She has been in the news for all the wrong reasons – from drugs to alcohol addiction – but British singer and performer Amy Winehouse has suddenly rediscovered her calling as it were. After a two-year hiatus from the music scene, the singer performed for a Russian billionaire’s private bash in Moscow, after being given $1.5 million as fees.
What’s more the artist and her entourage were flown in a private-jet owned by the billionaire, and will be staying in a plush hotel at $2500-a-night! The do was attended by the who’s who of Moscow, including such names as billionaire businessman Mikhail Prohorov and Sergei Kapkovym, head of the Russian Football Association,
The 27 year old, Back to Black singer apparently wants to resurrect her career in a big way, and has in fact already planned her next tour in Brazil.
However this is not the first time Amy has performed for a private function sponsored by a businessman. In 2008 she was the guest star at the gala opening of an art gallery run by Daria Zhukova, the girlfriend of another Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich.