Four artists buy the house Nina Simone was born in
Four African-American artists have paid 95,000 dollars for the house Nina Simone was born in.
Simone died in 2003, at 70, but remains one of America's most famous jazz musicians and a potent symbol of the civil rights era.
Conceptual artist Adam Pendleton explains why they bought the small three-room property in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
(Picture: Nina Simone performing on October 18, 1964. Credit: Getty Images)
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