m. PT.
Updated at 7:32 a.m. PT: Adds quotes from Mitch Winehouse and Brian Becker, particulars on Base’s different reveals.