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Mark Ronson pays live tribute to Amy Winehouse

Of all the people in the music industry who have been hurt by the death of Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson must have been hit the hardest: the man produced Back To Black, and became extramely close friends with the singer in the process. So it was a nice touch from him to play a number of songs from the album at his gig last night.

Ronson was playing the Old Royal Naval College in London, and he started the show with a version of 'Valerie', complete with vocals from the song's composer, Dave McCabe from The Zutons (you can see the rendition below). As well as that he played 'Rehab' during a short DJ set in the middle of the concert, before doing a full band cover of 'Back To Black', alongside The Rumble Strips' lead singer Charlie Waller.

'It's really lovely getting to play some music here for you tonight,' Ronson said from the stage. 'That's what makes everything better.

'I went to her service yesterday and there was a rabbi that spoke and he said that somebody's life is measured in deeds and not years and that's the best thing I heard yesterday. The genius in that woman and what she shared with us is pretty special. I'm not going to get all morbid on you. It's just nice to be playing music to people who like good music. She is my sister, wherever she is.'

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