Five-Star Fridays

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Let’s go with “Sinnerman,” by the late, great Nina Simone.

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7 Responses to “Five-Star Fridays”

  1. #1 |  Mike Leatherwood | 

    Love that voice. Nina has been in my mp3 rotation for years…good stuff.

  2. #2 |  MassHole | 

    Amazing song. One of those that gives you chills.

    Felix da Housecat did a remix of this song a few years ago for a Verve Remixed album that soups it up and yet still retains the haunting quality of the song.

  3. #3 |  texx | 

    confirms my rule of thumb

    any song with clapping is a good song

  4. #4 |  Sam | 

    “Sinnerman” has to be considered amongst the greatest long form songs ever.

  5. #5 |  mcmillan | 

    I thought 16 Horsepower’s version of this song was really good too.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GlFP2CBOhDs

  6. #6 |  StrongStyle81 | 

    I love that song, have for years.

  7. #7 |  primus | 

    A woman with a man’s voice saying (not singing) an Xian type hymn. Never listened to Nina Simone before. Now I know why.

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