Kim Nalley

About Kim

Kim Nalley is a world-renowned jazz and blues musician and a Ph.D. Candidate in History at the University of California, Berkeley.

Listen above to Kim Nalley (UC Berkeley) discuss two of Nina Simone’s iconic songs “Mississippi Goddamn” (1964) and “Why (The King of Love Is Dead)” (1968) with Professor Rhae Lynn Barnes (Princeton University) Primary Sources Nina Simone’s “Mississippi Goddamn” (1964) Nina Simone’s Why (The King of Love Is Dead) (1968)   Assignment Now that you… MORE