Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Love Me or Leave Me
4:07
2 Wild Is the Wind
4 7:00
3 I Put a Spell on You
5 2:38
4 Work Song
4 3:09
5 Don't Explain
4:22
6 The Other Woman
3:05
7 Mississippi Goddam
4 4:55
8 Four Women
4:27
9 Pirate Jenny
4 6:42
10 I Loves You, Porgy
2:33
11 This Year's Kisses
3:01
12 Little Girl Blue
4:21
13 Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
4 2:48
14 Ne me quitte pas
4 3:38
15 Don't Smoke in Bed
5:24

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 12)
New York, New York, United States (1964-06) (track 13)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01) (track 14)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 3)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 12)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-03-21) (tracks 10, 15)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-04-04) (tracks 7, 9)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1964-03-21) (tracks 10, 15)
Rudy Stevenson (1964-04-04) (tracks 7, 9)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01) (track 14)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 3)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 12)
double bass:
Lisle Atkinson (1964-03-21) (tracks 10, 15)
Lisle Atkinson (1964-04-04) (tracks 7, 9)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 12)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (tracks 10, 15)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-04-04) (tracks 7, 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (track 13)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 14)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 3)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (tracks 3, 14)
Horace Ott (track 13)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 2, 5, 7, 9–10, 15)
composer:
Nat Adderley (track 4)
Walter Donaldson (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 10, 10)
Willard Robison (tracks 15, 15)
Kurt Weill (track 9)
Irving Berlin (track 11)
Jacques Brel (track 14)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7, 7–8)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 2)
Richard Rodgers (1935) (track 12)
conductor:
Horace Ott (1964-06) (track 13)
Hal Mooney (1965-01) (track 14)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (tracks 10, 15)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-04-04) (tracks 7, 9)
lyricist:
Willard Robison (tracks 15, 15)
Irving Berlin (track 11)
Bertolt Brecht (track 9)
Jacques Brel (track 14)
Oscar Brown Jr. (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 10, 10)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 10, 10)
Gus Kahn (track 1)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7, 7–8)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 2)
Ned Washington (track 2)
Lorenz Hart (1935) (track 12)
orchestra:
Horace Ott's Orchestra (1964-06) (track 13)
producer:
Hal Mooney (tracks 3, 14)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (track 9)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 12)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (track 13)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 14)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 3)
writer:
Bennie Benjamin (track 13)
Gloria Caldwell (track 13)
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 5)
Billie Holiday (track 5)
Sol Marcus (track 13)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 6)
publisher:
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 2, 13)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 12)
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 13)
Oriole Music Corp. (tracks 15, 15)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (track 12)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 5)
WB Music Corp. (track 13)
WCM France (track 14)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (tracks 10, 10)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 3)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 3)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (tracks 10, 15)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-04-04) (tracks 7, 9)
remixes:
sampled by:
DontGetIt by Lil Wayne (track 13)
For You by Serena Ryder (track 3)
Misunderstood by Common (track 13)
cover recording of:
Wild Is the Wind (track 2)
Work Song (lyrics added by Oscar Brown Jr.) (track 4)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1965-01) (track 14)
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Four African Women (track 8)
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 14)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 14)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 14)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 14)
Don’t Leave (track 14)
Ethän lähde pois (track 14)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 14)
If You Go Away (track 14)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 14)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (tracks 10, 10)
Laat me niet alleen (track 14)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 14)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 14)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 14)
No em deixis, no (track 14)
Tyst nu (track 5)
À vos quinze ans (track 12)
悲しき願い (track 13)
行かないで (track 14)
later versions:
Misunderstood (track 13)
live cover recording of:
The Threepenny Opera: Pirate Jenny (Marc Blitzstein translation) (1964-04-04) (track 9)
live recording of:
Don’t Smoke in Bed (1964-03-21) (track 15)
I Loves You, Porgy (1964-03-21) (track 10)
Mississippi Goddam (1964-04-04) (track 7)
part of:
Jumbo (track 12)
recording of:
Don’t Explain (track 5)
Four Women (track 8)
I Loves You, Porgy (track 10)
Mississippi Goddam (track 7)
The Other Woman (track 6)
Little Girl Blue (1957-12) (track 12)
Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood (1964-06) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 10, 10)
translated version of:
version of:
Work Song (original instrumental) (track 4)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/277044 [info]