Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 House of the Rising Sun 7:06
2 To Be Young, Gifted and Black 6:12
3 Here Comes the Sun 3:30
4 I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl 2:25
5 Gin House Blues 6:09
6 Summertime 2:54
7 You Can Have Him 5:52
8 My Way 5:09
9 Satin Doll 3:33
10 Four Woman 7:55
11 Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood 4:05
12 Nina’s Blues 6:09
13 Angel of the Morning 3:15
14 I Loves You Porgy 4:02
15 Backlash Blues 3:06

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1959-09-15) (track 7)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1959-09-15) (track 7)
piano:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1959-09-15) (track 7)
additional composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1953) (track 9)
arranger:
Paul Anka (track 8)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 4)
composer:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 3)
Chip Taylor (US singer/songwriter) (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Irving Berlin (1949) (track 7)
Claude François (track 8)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 6, 14)
Jacques Revaux (track 8)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (tracks 2, 10, 12, 15)
Fletcher Henderson (1925) (track 5)
Henry Troy (1925) (track 5)
Billy Strayhorn (1953) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 13)
lyricist:
Paul Anka (track 8)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 6, 14)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 3)
Dorothy Kuhns (playwright) (track 6)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 6, 14)
Langston Hughes (track 15)
Weldon Irvine (track 2)
Chip Taylor (US singer/songwriter) (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Irving Berlin (1949) (track 7)
Johnny Mercer (1953) (track 9)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 10)
previously attributed to:
Gilles Thibaut (track 8)
producer:
Bob Blake (co-producer of Nina Simone's live 1959 album "At Town Hall") (track 7)
Jack Gold (track 7)
translator:
Bobby Cruz (track 8)
vocals:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1959-09-15) (track 7)
writer:
Bennie Benjamin (track 11)
Sol Marcus (track 11)
Horace Ott (track 11)
Dally Small (track 4)
Clarence Williams (composer / pianist /bandleader) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1971) (track 13)
publisher:
Carlin Music Corp (track 5)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 6, 14)
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 11)
EMI Blackwood (track 13)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 13)
EMI Tunes Ltd (track 10)
Eddie Barclay (track 8)
Filmtrax-Mogul (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 15)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 3)
New Dawn Music (track 14)
Rolls Royce Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 15)
Sam Fox Publishing Co. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 4)
Spanka Music (track 8)
Spanka Music Corp. (track 8)
Tempo Music Inc (track 9)
Thibout Music (track 8)
Unichappell Music (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) (tracks 9, 11)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 6, 8, 14)
Warner/Chappell (track 6)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 6)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 14)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 6)
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) (1935) (track 6)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 8)
recorded at:
The Town Hall (New York City) in New York, New York, United States (1959-09-15) (track 7)
arrangements:
House of the Rising Sun (arr. Milchberg) (track 1)
House of the Rising Sun (arr. Bibb/Strandell) (track 1)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Summertime (for brass band, arr. Snell) (track 6)
The House of the Rising Sun (for choir and jazz trio, Chilcott) (track 1)
cover recording of:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 6)
Four African Women (track 10)
My Way (Nina Hagen version) (track 8)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 6)
The Bones of You (track 6)
later parody versions:
Five Ways (track 8)
No House (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 6)
later translated versions:
A mi manera («El fin muy cerca está, …») (track 8)
C'est l'été (track 6)
Da kummt die Sunn (German translation) (track 3)
Dál jen vejdi (track 13)
Elekieltä (Finnish translation) (track 3)
Haus in Altona (track 1)
House of the Rising Sun (version japonaise) (track 1)
House of the Rising Sun (Cambodian Space Project version with Khmer lyrics) (track 1)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 14)
Lá vem o sol (Portuguese translation) (track 3)
MY WAY (Japanese version of My Way) (track 8)
My Way (A mi manera) (Julio Iglesias version) (track 8)
Sommartid (track 6)
Summa is (track 6)
Summertime (french lyrics) (track 6)
悲しき願い (track 11)
我的方向 (track 8)
衝破萬重浪 (track 11)
later versions:
House of the Risin' Sun (Bob Dylan's version) (track 1)
Misunderstood (track 11)
The House of the Rising Sun (Alan Price arrangement) (track 1)
live cover recording of:
Here Comes the Sun (track 3)
My Way (Frank Sinatra song) (track 8)
live recording of:
Backlash Blues (track 15)
Four Women (track 10)
I Loves You, Porgy (use this for non-operatic performances) (track 14)
Nina’s Blues (track 12)
Satin Doll (track 9)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 6)
You Can Have Him (1959-09-15) (track 7)
recording of:
Gin House Blues (track 5)
I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl (Nina Simone's version) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)
Porgy and Bess Suite (order: 1) (track 6)
Porgy and Bess Suite (order: 3) (track 14)
translated version of:
Comme d’habitude (track 8)
version of:
Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl (Bessie Smith's version) (track 4)