cartermagazine: February 21, 2015Today In History‘Nina Simone,...


February 21, 2015

Today In History

‘Nina Simone, entertainer known as the “High Priestess of Soul,” was born in Tryon, NC, on this date February 21, 1933. Simone recorded the highly acclaimed “I Love You Porgy” in 1959.’

“So while you’re imitating Al Capone, I’ll be Nina Simone and defacating on your microphone” - Lauryn Hill/Ready or Not

(photo: Nina Simone)

- CARTER Magazine

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