Nina Simone (February 21, 1933 – April 21, 2003) was an African-American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and civil rights activist who worked in a broad range of musical styles including classical, jazz, blues, folk, R&B, gospel, and pop.
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“Jazz is a white term to define black people. My music is black classical music.” — Nina Simone
What Happened, Miss Simone? (2015)
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Nina Simone in France (July 1988)
by Michel Gangne
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From What Happened, Miss Simone?
Nina Simone and James Baldwin
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Nina Simone, 1964
Happy birthday, Nina Simone (born February 21, 1933)
Nina Simone (1960′s)