Winehouse scoops award
by: Leslie Bunder - Last updated: 2007-05-24
Jazz songstress and recent newlywed Amy Winehouse has scooped this year's Best Contemporary Song for Rehab at prestigious Ivor Novello Awards.
The north London-born performer flew in especially for the occasion as she is working on a new video in Los Angeles.
Collecting her award, she joked to the audience: "Thank you all very much, I didn't even have time to get drunk, I've only been here about 15 minutes."
She also briefly mentioned her recent wedding in Florida to
"It was all very sudden but that's the way I am. I had a lovely dress and he looked very handsome," she said. "We're not planning a honeymoon, every day is a honeymoon, I've married the best man in the world."