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I Loves You, Porgy - Nina Simone - Nina Simone And Her Friends (CD)

04.02.2020Daihn 4 Comments

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  1. Jan 03,  · While Nina Simone’s discography spans more than 40 albums, the closest she ever came to a genuine bestseller in the U.S. was her debut LP for Bethlehem. Despite her consistent lack of sales power she recorded steadily for 35 years, often for major labels, and she stands, alongside Sinatra, as one of few artists of her era whose catalog.
  2. Apr 14,  · Simone’s rendition of Gershwin’s “I Love You, Porgy” was the first song that brought her international acclaim “but it’s really about finding [her husband] Andy,” Garbus offers.
  3. Originally a duet by Anne Brown and Todd Duncan in the production and in the revival of the opera, "I Loves You, Porgy" has been recorded as a solo number by a number of popular vocalists and jazz musicians, most notably Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, and Bill tiatinanobusvobespawiniverba.coinfo Simone's recording of the song (from Little Girl Blue, ) was a Top 20 pop hit in the United States in the autumn.
  4. The full house at Philharmonic Hall in New York City erupted into applause when Nina Simone’s guitarist, Emile Latimer, plucked the final haunting note of “Black Is the Color of My True Love.
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