Performer NINA SIMONE

Strange Fruit – Nina Simone

Seven trees Bearin’ strange fruit Blood on the leaves And blood at the roots Black bodies Swinging in the southern breeze Strange fruit hangin’ From the poplar trees Pastoral

Sinnerman – Nina Simone

Sinnerman where you gunna run to Sinnerman where you gunna run to Where you gunna run to All on that day Well I run to the rock please hide

Twelfth Of Never – Nina Simone

You ask me how much I need you Must I explain I need you oh my darling Like roses need rain You ask how long I’ll love you I’ll

Desperate Ones – Nina Simone

They hold each others hands They walk without a sound Down forgotten streets Their shadows kiss the ground Their footsteps sing a song Tat’s ended before it’s begun They

Pusher – Nina Simone

You know I smoked a lot of grass, Oh Lord And I popped a lot of pills But I never did touch nothing That my spirit couldn’t kill You

Stompin’ At The Savoy – Nina Simone

Savoy, the home of sweet romance, Savoy, it wins you with a glance, Savoy, gives happy feet a chance to dance. Your old form just like a clinging vine,

I Can’t See Nobody – Nina Simone

I walk the lonely streets; I watch the people passing by. I used to smile and say hello. Guess I was just a happy guy. Then you happened, girl,

Who Am I? – Nina Simone

Who am I Who am I Was it all planned in advance Or was I just born by chance in July Who on earth am I My friends only

Ballad Of Hollis Brown – Nina Simone

Hollis Brown He lived on the outside of town Hollis Brown He lived on the outside of town With his wife and five children And his cabin fallin’ down

Be My Husband – Nina Simone

Be my husband man I be your wife Be my husband man I be your wife Be my husband man I be your wife Loving all of you the

Porgy – Nina Simone

This song talk about the same Porgy That we’ve talked about for two years now His name is Porgy only this one was written by eh Dorothy Fields and

Com’ By H’yere – Nina Simone

Come by here good lord Come by here Come by here good lord come by here Come by here good lord come by here Oh lord please come by

Little Liza Jean – Nina Simone

Where is my tambourine wait a minute I’ll get your tambourine Got my tambourine get your thing baby What’s wrong with you what is it you want Can’t forget

Gin House Blues – Nina Simone

Stay away from me cos I’m in my sin Stay away from me everybody cos I’m in my sin If this joint is raided somebody give my gin Don’t

Obeah Woman – Nina Simone

Exuma… You hear We gotta take our time Gettin’ this one started Hey mamma soul mamma soul papa Hey soul body soul body soul body Hey, hey, hey, hey,

Blues For Mama – Nina Simone

Hey Lordy mama I heard you wasn’t feeling’ good They’re spreadin’ dirty rumors All around the neighborhood They say you’re mean and evil And don’t know what to do

Nobody’s Fault But Mine – Nina Simone

Ah, nobody’s fault but mine Nobody’s fault but mine Tryin’ to raise my soul to light Ah, have a bible in my home Have a bible in my home

Mississippi Goddam – Nina Simone

The name of this tune is Mississippi Goddam And I mean every word of it Alabama’s gotten me so upset Tennessee made me lose my rest And everybody knows

Suzanne – Nina Simone

Suzanne takes you down to her place near the river You can hear the boats go by You can spend the night beside her And you know that she’s

Just Like A Woman – Nina Simone

I take just like a woman Yes I do And I make love just like a woman and I ache just like a woman but I break like a