Sex Partner Dishes Dirt on Drugged-Out Winehouse

Singer took crack with breakfast, was bulimic
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 29, 2008 1:16 PM CST

(Newser) – Alex Haines was once Amy Winehouse’s personal assistant, but when hubby Blake Fielder was in the pen, he became her paramour—and got a front-row seat for her self-destruction. “It was my job to look after her,” says the 23-year-old. “But it was impossible.” Winehouse would smoke crack constantly, was bulimic, and frequently cut herself, Haines tells the News of the World.

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“When Amy woke up the first thing she’d ask was, ‘Where’s my pipe?’” Haines relates. “She had to have a heroin and crack pipe near her or she freaked out.” He estimates that Winehouse spent $5,000 a week on drugs. “She reckoned she would join the 27 club … She told me, ‘I have a feeling I am gonna die young.’” (Read more Amy Winehouse stories.)

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