Alan Light on Nina Simone

From Saturday Morning, 10:10 am on 15 October 2016
Nina Simone in 1965

Nina Simone in 1965 Photo: Public Domain

Alan Light

Alan Light. Photo: Mary Ellen Matthews

Kim Hill talks to veteran music journalist Alan Light, former editor-in-chief for Vibe and Spin magazines, and author of books about Leonard Cohen, Prince, and the Beastie Boys.

His new biography was inspired by the recent Netflix documentary about singer Nina Simone, and has the same title: What Happened, Miss Simone?

Get the new RNZ app

for easy access to all your favourite programmes

Subscribe to Saturday Morning

Podcast (MP3) Oggcast (Vorbis)