Release Date: 14 July 2017
Format: LP Vinyl
|Nina Simone Strange Fruit Limited 180gram Vinyl LP
•This 180g vinyl LP release compiles a collection of rare tracks from the early stages of Nina Simone’s career. It is presented here for the first time ever on a single set.
•Among the treasures are her seldom heard earliest recordings, four tracks recorded live, unbeknownst to the artist, at a club date in Atlantic City in 1956 (and first released, illegally, in 1964).
•Four seldom heard singles waxed for Colpix follow, recorded with an orchestra between 1959-61. Various live recordings from the same period complete the album, with Nina on piano and vocals, unaccompanied.
I Loves You Porgy
Since My Lover Has Gone
Black Is The Colour Of My True Love’s Hair
Baubles, Bangles & Beads
Since My Lover Has Gone #2
If Only For Tonight
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out
Come On Back, Jack
I Love To Love
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out #2
I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl