nina simone – brown baby

July 16, 2013

A stirring performance, even more so in light of recent events in the US.
“As years go by I want you to go with your head up high, (…) And I want you to walk down freedom’s road, You little brown baby”.
“Release by the Estate of Nina Simone: “Brown Baby” by Nina Simone Recording session: December 25, 1965 in Loenersloot, Netherlands at the Mickery Theater.”