Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 My Baby Just Cares for Me
3:37
2 Don’t Smoke in Bed
3:13
3 I Loves You, Porgy
4:10
4 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
4 2:41
5 Trouble in Mind
5:31
6 Mississippi Goddam
4 4:54
7 I Put a Spell on You
5 2:36
8 Ne me quitte pas
4 3:37
9 My Man’s Gone Now
4:17
10 I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl
2:32
11 Blues for Mama
4 3:58
12 To Love Somebody
4 2:43
13 Ain’t Got No, I Got Life
5 2:19
14 Do What You Gotta Do
3:36
15 To Be Young, Gifted and Black
2:53
16 Jelly Roll
8:11

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (tracks 1–3)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01) (track 8)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 7)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (tracks 1–2)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-04-04) (track 6)
Don Alias (1967) (track 12)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1964-04-04) (track 6)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01) (track 8)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 7)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (track 3)
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (tracks 1–2)
double bass:
Lisle Atkinson (1964-04-04) (track 6)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 3)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (tracks 1–2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-04-04) (track 6)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 7)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 12)
arranger:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 6)
Hal Mooney (tracks 7–8)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 3)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 13)
Willard Robison (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 6, 6, 15)
Jacques Brel (track 8)
Jimmy Cox (track 4)
conductor:
Hal Mooney (1965-01) (track 8)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 3, 13)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-04-04) (track 6)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1967) (track 12)
lyricist:
Willard Robison (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 6, 6)
Jacques Brel (track 8)
Jimmy Cox (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (track 3)
DuBose Heyward (track 3)
Weldon Irvine (track 15)
Gus Kahn (track 1)
James Rado (track 13)
Gerome Ragni (track 13)
producer:
Danny Davis (country, band leader, producer) (track 12)
Hal Mooney (tracks 4, 7–8)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 3)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (tracks 1–2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 7)
writer:
Barry Gibb (track 12)
Robin Gibb (track 12)
Abbey Lincoln (track 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 11, 14)
Jimmy Webb (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 12)
Gibb Brothers Music (track 12)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 1)
Oriole Music Corp. (track 2)
Tobago Music Co. (track 1)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 3)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 7)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 7)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-04-04) (track 6)
remixes:
sampled by:
For You by Serena Ryder (track 7)
cover recording of:
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1965-01) (track 8)
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 7)
To Love Somebody (1967) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 8)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 8)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 8)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 8)
Don’t Leave (track 8)
Ethän lähde pois (track 8)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 8)
If You Go Away (track 8)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 8)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 3)
Le Millionnaire (track 4)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 8)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 8)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 8)
No em deixis, no (track 8)
No me dejes no (track 8)
行かないで (track 8)
live recording of:
Mississippi Goddam (1964-04-04) (track 6)
recording of:
Blues for Mama (track 11)
Mississippi Goddam (track 6)
Don’t Smoke in Bed (1957-12) (track 2)
I Loves You, Porgy (1957-12) (track 3)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 1)
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 8)

Release

ASIN: US: B00004ZBDI [info]