Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Put a Spell on You
5 2:37
2 Tell Me More, and More and Then Some
3:11
3 Don’t Explain
4:21
4 Ne me quitte pas
4 3:39
5 Lilac Wine
4:18
6 The Other Woman
3:03
7 Trouble in Mind
5 2:41
8 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
4 2:39
9 Work Song
4 3:06
10 See‐Line Woman
1 2:39
11 Images
2:50
12 Four Women
4:28
13 Strange Fruit
3:32
14 Take Me to the Water
2:50
15 I’m Going Back Home
2:51
16 Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood
4 2:49
17 The Last Rose of Summer
3:07
18 Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
3:29
19 Wild Is the Wind
4 7:00
20 I Love My Baby
4:08
21 Our Love (Will See Us Through)
2:59
22 My Baby Just Cares for Me
3:03

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1964) (track 17)
New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 10)
New York, New York, United States (1964-06) (tracks 16, 21)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01) (track 4)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 1)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01) (track 4)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 1)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964) (track 17)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 10)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (tracks 16, 21)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 4)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 1)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (tracks 1, 4, 17)
Horace Ott (tracks 16, 21)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 2–3, 10, 18–19)
composer:
Nat Adderley (track 9)
Jimmy Cox (track 8)
Walter Donaldson (tracks 22, 22)
Billie Holiday (track 2)
James H. Shelton (composer of "Lilac Wine") (track 5)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 19)
Lewis Allan (track 13)
Jacques Brel (track 4)
Richard M. Jones (track 7)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 12)
conductor:
Hal Mooney (1964) (track 17)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 10)
Horace Ott (1964-06) (tracks 16, 21)
Hal Mooney (1965-01) (track 4)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 1)
lyricist:
Jimmy Cox (track 8)
Billie Holiday (track 2)
James H. Shelton (composer of "Lilac Wine") (track 5)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 19)
Lewis Allan (track 13)
Jacques Brel (track 4)
Oscar Brown Jr. (track 9)
Richard M. Jones (track 7)
Gus Kahn (tracks 22, 22)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 12)
Ned Washington (track 19)
orchestra:
Harold Mooney & His Orchestra (1964) (track 17)
Horace Ott's Orchestra (1964-06) (tracks 16, 21)
producer:
Jack Gold (track 18)
Hal Mooney (tracks 1–2, 4, 7–8, 10, 13)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964) (track 17)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 10)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (tracks 16, 21)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 4)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 1)
writer:
George Bass (track 10)
Bennie Benjamin (tracks 16, 21)
Gloria Caldwell (track 16)
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 3)
Billie Holiday (track 3)
Sol Marcus (track 16)
Rudy Stevenson (track 15)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 10)
publisher:
Basart Editions (track 13)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 16, 19)
Chappell & Co. (track 5)
Chappell Music Co. Inc. (tracks 22, 22)
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 22, 22)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 13)
Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd. (tracks 22, 22)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (tracks 22, 22)
Tobago Music Co. (tracks 22, 22)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 16)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 1)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 1)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 10)
later releases:
See-Line Woman by Nina Simone (track 10)
remixes:
sampled by:
Bad News by Kanye West (track 10)
DontGetIt by Lil Wayne (track 16)
For You by Serena Ryder (track 1)
Misunderstood by Common (track 16)
Sealion by Feist (track 10)
See Lye by Tim Deluxe (track 10)
arrangement of:
cover recording of:
Lilac Wine (track 5)
Wild Is the Wind (track 19)
Work Song (lyrics added by Oscar Brown Jr.) (track 9)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1965-01) (track 4)
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 1)
Strange Fruit (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 13)
Tell Me More and More and Then Some (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 2)
Trouble in Mind (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 7)
is based on:
Sea Lion Woman (track 10)
is the basis for:
Four African Women (track 12)
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 4)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 4)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 4)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 4)
Don’t Leave (track 4)
Ethän lähde pois (track 4)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 4)
If You Go Away (track 4)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 4)
Le Millionnaire (track 8)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 4)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 4)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 4)
No em deixis, no (track 4)
No me dejes no (track 4)
Tyst nu (track 3)
悲しき願い (track 16)
行かないで (track 4)
later versions:
Misunderstood (track 16)
live cover recording of:
recording of:
Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair (Arranged by Nina Simone) (track 18)
Don’t Explain (track 3)
Four Women (track 12)
I'm Going Back Home (track 15)
See-Line Woman (1964-03-21) (track 10)
Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood (1964-06) (track 16)
Our Love (Will See Us Through) (1964-06) (track 21)
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 4)
version of:
Bitter Fruit (track 13)
Work Song (original instrumental) (track 9)