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The Montreux Years Nina Simone


Released: 25th June 2021

Barcode: 4050538631272

  • Format: CD Album
  • Category: Jazz
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Released: 25th June 2021

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  • Description

    Nina Simone's multi-faceted and radical story is laid bare on 'Nina Simone: The Montreux Years'. From her glorious and emotional 1968 performance to her fiery and unpredictable concert in 1976, one of the festival's most remarkable performances ever witnessed, the collection includes recordings from all of her five legendary Montreux concerts - 1968, 1976, 1981, 1987 and 1990. A breathtaking snapshot of an unforgettable career and unforgettable voice, these performances showcase some of Simone's most powerful live performances.
  • Track listing

    ⠀ Disc 1

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Someone to Watch Over Me (Intro) Nina Simone
    Track 2 Backlash Blues Nina Simone
    Track 3 I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free Nina Simone
    Track 4 See-line Woman Nina Simone
    Track 5 Little Girl Blue (Pts. 1 and 2) Nina Simone
    Track 6 Don't Smoke in Bed Nina Simone
    Track 7 Stars Nina Simone
    Track 8 What a Little Moonlight Can Do Nina Simone
    Track 9 African Mailman Nina Simone
    Track 10 Four Women Nina Simone
    Track 11 No Woman No Cry Nina Simone
    Track 12 Liberian Calypso Nina Simone
    Track 13 Ne Me Quitte Pas Nina Simone
    Track 14 Montreux Blues Nina Simone
    Track 15 My Baby Just Cares for Me Nina Simone

    ⠀ Disc 2

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Intro Nina Simone
    Track 2 Go to Hell Nina Simone
    Track 3 Just in Time Nina Simone
    Track 4 When I Was a Young Girl Nina Simone
    Track 5 Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood Nina Simone
    Track 6 Ne Me Quitte Pas Nina Simone
    Track 7 To Love Somebody Nina Simone
    Track 8 Backlash Blues Nina Simone
    Track 9 The House of the Rising Sun Nina Simone
    Track 10 See-line Woman Nina Simone
    Track 11 Please Read Me Nina Simone
    Track 12 Ain't Got No, I Got Life Nina Simone
    Track 13 Gin House Blues Nina Simone
    Track 14 I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free Nina Simone
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 2 disc(s)
    Format: CD / Album
    Label BMG Rights Management
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