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Nina Hits With Hair

Alan Walsh, Melody Maker, 23 November 1968

NINA SIMONE provokes mixed reactions from the music critics of the world. Some hail her as a giant of the blues, while others, though grudgingly admitting she can play piano, refuse to acknowledge any vocal talent whatsoever.

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