Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ain't Got No - I Got Life
5 2:15
2 I Loves You Porgy
3:30
3 Take My Hand Precious Lord
1:41
4 To Love Somebody
4 2:43
5 I Shall Be Released
3:57
6 Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
4:56
7 The Times They Are A-Changing
6:06
8 Here Comes the Sun
5 3:37
9 Just Like a Woman
4:54
10 Mr. Bojangles
5:03
11 Angel of the Morning
4 3:34
12 Backlash Blues
4 2:32
13 The House of the Rising Sun
3:56
14 Blues for Mama
4 4:02
15 The Look of Love
2:24
16 Go to Hell
2:49

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Gene A Perla (track 7)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Charles D. Alias (track 7)
membranophone:
Charles D. Alias (track 7)
Don Alias (1967) (track 4)
organ:
guitar:
Al Schackman (track 7)
bass [Fender bass]:
Gene A Perla (track 7)
piano:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 7)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1967) (track 4)
additional composer:
Thomas A. Dorsey (gospel musician aka "Georgia Tom") (track 3)
arranger:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 7)
Jimmy Wisner (track 4)
background vocals:
Virdia Crawford (track 7)
Doris Willingham (track 7)
background vocals [vocalist]:
Virdia Crawford (track 7)
Doris Willingham (track 7)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 15)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 2)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 1)
Jerry Jeff Walker (track 10)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 3)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 8)
Chip Taylor (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1963) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1965-06 – 1965-07) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 9)
Bob Dylan (1967) (track 5)
conductor:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 7)
Jimmy Wisner (track 4)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (tracks 1, 7–8)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1967) (track 4)
lyricist:
Thomas A. Dorsey (gospel musician aka "Georgia Tom") (track 3)
Jerry Jeff Walker (track 10)
Hal David (track 15)
Ira Gershwin (track 2)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 8)
DuBose Heyward (track 2)
James Rado (track 1)
Gerome Ragni (track 1)
Chip Taylor (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1963) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1965-06 – 1965-07) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 9)
Bob Dylan (1967) (track 5)
previously attributed to:
George Nelson Allen (American composer from the 1800s) (track 3)
producer:
Danny Davis (country, band leader, producer) (track 4)
recording engineer:
Ray Hall (engineer) (tracks 4, 7)
Mike Moran (American engineer, associated with RCA) (tracks 4, 7)
writer:
Morris Bailey (Philadelphia-based composer, producer, saxophonist) (track 16)
Barry Gibb (track 4)
Robin Gibb (track 4)
Langston Hughes (track 12)
Abbey Lincoln (track 14)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (tracks 12, 14)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1967) (tracks 12, 14)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1968) (track 1)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1969) (track 4)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1971) (track 10)
produced for:
Stroud Productions & Enterprises Inc. (Nina Simone's husband) (tracks 4, 7)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 4)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 11)
EMI U Catalog (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 1)
Filmtrax-Mogul (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 12)
Gotillion Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 8)
M. Witmark & Sons (track 9)
Ninandy Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 14)
Rolls Royce Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 12)
Unichappell Music (track 11)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (1963 – 1991) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (1965 – 1993) (track 6)
Dwarf Music (1966 –) (track 9)
Dwarf Music (1967 –) (track 5)
Special Rider Music (1991 –) (track 7)
Special Rider Music (1993 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
RCA Studio B (New York) in New York, New York, United States (tracks 4, 7)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Here Comes the Sun (track 8)
Just Like a Woman (track 9)
Mr. Bojangles (track 10)
The Look of Love (track 15)
To Love Somebody (1967) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Comme une femme (track 9)
Da kummt die Sunn (German translation) (track 8)
Elekieltä (Finnish translation) (track 8)
Jag ska bli fri (track 5)
Just nu, just här (track 15)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 2)
Les temps changent (track 7)
Lá vem o sol (Portuguese translation) (track 8)
Nous serons libres (track 5)
The Times, They Are A‐Changin’ (English / Irish) (track 7)
Časy se mění (track 7)
later versions:
Brand New Day (track 5)
Earth Change (track 7)
I Shall Be Released (1986 lyrics (only used in 1986 shows; 1987 and later, use the original version)) (track 5)
live recording of:
recording of:
Backlash Blues (track 12)
Blues for Mama (track 14)
Go to Hell (track 16)
I Loves You, Porgy (track 2)
I Shall Be Released (original lyrics) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 8)