Meshell Ndegeocello does it again. This time bringing Cody ChestnuTT on board for this cover of Nina Simon's "To Be Young, Gifted and Black". The track will be featured on Meshell's upcoming Nina Simone cover album, Pour Une Ame Souveraine: A Dedication To Nina Simone due out Oct. 9th. Support!
Meshell Ndegeocello (born Michelle Lynn Johnson, August 29, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, bassist, and vocalist. Her music incorporates a wide variety of influences, including funk, soul, hip hop, reggae, R&B, rock, and jazz. She has received significant critical acclaim throughout her career, and has had ten career Grammy Award nominations. She has been credited for having "sparked the neo-soul movement