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Amy Winehouse demo recorded at 17 to attract labels is released online

Singer’s demos mostly destroyed after her death in 2011, but Gil Cang had copy of My Own Way

An Amy Winehouse demo recorded when the singer was just 17 has been released by a London producer.

Winehouse’s unfinished demos were destroyed by her label after her death in 2011 to prevent the creation of posthumous albums, but Gil Cang, a composer and musician from Camden, has uploaded a recording of the singer as a teenager to YouTube.

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Steve Jobs’s pre-Apple, error-strewn CV could fetch $50,000 at sale

Résumé listed Jobs’s phone number as ‘none’; auction also includes letter from Amy Winehouse to Blake Fielder-Civil

A job application filled out by Steve Jobs more than four decades ago that reflects the Apple founder’s aspirations to work in technology and design will go up for auction next month.

With an estimated value of $50,000, the one-page application from 1973, complete with spelling and punctuation errors, lists his name as Steven jobs and address as “reed college”, the Oregon college he attended briefly, Boston auction house RR Auction said.

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