Nina Simone

Name: Eunice Kathleen Waymon   Born February 21, 1933- April 21, 2003 (aged 70)   Genres: Jazz, blues, R&B, folk, gospel   Occupations: Singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, activist from 1954–2003   Simone was born Eunice Kathleen Waymon in Tryon, North Carolina. The sixth of eight children in a poor family, she began playing piano at […]