To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story
This 3-CD career retrospective (1957-1993) includes
Nina Simone's work for the Bethlehem, Colpix, Philips, RCA, CTI
and Elektra labels.
It also features a DVD containing an Emmy-nominated,
never-before-released documentary from 1970.
54 songs, 8 previously unreleased tracks, including some never recorded elsewhere.
Nearly 4 hours of music.
Includes all chart hits (U.S. and U.K.) and her most
famous signature songs.
Many unique and rare live recordings of her classic
repertoire and the greatest album tracks from her
Liner notes include track-by-track commentary
from Simone biographer David Nathan and introduction
by Ed Ward, NPR’s “rock & roll historian”
and Fresh Air correspondent.
Never-before-seen photos from her family archives,
recording sessions and performances.