Nina Simone – Save Me (1969)

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The High Priestess of Soul covers the Queen of Soul. As much as I love Aretha, Nina’s version is funkier than a mosquito’s tweeter. And this was 1969! Check out the crescendo moment at around the 2m53s mark – wonderful stuff. “I’m in so much trouble, I don’t know what to do…”.

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2 thoughts on “Nina Simone – Save Me (1969)

  1. DJ PJ says:

    V V funky. Excellent choice

  2. […] have already featured the funkier side of Nina Simone in this blog, but now for her exemplar jazz gospel rendition of ‘Sinnerman’. Nina […]

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