Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Feeling Good
3.5 2:55
2 My Baby Just Cares for Me
3:04
3 Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood
4 2:46
4 Ne me quitte pas (If You Go Away)
4 3:37
5 Take Me to the Water
2:53
6 I Put a Spell on You
5 2:36
7 Don’t Explain
4:22
8 Mississippi Goddam
4:47
9 Don’t Smoke in Bed
5:24
10 I Loves You Porgy
5 2:30
11 Work Song
4 3:08
12 Love Me or Leave Me
4:07
13 Strange Fruit
3:32
14 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
4 2:41
15 I’m Going Back Home
2:51
16 The Other Woman
3:04
17 Sinnerman
5 10:21
18 Mood Indigo
4 2:28
19 I’m Gonna Leave You
2:19
20 See-Line Woman
1 2:36

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 20)
New York, New York, United States (1964-06) (track 3)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01) (track 4)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (tracks 1, 6)
drums:
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-03-21) (track 9)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1964-03-21) (track 9)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01) (track 4)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (tracks 1, 6)
double bass:
Lisle Atkinson (1964-03-21) (track 9)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (tracks 9, 20)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (track 3)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 4)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (tracks 1, 6)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 9, 20)
Horace Ott (track 3)
composer:
Nat Adderley (track 11)
Jimmy Cox (track 14)
Walter Donaldson (tracks 2, 12)
Lewis Allan (track 13)
Jacques Brel (track 4)
Willard Robison (tracks 9, 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
Barney Bigard (1930) (track 18)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1930) (track 18)
conductor:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 20)
Horace Ott (1964-06) (track 3)
Hal Mooney (1965-01) (track 4)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (tracks 1, 6)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 9)
lyricist:
Jimmy Cox (track 14)
Lewis Allan (track 13)
Jacques Brel (track 4)
Oscar Brown Jr. (track 11)
Gus Kahn (tracks 2, 12)
Willard Robison (tracks 9, 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
Irving Mills (1930) (track 18)
orchestra:
Horace Ott's Orchestra (1964-06) (track 3)
producer:
Hal Mooney (tracks 1, 4, 6, 13–14, 17, 20)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 20)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-06) (track 3)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01) (track 4)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (tracks 1, 6)
writer:
George Bass (track 20)
Bennie Benjamin (track 3)
Leslie Bricusse (track 1)
Gloria Caldwell (track 3)
Sol Marcus (track 3)
Anthony Newley (track 1)
Jessie Mae Robinson (track 16)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (tracks 16, 20)
Rudy Stevenson (track 15)
publisher:
Basart Editions (track 13)
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 3)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 13)
Oriole Music Corp. (tracks 9, 9)
WB Music Corp. (track 3)
WCM France (track 4)
EMI Mills Music Inc. (1930) (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (1930) (track 18)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 6)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 6)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (tracks 9, 20)
later releases:
See-Line Woman by Nina Simone (track 20)
remixes:
sampled by:
"A Oração do Amor" by Iras (track 1)
Bad News by Kanye West (track 20)
DontGetIt by Lil Wayne (track 3)
For You by Serena Ryder (track 6)
Get By by Talib Kweli (track 17)
How I Feel by Wax Tailor (track 1)
Misunderstood by Common (track 3)
New Day by Jay-Z & Kanye West (track 1)
Oh Timbaland by Timbaland (track 17)
Sealion by Feist (track 20)
See Lye by Tim Deluxe (track 20)
cover recording of:
Work Song (lyrics added by Oscar Brown Jr.) (track 11)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1965-01) (track 4)
Feeling Good (1965-01-15) (track 1)
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 6)
Strange Fruit (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 13)
is based on:
Sea Lion Woman (track 20)
is the basis for:
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 4)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 4)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 4)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 4)
Don’t Leave (track 4)
Em sento bé (track 1)
Ethän lähde pois (track 4)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 4)
If You Go Away (track 4)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 4)
Le Millionnaire (track 14)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 4)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 4)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 4)
No em deixis, no (track 4)
悲しき願い (track 3)
行かないで (track 4)
later versions:
Misunderstood (track 3)
live recording of:
Don’t Smoke in Bed (1964-03-21) (track 9)
part of:
recording of:
I'm Going Back Home (track 15)
Love Me or Leave Me (track 12)
Mood Indigo (1930 jazz composition and song) (track 18)
The Other Woman (track 16)
See-Line Woman (1964-03-21) (track 20)
Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood (1964-06) (track 3)
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 14)
Sinnerman (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 17)
version of:
Bitter Fruit (track 13)
Work Song (original instrumental) (track 11)

Release

ASIN: US: B000026LUP [info]