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Nina Simone

  • I want a little sugar in my bowl, / I want a little sweetness down in my soul.

    • Nina Simone,
    • song, "I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl" ()
  • Alabama's got me so upset / Tennessee made me lose my rest / And everybody knows about Mississippi Goddam.

    • Nina Simone,
    • song, "Mississippi Goddam" ()

Nina Simone, U.S. singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, civil rights activist

(1933 - 2003)

Born: Eunice Kathleen Waymon.