52 min

Episode 72: Mississippi Goddam (Nina Simone‪)‬ She Will Rock You

    • Music History

This week, Bethanne is telling us the story of Nina Simone, a woman who started out just wanting to play classical piano, but grew to become one of the most ferocious civil rights activists in the 1960s music scene. However, her story is also ultimately one of heartbreak. 

Trigger Warnings: this episode contains mentions of abuse, suicide, and sexual assault.

Show Notes and Images: https://shewillrockyou.com/2022/08/03/episode-72-mississippi-goddam-nina-simone/

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About the Show: The goal of She Will Rock You has always been to educate our listeners. Whether that is about a classic rock artist or a new and emerging artist. We want to help promote new rock artists, especially those who are women or minorities. Rock and roll is not dead, and we aim to do everything that we can to spread the love.


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This week, Bethanne is telling us the story of Nina Simone, a woman who started out just wanting to play classical piano, but grew to become one of the most ferocious civil rights activists in the 1960s music scene. However, her story is also ultimately one of heartbreak. 

Trigger Warnings: this episode contains mentions of abuse, suicide, and sexual assault.

Show Notes and Images: https://shewillrockyou.com/2022/08/03/episode-72-mississippi-goddam-nina-simone/

Visit Our Website: https://www.shewillrockyou.com

Follow us on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@shewillrockyoupodcast

Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shewillrockyoupodcast

Shop Our Merchandise: https://she-will-rock-you.creator-spring.com/

About the Show: The goal of She Will Rock You has always been to educate our listeners. Whether that is about a classic rock artist or a new and emerging artist. We want to help promote new rock artists, especially those who are women or minorities. Rock and roll is not dead, and we aim to do everything that we can to spread the love.


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Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/she-will-rock-you/message
Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-will-rock-you/support

52 min