Nina Simone Net Worth
Nina Simone net worth: Nina Simone was an American singer, songwriter, arranger, pianist, and civil rights activist who had a net worth of $5 million. Nina Simone was born in Tyron, North Carolina in February 1933 and passed away in April 2003. Her styles of music included jazz, blues, classical, folk, gospel, pop, and R&B. Simone wanted to be a concert pianist but was denied a scholarship to the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia for being black. Simone recorded more than 40 albums over her career starting with her debut Little Girl Blue in 1958. Her 1993 album A Single Woman reached #3 on the Top Jazz charts and her 2006 album Remixed and Reimagined reached #5 on the Contemporary Jazz charts. Her popular singles included "I Loves You, Porgy", "Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out", "Trouble In Mind", "I Put a Spell on You", "Ain't Got No, I Got Life", "Do What You Gotta Do", "To Love Somebody", "I Put A Spell On You", "Revolution (Part 1)", "To Be Young, Gifted and Black", "My Baby Just Cares for Me", and "Feeling Good". In 2015 the documentary films What Happened, Miss Simone? and The Amazing Nina Simone were released. In 2000 she won a Grammy Hall of Fame Award for "I Loves You, Porgy". Nina Simone passed away on April 21, 2003 at the age of 70.