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Nina Simone was one of the best jazz artists of all time, a truly distinctive female jazz vocalist who was not afraid to say what was on her mind. This is a crowdranked list of the best Nina Simone albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Nina Simone discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Nina Simone albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Nina Simone singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Nina Simone album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed Nina Simone records if you have a favorite Nina Simone album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Nina Simone album of all time?" or "What are the top Nina Simone albums?" then you have come to the right place. This list of Nina Simone CDs has been voted on by jazz fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Dim the lights and dive into the top Nina Simone records and the greatest Nina Simone songs. . . 
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Pastel Blues is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Pastel Blues Nina Simone

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Nina Simone Sings the Blues is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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I Put a Spell on You is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
I Put a Spell on You Nina Simone

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Little Girl Blue is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Little Girl Blue Nina Simone

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Wild Is the Wind is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Wild Is the Wind Nina Simone

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Baltimore is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Baltimore Nina Simone

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Nina Simone With Strings is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Silk & Soul is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Silk & Soul Nina Simone

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Forbidden Fruit / Nina Simone ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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The Amazing Nina Simone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Gifted & Black is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Gifted & Black Nina Simone

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Nina Simone and Piano is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Nina Simone and Piano Nina Simone

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High Priestess of Soul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Gospel According to Nina Simon... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Forbidden Fruit is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Forbidden Fruit Nina Simone

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'Nuff Said! is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
'Nuff Said! Nina Simone

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Forbidden Fruit / Nina Simone ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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I Want a Little Sugar in My Bo... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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To Love Somebody is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
To Love Somebody Nina Simone

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Nina Simone and Her Friends is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Let It All Out is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Let It All Out Nina Simone

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Here Comes the Sun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Here Comes the Sun Nina Simone

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Nina Simone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Folksy Nina is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Nina Simone is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Cry Before I Go is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Hidden Treasures is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Nina Simone Sings Billie Holid... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Remixed & Reimagined is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Black Gold is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Broadway Blues Ballads is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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A Single Woman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
A Single Woman Nina Simone

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Fodder on My Wings is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Fodder on My Wings Nina Simone

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My Baby Just Cares for Me is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Nina's Back is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time
Nina's Back Nina Simone

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Family/Friends/French Lesson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Tribute to Billie Holiday is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Protest Anthology is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time

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Gospel is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nina Simone Albums of All Time