Results related to “Nina Simone”
by Jamilah King on August 1 2014, 7:00AM
The new James Brown film is one of a handful that revisit the legacies of pioneering African-American musicians. But will their political legacies be sanitized in the process?
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jamilah King on November 25 2013, 2:35PM
That’s what the California Attorney General is trying to figure out.
by Jamilah King on June 5 2013, 10:41AM
Move over, Zoe Saldana.
by Jorge Rivas on December 3 2012, 11:35AM
Lenny Kravitz has signed up to star as the soul singer in the project, currently going under the working title of “Sexual Healing.”
by Akiba Solomon on October 30 2012, 9:05AM
The unauthorized biopic of Nina Simone has been riddled with criticism for casting Mary J. Blige and, most recently, Zoe Saldana in the starring role. Here, an (admittedly sentimental) argument for why it’s a fail.