A true master within the soul genre. This is the second album from Ms. Nina Simone that I'll be briefly discussing. Once again, Ms. Simone displays why she's one of the greats. What makes her stand out from contemporaries isn't just her heavy somber vocals, but how well she's able to utilize them to create a whirlpool of emotions like none other. It's exhilarating, it's elegant, and even tear-inducing.
This album packed full of songs ranging from the topic of love, womanhood, work ethics, ... read more