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Label: Rhino/WEA - Cat#: 72567 - ASIN: B0000033WH


Label: Rhino/WEA - Cat#: 72567 - ASIN: B0000033WH

Annotation last modified on 2012-03-04 12:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Prelude
3:22
2 That’s Him Over There
2:33
3 Theme From "Middle of the Night"
2:31
4 Willow Weep for Me
4 3:14
5 Solitaire
3:26
6 Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
4 3:37
7 Exactly Like You
3:19
8 The Other Woman
3:01
9 You Can Have Him
5:56
10 Cotton-Eyed Joe
2:59
11 Fine and Mellow
3:30
12 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
4 2:41
13 Trouble in Mind
4 5:31
14 Porgy
5:07
15 Little Liza Jane
4:34
16 Rags and Old Iron
4:12
17 No Good Man
3:42
18 Gin House Blues
2 3:06
19 Work Song
4 2:36
20 Forbidden Fruit
2 3:48
21 Come on Back, Jack
2:15
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 He Was Too Good to Me
4:57
2 House of the Rising Sun
5 4:35
3 Brown Baby
5:48
4 Children Go Where I Send You
7:46
5 Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me
3 2:48
6 I Got It Bad
4:04
7 Hey, Buddy Bolden
2:28
8 Solitude
3:42
9 The Gal From Joe’s
2:11
10 Blackbird
3:54
11 If You Knew
3:20
12 The Twelfth of Never
3:30
13 When I Was a Young Girl
5:59
14 Erets Zavat Chalav
4:17
15 The Young Knight
5:29
16 Spring Is Here
2:38
17 Falling in Love Again (Can’t Help It)
2:36
18 That’s All
2:23
19 Porgy, I Is Your Woman (Bess You Is My Woman)
3:20

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1959-10) (track 10)
New York, New York, United States (1961) (tracks 16, 18–20)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1959-09-15) (tracks 6–7, 9)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1959-10) (track 10)
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1961) (tracks 16, 18–20)
guitar:
Al Schackman (1961) (tracks 16, 18–20)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (track 11)
Jimmy Bond (1959-09-15) (tracks 6–7, 9)
Jimmy Bond (1959-10) (track 10)
Chris White (jazz bassist) (1961) (tracks 16, 18–20)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1959) (tracks 1–5)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1959-09-15) (tracks 6–7, 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1959-10) (track 10)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1961) (tracks 16, 18–20)
arranger:
Robert Mersey (tracks 1–5)
composer:
Nat Adderley (tracks 19, 19)
Oscar Brown Jr. (track 16)
Jimmy Cox (track 12)
Billie Holiday (track 11)
Richard M. Jones (track 13)
Lew Spence (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 6, 6)
Fletcher Henderson (1925) (track 18)
Henry Troy (1925) (track 18)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (1930) (tracks 7, 7)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1949) (tracks 9, 9)
DJ-mixer:
Bart&Baker (track 21)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 9)
lyricist:
Oscar Brown Jr. (tracks 16, 19, 19)
Jimmy Cox (track 12)
Billie Holiday (track 11)
Richard M. Jones (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 6, 6)
Marilyn Bergman (track 2)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1930) (tracks 7, 7)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1949) (tracks 9, 9)
producer:
Bob Blake (co-producer of Nina Simone's live 1959 album "At Town Hall") (tracks 6–7, 9–11)
Jack Gold (tracks 6–7, 9–11)
Hecky Krasnow (tracks 1–5)
Cal Lampley (tracks 16, 18–20)
Hal Mooney (track 12)
recorded by:
Rudy van Gelder (1959) (tracks 1–5)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1959) (tracks 1–5)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1959-09-15) (tracks 6–7, 9)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1959-10) (track 10)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1961) (tracks 16, 18–20)
writer:
George Bassman (track 3)
Joe Bishop (track 1)
Reneé Borek (track 5)
Oscar Brown Jr. (track 20)
Paddy Chayefsky (track 3)
King Guion (track 5)
Gordon Jenkins (track 1)
Carl Nutter (track 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1959) (tracks 1–5)
The Town Hall (New York City) in New York, New York, United States (1959-09-15) (tracks 6–7, 9)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Work Song (lyrics added by Oscar Brown Jr.) (1961) (track 19)
later translated versions:
Le Millionnaire (track 12)
later versions:
Cotton-Eye Joe (Rednex version) (track 10)
live recording of:
Exactly Like You (1959-09-15) (track 7)
You Can Have Him (1959-09-15) (track 9)
recording of:
Exactly Like You (track 7)
Fine and Mellow (track 11)
Trouble in Mind (track 13)
You Can Have Him (track 9)
Blue Prelude (1959) (track 1)
Solitaire (1959) (track 5)
That’s Him Over There (1959) (track 2)
Willow Weep for Me (1959) (track 4)
Cotton‐Eyed Joe (Traditional song) (1959-10) (track 10)
Forbidden Fruit (1961) (track 20)
Gin House Blues (1961) (track 18)
Rags and Old Iron (1961) (track 16)
Work Song (lyrics added by Oscar Brown Jr.) (1961) (track 19)
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out (1965-05-19 – 1965-05-20) (track 12)
version of:
Work Song (original instrumental) (tracks 19, 19)

CD 2

composer:
Alan Brandt (track 18)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 19)
Bob Haymes (track 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
Marlon Williams (New Zealand blues / country, member of 'The Unfaithful Ways') (track 13)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1943) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 7)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 19)
DuBose Heyward (track 19)
Marlon Williams (New Zealand blues / country, member of 'The Unfaithful Ways') (track 13)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (1943) (track 5)
writer:
Alan Brandt (track 18)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (track 7)
Bob Haymes (track 18)
Herbert Sacker (track 10)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 10)
Billy Strayhorn (track 7)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 13)
Delabel Éditions (track 13)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 5)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1963-04-12) (tracks 10, 15)
cover recording of:
That's All (track 18)
later translated versions:
Pour te plaire (track 18)
live recording of:
Blackbird (1963-04-12) (track 10)
The Young Knight (1963-04-12) (track 15)
recording of:
Bess, You Is My Woman Now (Porgy and Bess) (track 19)
Hey, Buddy Bolden (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000033WH [info]