05 May 2016

Black Blessing- Nina Simone

Happy Thursday everyone. One more week and we'll be home bound, I hope you're all just as excited as I am! Today's Black Blessing will be the beautiful and extraordinary Nina Simone!
Nina Simone was a musical genius performing jazz, folk, and blues music. Nina was born in North Carolina, going to Julliard for a short period of time. Simone was a woman who was proud of and praised Blackness and was a Civil Rights Activist. To learn more go here. Tune into here or 91.7FM catch some of the tunes we have by Simone. Below is Nina Simone performing To Be Young, Gifted, and Black.