Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 To Be Young, Gifted and Black
4 2:49
2 I Loves You, Porgy
3:38
3 In the Morning
2:43
4 I Think It’s Gonna Rain Today
3:21
5 Angel of the Morning
4 3:34
6 Go to Hell
2:51
7 I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
3:11
8 Suzanne
5:13
9 The Backlash Blues
2:29
10 Cherish
3:22
11 Revolution, Parts I and II
5:05
12 Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues
4:49
13 Sunday in Savannah
3:17
14 I Get Along Without You Very Well (Except Sometimes)
4:55
15 Everyone’s Gone to the Moon
3:06
16 The Gin House Blues
3:05
17 Blues for Mama
4 4:00
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Here Comes the Sun
5 3:37
2 I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl
2:34
3 I Can’t See Nobody
3:07
4 Just Like a Woman
4:53
5 Nobody’s Fault but Mine
3:01
6 I Shall Be Released
4:02
7 Do What You Gotta Do
3:40
8 My Man’s Gone Now
4:15
9 Turning Point
2:02
10 It Be’s That Way Sometimes
2:57
11 Please Read Me
2:48
12 Day and Night
2:33
13 Do I Move You
5 2:46
14 Since I Fell for You
4 2:49
15 Mississippi Goddam
5:34
16 My Sweet Lord
4:37
17 Mr. Bojangles
5:06
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 To Love Somebody
4 2:41
2 Seems I’m Never Tired of Loving You
3:01
3 Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season)
3:38
4 Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
3:03
5 Ooh Child
3:16
6 The Pusher
4:48
7 Ain’t Got No, I Got Life
5 2:11
8 The House of the Rising Sun
3:53
9 The Times They Are A-Changin’
5:58
10 Turn Me On
2:27
11 New World Coming
4:52
12 The Look of Love
2:24
13 Save Me
3:25
14 The Desperate Ones
4:41
15 My Baby Just Cares for Me
4:29
16 My Way
5:09

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Leonard Cohen (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
Chip Taylor (track 5)
Randy Newman (track 4)
Jonathan King (1965) (tracks 15, 15)
Bob Dylan (1965-06 – 1965-07) (track 12)
lyricist:
Chip Taylor (track 5)
Weldon Irvine (track 1)
Randy Newman (track 4)
Jonathan King (1965) (tracks 15, 15)
Bob Dylan (1965-06 – 1965-07) (track 12)
Leonard Cohen (1966) (track 8)
writer:
Morris Bailey (Philadelphia-based composer, producer, saxophonist) (track 6)
Terry Kirkman (track 10)
Abbey Lincoln (track 17)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 17)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 5)
Unichappel Music (track 5)
Warner/Chappell (1965 – 1993) (track 12)
Special Rider Music (1993 –) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Cherish (The Association song) (track 10)
Suzanne (track 8)
later translated versions:
Susan (Danish lyrics) (track 8)
Suzanne (Dutch lyrics) (track 8)
Suzanne (french lyrics) (track 8)
Suzanne (Finnish lyrics) (track 8)
Suzanne (Italian translation of the Leonard Cohen song) (track 8)
recording of:
Blues for Mama (track 17)
Go to Hell (track 6)
To Be Young, Gifted and Black (1969-08) (track 1)

CD 2

piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 3)
composer:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 13)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 1, 16)
Jerry Jeff Walker (track 17)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 1, 3)
lyricist:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 13)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 1, 16)
Jerry Jeff Walker (track 17)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 4)
writer:
Barry Gibb (tracks 3, 11)
Robin Gibb (tracks 3, 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 7)
Jimmy Webb (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 5)
publisher:
Harrisongs Ltd. (tracks 1, 16)
M. Witmark & Sons (track 4)
Dwarf Music (1966 –) (track 4)
sampled by:
50 Bars by 50 Cent (track 3)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Here Comes the Sun (track 1)
I Can't See Nobody (track 3)
Just Like a Woman (track 4)
Mr. Bojangles (track 17)
My Sweet Lord (track 16)
Please Read Me (track 11)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Comme une femme (track 4)
Da kummt die Sunn (German translation) (track 1)
Elekieltä (Finnish translation) (track 1)
Lá vem o sol (Portuguese translation) (track 1)
recording of:
Do I Move You? (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 1, 16)
version of:
He’s So Fine (track 16)

CD 3

electric bass guitar:
Gene A Perla (tracks 3, 9)
drums:
Don Alias (tracks 3, 9)
Don Alias (1967) (track 1)
organ:
Weldon Irvine (tracks 3, 9)
guitar:
Al Schackman (tracks 3, 9)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 3, 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 1)
background vocals:
Virdia Crawford (tracks 3, 9)
Doris Willingham (tracks 3, 9)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 12)
Walter Donaldson (track 15)
Gérard Jouannest (French musician & songwriter) (track 14)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
Stan Vincent (1960s/70s pop songwriter) (track 5)
Pete Seeger (1959) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1963) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 1)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 3–4)
Jacques Brel (track 14)
Hal David (track 12)
Gus Kahn (track 15)
James Rado (track 7)
Gerome Ragni (track 7)
Stan Vincent (1960s/70s pop songwriter) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (1963) (track 9)
producer:
Danny Davis (country, band leader, producer) (track 1)
translator:
Eric Blau (track 14)
Mort Shuman (track 14)
writer:
Barry Gibb (track 1)
Robin Gibb (track 1)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 1)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 15)
Tobago Music Co. (track 15)
Warner/Chappell (1963 – 1991) (track 9)
Special Rider Music (1991 –) (track 9)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 3103) (track 4)
arrangements:
Black Is the Color (track 4)
Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair (Arranged by Nina Simone) (track 4)
cover recording of:
O‐o‐h Child (track 5)
The Look of Love (track 12)
To Love Somebody (1967) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Just nu, just här (track 12)
Les temps changent (track 9)
The Times, They Are A‐Changin’ (English / Irish) (track 9)
Časy se mění (track 9)
later versions:
Earth Change (track 9)
live recording of:
recording of:
translated version of:
Les Désespérés (track 14)

Release

ASIN: DE: B0000DENOP [info]