Songs to Read the Steve Jobs Biography By

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Steve Jobs loved music, evident from conversations and his guests at Apple events. Now his biography is out, part of which is devoted to music. As such, we've put together a Spotify playlist of Steve's favorites, past and present.


All in all, El Jobso liked his music mellow, but his tastes spanned many genres. Here's a list of tracks we've culled together from the various things we've read, and you can listen to the whole thing here.

The Who - Baba O'Riley
Bob Dylan - Outlaw Blues
Coldplay - Viva la Vida
The Rolling Stones - Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
John Mayer - Edge of Desire
Randy Newman - You've Got a Friend in Me
Peter, Paul and Mary - Leaving On A Jet Plane
Grateful Dead - Attics of My Life
Cat Stevens - Sad Lisa
Miles Davis - Blue In Green
Joan Baez - Diamonds And Rust
Jackson Browne - Late For The Sky




I'm currently reading Ozzy's biography and no, I'm not multitasking...I can't listen to music while I read a book.