Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.

UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970:  Photo of Nina Simone  Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970:  Photo of Nina Simone  Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

    JUST WATCHED

    The making of a protest anthem

MUST WATCH

The making of a protest anthem

Nina Simone's bandleader talks about the explosive protest song that almost sidelined the singer's career. For more on music, watch CNN Original Series "Soundtracks," now streaming on demand and CNNGo.

The making of a protest anthem

Nina Simone's bandleader talks about the explosive protest song that almost sidelined the singer's career. For more on music, watch CNN Original Series "Soundtracks," now streaming on demand and CNNGo.