The Essential Nina Simone

The Essential Nina Simone

Music CD - 2015
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"Nina Simone was one of the world's most influential, prolific and gifted singers. This collection brings together her best work from multiple labels, showcasing the many facets of this tremendous artist. These Essential recordings from across her entire career celebrate her legacy of liberation, empowerment, passion and love"--Container.
Publisher: [Australia] : Distributed by Sony Music Entertainment, [2015]
Characteristics: 2 CDs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.


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SPPL_Kristen Mar 23, 2018

An essential album that actually has all the essential songs on it: a true blessing (just like Nina Simone's music).

Jan 12, 2017

Track List:
The Other Woman
Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair
Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
Trouble In Mind
Mississippi Goddam
See-Line Woman
Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
I Put A Spell On You
Ne Me Quitte Pas
Strange Fruit
Four Women
Do I Move You?
I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
The Glory of Love
To Love Somebody
Do What You Gotta Do
Ain't Got No — I Got Life
Why? (The King of Love Is Dead)
Everyone's Gone To The Moon
To Be Young, Gifted And Black
Who Knows Where The Time Goes
Here Comes The Sun
Just Like A Woman
Funkier Than A Mosquito's Tweeter
Rich Girl
A Single Woman

schneb99 Oct 20, 2011

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