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21 Aug 2019, Royal Albert Hall
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Proms 2019 Prom 45: Mississippi Goddam: A Homage to Nina Simone

Prom 45
Prom 45: Mississippi Goddam: A Homage to Nina Simone
19:30 Wed 21 Aug 2019 Royal Albert Hall

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Singer, songwriter, arranger and political activist – Nina Simone is a giant of jazz history. She’s celebrated here in all her guises in a concert led by Jules Buckley and the Metropole Orkest, featuring titles including ‘Feeling Good’, ‘My Baby Just Cares for Me’ and ‘I Put a Spell on You’.

There will be one interval

Approx. end time: 21:25

Broadcast on BBC Four on Friday 30 August

Recorded for future broadcast on BBC Radio 2

Image: Nina Simone © Ron Kroon

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