Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Loves You, Porgy
4:10
2 My Baby Just Cares for Me
3:37
3 The Other Woman
5 2:59
4 Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
3:35
5 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
4 2:42
6 Trouble in Mind
4 5:30
7 Mississippi Goddam
4 4:55
8 See-Line Woman
1 2:37
9 Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood
4 2:46
10 I Put a Spell on You
5 2:35
11 Ne me quitte pas
4 3:38
12 Strange Fruit
3:31
13 Four Women
4:26
14 Sinner Man
5 10:21
15 Do I Move You?
5 2:45
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl
5 2:32
2 I Wish I Knew How It Felt to Be Free
4 3:09
3 The Glory of Love
1 2:11
4 To Love Somebody
4 2:40
5 Do What You Gotta Do
4 3:00
6 Ain’t Got No, I Got Life
5 2:10
7 Why? (The King of Love Is Dead)
5 5:48
8 Everyone’s Gone to the Moon
3:09
9 Revolution
4:42
10 To Be Young, Gifted and Black
4 2:49
11 Who Knows Where the Time Goes
4 8:13
12 Here Comes the Sun
5 3:35
13 Just Like a Woman
4:52
14 Funkier Than a Mosquito’s Tweeter
1 5:18
15 Rich Girl
3:15
16 A Single Woman
4 3:33

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (tracks 1–2)
New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 8)
New York, New York, United States (1964-06) (track 9)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01) (track 11)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 10)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 2)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-04-04) (track 7)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1964-04-04) (track 7)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01) (track 11)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 10)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (track 1)
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 2)
double bass:
Lisle Atkinson (1964-04-04) (track 7)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
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) (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-04-04) (track 7)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (track 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 10)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (tracks 10–11)
Horace Ott (track 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 4, 7–8)
composer:
Jacques Brel (track 11)
Walter Donaldson (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
Lewis Allan (track 12)
Jimmy Cox (track 5)
Richard M. Jones (track 6)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7, 7, 13, 15)
conductor:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Horace Ott (1964-06) (track 9)
Hal Mooney (1965-01) (track 11)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-04-04) (track 7)
lyricist:
Jacques Brel (track 11)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
Lewis Allan (track 12)
Jimmy Cox (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (track 1)
DuBose Heyward (track 1)
Richard M. Jones (track 6)
Gus Kahn (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7, 7, 13, 15)
orchestra:
Horace Ott's Orchestra (1964-06) (track 9)
producer:
Jack Gold (track 4)
Hal Mooney (tracks 5, 8, 10–12, 14)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
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) (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (track 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 10)
writer:
George Bass (track 8)
Bennie Benjamin (track 9)
Gloria Caldwell (track 9)
Sol Marcus (track 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 3, 8)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
Basart Editions (track 12)
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 9)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 12)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 2)
Tobago Music Co. (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 1)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 10)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 10)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-04-04) (track 7)
later releases:
remixes:
sampled by:
Bad News by Kanye West (track 8)
DontGetIt by Lil Wayne (track 9)
For You by Serena Ryder (track 10)
Get By by Talib Kweli (track 14)
Misunderstood by Common (track 9)
Oh Timbaland by Timbaland (track 14)
Sealion by Feist (track 8)
See Lye by Tim Deluxe (track 8)
arrangement of:
cover recording of:
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1965-01) (track 11)
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 10)
Strange Fruit (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 12)
is based on:
Sea Lion Woman (track 8)
is the basis for:
Four African Women (track 13)
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 11)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 11)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 11)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 11)
Don’t Leave (track 11)
Ethän lähde pois (track 11)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 11)
If You Go Away (track 11)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 11)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 1)
Laat me niet alleen (track 11)
Le Millionnaire (track 5)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 11)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 11)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 11)
No em deixis, no (track 11)
No me dejes no (track 11)
Não me deixes mais (track 11)
悲しき願い (track 9)
行かないで (track 11)
later versions:
Misunderstood (track 9)
live recording of:
Mississippi Goddam (1964-04-04) (track 7)
recording of:
Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair (Arranged by Nina Simone) (track 4)
Do I Move You? (track 15)
Four Women (track 13)
Mississippi Goddam (track 7)
The Other Woman (track 3)
Trouble in Mind (track 6)
I Loves You, Porgy (1957-12) (track 1)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 2)
See-Line Woman (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood (1964-06) (track 9)
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 5)
Sinnerman (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 11)
version of:
Bitter Fruit (track 12)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Will Lee (US jazz/rock bassist) (track 15)
drums:
Andy Newmark (track 15)
Don Alias (1967) (track 4)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 4)
additional composer:
LA Mitchell (track 15)
arranger:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
composer:
Daryl Hall (track 15)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 6)
Rod McKuen (track 16)
Gene Taylor (US jazz bassist) (track 7)
Aillene Bullock (track 14)
Sandy Denny (track 11)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 12)
Billy Hill (Songwriter and standards composer) (track 3)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 10)
Jonathan King (1965) (tracks 8, 8)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 13)
Daryl Hall (1976) (track 15)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 12)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 4)
lyricist:
Rod McKuen (track 16)
Gene Taylor (US jazz bassist) (track 7)
Aillene Bullock (track 14)
Sandy Denny (track 11)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 12)
Billy Hill (Songwriter and standards composer) (track 3)
Weldon Irvine (track 10)
James Rado (track 6)
Gerome Ragni (track 6)
Jonathan King (1965) (tracks 8, 8)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 13)
Daryl Hall (1976) (track 15)
producer:
Danny Davis (country, band leader, producer) (track 4)
solo electric guitar:
Jerry Friedman (session musician) (track 15)
writer:
Dick Dallas (track 2)
Barry Gibb (track 4)
Robin Gibb (track 4)
Dally Small (track 1)
Billy Taylor (jazz/bop pianist) (track 2)
Jimmy Webb (track 5)
Clarence Williams (track 1)
Weldon Irvine (track 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 5, 9)
publisher:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (track 15)
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 4)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 12)
M. Witmark & Sons (track 13)
Srawberry Music (track 11)
Dwarf Music (1966 –) (track 13)
cover recording of:
Here Comes the Sun (track 12)
Just Like a Woman (track 13)
Rich Girl (track 15)
Rich Girl (Hall & Oates song) (track 15)
To Love Somebody (1967) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Grinch Girl (track 15)
later translated versions:
Comme une femme (track 13)
Da kummt die Sunn (German translation) (track 12)
Elekieltä (Finnish translation) (track 12)
Lá vem o sol (Portuguese translation) (track 12)
recording of:
A Single Woman (track 16)
I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl (Nina Simone's version) (track 1)
Revolution (track 9)
The Glory of Love (track 3)
To Be Young, Gifted and Black (1969-08) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 12)
version of:
Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl (Bessie Smith's version) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B00009PJPJ [info]