Daily Archives: March 25, 2016

Friday Open Thread |Our Gems Week: Nina Simone

Our Final Gem is Nina Simone. She was one of the most extraordinary artists of the twentieth century, an icon of American music. She was the consummate musical storyteller, a griot as she would come to learn, who used her … Continue reading

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