Tag: Nina Simone

PLAYLIST: Ada Lea’s Sun and Moon Songs

Working with the same dichotomy that inspired her debut, the Montreal songwriter lists ten astrologically bent influences.

PLAYLIST: A Soundtrack to the Resistance

Mute your TV. Turn up your stereo.

The Desolation Cure: Finding Beauty in the Ruins

Now seems like a good time to remind ourselves of the beautiful things that we have the power to create.

Timber: “Into the Forest” Fails to Do Enough with Its Strong Premise

The pair of female protagonists at the center of this apocalypse thriller provide the only wrinkle in an otherwise rote genre film.

PLAYLIST: C. W. Stoneking Shares the Songs that Influenced “Gon’ Boogaloo”

From Ethiopian jazz to Hank Williams to Kanye West.

This Is a Quest That’s Just Begun: The Tragic Timeliness of “What Happened, Miss Simone?”

Liz Garbus’s brand-new documentary about the legendary singer and activist is an effective tribute—and an inspiring chronicle of the Civil Rights Movement.

LISTEN: Ms. Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good”

One of Hill’s six contributions to Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone

WATCH: The First Trailer For Nina Simone Documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?” Will Give You Chills

“My mother was Nina Simone 24/7, and that’s where it became a problem.”

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