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Label: Hip-O Records - ASIN: B000CQQHG8

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
3:05
2 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
4 2:42
3 The Other Woman
2:58
4 Trouble in Mind
5:30
5 Gin House Blues
2 3:03
6 I Loves You Porgy
2:29
7 Mississippi Goddam
4 4:53
8 Don’t Smoke in Bed
5:26
9 Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood
4 2:43
10 See-Line Woman
1 2:37
11 I Put a Spell on You
5 2:36
12 Love Me or Leave Me
4:04
13 Four Women
4:26
14 Wild Is the Wind
6:58
15 Come Ye
3:37
16 Do What You Gotta Do
3:33
17 To Be Young, Gifted and Black
2:52
18 Nobody’s Fault but Mine
3:02
19 Sugar in My Bowl
3:16
20 My Baby Just Cares for Me
3:04

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1961) (track 5)
New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 10)
New York, New York, United States (1964-06) (track 9)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 11)
drums:
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1961) (track 5)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-04-04) (track 7)
guitar:
Al Schackman (1961) (track 5)
Rudy Stevenson (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Rudy Stevenson (1964-04-04) (track 7)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 11)
bass:
Chris White (jazz bassist) (1961) (track 5)
double bass:
Lisle Atkinson (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Lisle Atkinson (1964-04-04) (track 7)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1961) (track 5)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (tracks 8, 10)
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) (1965-01-15) (track 11)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (track 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7–8, 10)
Horace Ott (track 9)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (tracks 20, 20)
Willard Robison (tracks 8, 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7, 7, 17)
Jimmy Cox (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Fletcher Henderson (1925) (track 5)
Henry Troy (1925) (track 5)
conductor:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 10)
Horace Ott (1964-06) (track 9)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 11)
lead vocals:
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)
lyricist:
Willard Robison (tracks 8, 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 7, 7)
Jimmy Cox (track 2)
Weldon Irvine (track 17)
Gus Kahn (tracks 20, 20)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
orchestra:
Horace Ott's Orchestra (1964-06) (track 9)
producer:
Cal Lampley (track 5)
Hal Mooney (tracks 2, 10–11)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1961) (track 5)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 10)
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) (1965-01-15) (track 11)
writer:
George Bass (track 10)
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 10, 16)
Jimmy Webb (track 16)
publisher:
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 9)
Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd. (tracks 20, 20)
Oriole Music Corp. (tracks 8, 8)
WB Music Corp. (track 9)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 11)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 11)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (tracks 8, 10)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-04-04) (track 7)
later releases:
See-Line Woman by Nina Simone (track 10)
remixes:
sampled by:
Bad News by Kanye West (track 10)
DontGetIt by Lil Wayne (track 9)
For You by Serena Ryder (track 11)
Misunderstood by Common (track 9)
Sealion by Feist (track 10)
See Lye by Tim Deluxe (track 10)
arrangements:
Black Is the Color (track 1)
cover recording of:
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 11)
is based on:
Sea Lion Woman (track 10)
later translated versions:
Le Millionnaire (track 2)
悲しき願い (track 9)
later versions:
Misunderstood (track 9)
live cover recording of:
live recording of:
Don’t Smoke in Bed (1964-03-21) (track 8)
Mississippi Goddam (1964-04-04) (track 7)
recording of:
Mississippi Goddam (track 7)
Gin House Blues (1961) (track 5)
See-Line Woman (1964-03-21) (track 10)
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 2)