The all-star tribute album Nina Revisited… A Tribute to Nina Simone comes out next week.
Produced by RZA, Jayson Jackson, Suzette Williams, Peter Edge and jazz pianist Robert Glasper, the album accompanies Liz Garbus’s documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? and features 16 tracks by 13 diverse artists, among them the rarely heard voice of Lauryn Hill.
Ms. Lauryn Hill, as she’s credited, performs ‘Feeling Good’, ‘I’ve Got Life’, ‘Ne Me Quitte Pas’, ‘Black Is The Colour of My True Love’s Hair’, ‘Wild Is The Wind’ and ‘African Mailman’, while Usher tackles ‘My Baby Just Cares For Me’ and Mary J Blige sings ‘Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood’. Common, Gregory Porter and Jazmine Sullivan also appear.
Stream the album in full below ahead of its release on July 10, or hear individual tracks via NPR.