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Zoe Saldana Channels A Broken Woman (Not Nina Simone) In Offbeat Biopic

The controversial film directed by Cynthia Mort leaves us with more questions than answers about the legendary artist.

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Mike Epps On Zoe Saldana In Nina Simone Biopic: “She Did A Good Job”

Mike Epps defends Zoe Saldana amidst the Nina Simone casting controversy.

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Director Of Nina Simone Documentary Calls Zoe Saldana Film “Ugly and Inaccurate”

Jeff L. Lieberman, the director of the 2015 release The Amazing Nina Simone has spoken out about another underlying problem in upcoming biopic Nina.

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India.Aire Perfectly Explains The Importance Of Appearance In The Nina Simone Biopic

The singer had the chance to share her thoughts after seeing an early version of the film.

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Nina Simone’s Daughter Speaks Out On Criticism Of Zoe Saldana

"It’s clear she brought her best to this project, but unfortunately she’s being attacked when she’s not responsible for any of the writing or the…

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BET Founder Robert Johnson Defends Zoe Saldana Casting In ‘Nina’

Johnson's company RLJ Entertainment is distributing the film.

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Zoe Saldana Responds To ‘Nina’ Backlash, Nina Simone’s Estate Swiftly Claps Back

After hearing the criticism surrounding the film Nina, star, Zoe Saldana responded to the backlash only for Nina Simone's estate to issue a nasty retort.

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The Trailer For ‘Nina’ Starring Zoe Saldana Has Arrived

The controversial film has released its trailer ahead of April release date.

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Despite Backlash, ‘Nina’ Starring Zoe Saldana Now Has A Release Date

Despite major backlash from Nina Simone's daughter and fans of the late artist, Nina starring Zoe Saldana will hit theater this spring.

Entertainment

Twitter Pays Respect To Nas, Nina Simone And More With #BestBlackAlbumCovers

From Nina Simone to The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, Twitter went diggin' in the virtual crates to show love to some of music's greatest album…

Entertainment

Zoe Saldana Speaks On The Three Year Hold Up With The Nina Simone Biopic

"The people behind the project weren't my cup of tea."

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Nina Simone’s Biopic Set For December Release Date

After a controversial start, the highly-anticipated Nina Simone biopic will be released this December, Entertainment Weekly reports. Titled Nina, the film received backlash…

Music

Solange Knowles, Dev Hynes, King & Moses Sumney Perform A Stellar Rendition Of Nina Simone’s “To Be Young, Gifted And Black”

Solange Knowles returned to the stage at the FYF Festival on Sunday (Aug. 23), and along with her hit tunes, she also performed a classic…

Music News

Lauryn Hill Pays Tribute To Nina Simone With Live Rendition Of “Feeling Good”

Ms. Lauryn Hill graced our television screens Thursday night (July 30) for a performance of the late Nina Simone's "Feeling Good" melody on The Tonight…

Album Reviews

Remembering Nina Simone: A Track-By-Track Review Of ‘Nina Revisited’

VIBE gives the play-by-play of the Nina Simone tribute album 'Nina Revisited.'

Music

Sing That Song: Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s ‘Feeling Good’

The 'Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina' album will be included with her upcoming documentary.

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Jazmine Sullivan Covers Nina Simone’s ‘Baltimore’ For Upcoming Documentary

This couldn't have came at a more perfect time.

Music

Throwback Jams: Sounds Of Protest

A #TBT playlist of protest anthems that demanded change
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