” You Know I’m No Good ” is by Amy Winehouse ( Amy Jade Winehouse ), who was an English singer and songwriter.
It was released as the second single by record label Island Records on the 5th of January 2007 ( January the 8th for the United Kingdom ).
The song was written by Amy with production for the single by Mark Ronson, the British musician, DJ, songwriter, singer and producer. Mark is best known for his Number One ” Uptown Funk ” which featured the vocals of Bruno Mars.
Initially recorded as a solo track, it was later remixed by Ghostface Killah from Wu-Tang Clan. While the original is a part of the album Back to Black, the remix appears in Killah’s own album titled More Fish.
” You Know I’m No Good ” is a romantic song featuring Amy Winehouse as a fictional character. The song portrays the love story of the character with a man and features her in multiple settings including, a bedroom, a bar and bathtub.
The song, which made it onto BBC Radio 1’s A-list playlist in its own right, was performed on the British radio station by the Arctic Monkeys. In the summer of 2007, the single was used in advertisements.
It was also featured in the debut season of popular TV series Mad Men by AMC. Later, the song was played in the opening of ” Secret Diary of a Call Girl ” by British television network, ITV. It was also a significant part of the documentary on the singer titled Amy, released in 2015. The documentary film features a performance of this single by the singer.
Amy Winehouse performed the song at 50th Grammy Awards in London. Because of the performance at the ceremony, the rate of digital downloads for the track increased especially on iTunes. Following the success of the single at the Grammys, it was re-released in the United States during 2008.
Phil Griffin, the director of the singer’s previous hit single ” Rehab “, directed the music video. The veteran director has worked with many artists during his career including Diana Ross, Keith Urban, Paul McCartney and the Sugababes.
” You Know I’m No Good ” was a commercial success for Amy. In the United States, the single reached number seventy-seven on the Billboard Hot 100, spending thirteen weeks on the chart there.
In the United Kingdom, the single entered the UK Singles Chart on the 13th of January 2007 and peaked at number eighteen. It spent six weeks in the Top Forty and twenty-five weeks on the chart.
The song also made it into the Top Twenty in Belgium, France, Norway and Switzerland.
( Chart positions are approx, the song may move up or down on the chart )
BillBoard Hot 100 Highest Chart Position: 77
UK Highest Chart Position: 18
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