Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ain’t Got No, I Got Life
5 2:19
2 My Baby Just Cares for Me
3:38
3 To Love Somebody
4 2:43
4 Here Comes the Sun
3:45
5 Mr. Bojangles
5:03
6 I Loves You Porgy
3:30
7 I Shall Be Released
3:53
8 Go to Hell
2:49
9 Do I Move You?
3 2:20
10 Just Like a Woman
4:57
11 Nobody’s Fault but Mine
3:03
12 I Wish I Knew How
3:08
13 Mississippi Goddam
5:36
14 Revolution, Parts 1 & 2
5:07
15 I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl
5 2:33
16 Angel of the Morning
3:21
17 The Human Touch
2:10
18 Blues for Mama
4 3:58
19 The Backlash Blues
2:30
20 Ain’t Got No, I Got Life (take 3)
3:07

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 2)
electric bass guitar:
Gene A Perla (track 7)
drums:
Don Alias (track 7)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 2)
Don Alias (1967) (track 3)
organ:
Weldon Irvine (track 7)
guitar:
Al Schackman (track 7)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 2)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 7)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 3)
arranger:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 15)
background vocals:
Virdia Crawford (track 7)
Doris Willingham (track 7)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 2)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 4)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 1)
Jerry Jeff Walker (track 5)
Chip Taylor (track 16)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 1, 7, 16)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 3)
lyricist:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 4)
Jerry Jeff Walker (track 5)
Gus Kahn (track 2)
James Rado (track 1)
Gerome Ragni (track 1)
Chip Taylor (track 16)
producer:
Danny Davis (country, band leader, producer) (track 3)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 2)
writer:
Morris Bailey (Philadelphia-based composer, producer, saxophonist) (track 8)
Barry Gibb (track 3)
Robin Gibb (track 3)
Abbey Lincoln (track 18)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 18)
Dally Small (track 15)
Clarence Williams (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 3)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 16)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 2)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 4)
Tobago Music Co. (track 2)
Unichappel Music (track 16)
cover recording of:
Here Comes the Sun (track 4)
Mr. Bojangles (track 5)
To Love Somebody (1967) (track 3)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Da kummt die Sunn (German translation) (track 4)
Elekieltä (Finnish translation) (track 4)
Lá vem o sol (Portuguese translation) (track 4)
live recording of:
recording of:
Blues for Mama (track 18)
Go to Hell (track 8)
I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl (Nina Simone's version) (track 15)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 4)
version of:
Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl (Bessie Smith's version) (track 15)