nina simone

January 28, 1984

January 28, 2017 // 3 Comments

On this day in 1984, legendary soul singer Nina Simone made quite the statement to NME Magazine, when she claimed she was forced to record her 1978 album Baltimore  after [...]

July 25, 1995

July 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1995, Nina Simone was arrested for firing a pellet gun at noisy teenagers playing near her home in the south of France, for which she is placed on an 18-month [...]