Nina Simone

Rufus sings the praises of Nina Simone, Pet Shop Boys and "patron saint" Kate Bush, and explains the notable absence of Judy Garland from his list.
It's a totally misleading title of course. This post should really be called something like "A List Of 200 Protest Songs
Nina in 1965 The film’s creators have also come under fire for hiring Zoe, who is of mixed Puerto Rican and Dominican descent
Nina Simone could be charming, but her family life is revealed in the film as extremely volatile As for the film maker herself
Zoe Saldana has reportedly been cast to star in a biopic of soul singing legend Nina Simone. A film about the Feeling Good