On June 26, Netflix will air “What Happened, Miss Simone?”, a documentary about the legendary blues and jazz singer Nina Simone (which we saw earlier this month). In celebration of the film, the filmmakers have compiled a special tribute album, called Nina Revisited.

The album features 16 Nina Simone covers—including “Ne Me Quitte Pas,” “Feeling Good” and “I Put A Spell On You”—from contemporary artists like Lauryn HillCommonMary J. BligeUsher and others.

The album will come out July 10, and now we have the first taste of it: Hill’s cover of “Feeling Good.”

Related: Ms. Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan Sing the Praises of Nina Simone Live at the Apollo

Rolling Stone points out that Lauryn Hill has a strong connection to the documentary through Jayson Jackson, producer of What Happened, Miss Simone?— he used to manage the Fugees.

Read more of this article on Radio.com.


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