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Thursday 18 September 2014

Jessie Ware: Fan wrote me a book

Jessie Ware says one of her fans once wrote her a book

Jessie Ware has revealed one of her fans once gave her a book she had written about her putting raspberries on her head.

The 28-year-old Wildest Moments singer told The Sun she was flattered by the gift, but admitted it was the weirdest thing a fan had ever given her.

Jessie said: "I was on stage and this girl handed me a thick wad of A4 paper. She said 'Jessie I write a book for you.' It was on happiness, talking about putting raspberries on my head and stuff.

"I wanted to keep it but my boyfriend is a bit worried about it."

Jessie was nominated for two Brit Awards this years, as well as being nominated at the Mobos and the Mercury Music Prize last year. But she revealed if she hadn't become a musician she would have liked to be a social worker or a teacher.

Jessie said: "My mum's a social worker and I think those are the important jobs.

"I'm very lucky to be doing this and it's fun. I mean, you're watching me get my hair and make-up done but it's not the real world."

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