Go To Post #TBT: Iconic Moments in Beauty History 🌟 A GEENIE series giving flowers to the womxn and femmes whose beauty and talent sparkled and reigned supreme over time. Today we're honoring late singer, songwriter, pianist, and civil rights activist: Nina Simone - Another pisces queen whose birthday was celebrated last Sunday (icymi, we double as a pisces stan account cuz our founder is obsessed 😂♓) 🎶 The Moment: It's August 25th, 1967 in Berlin and Nina Simone is performing her hit "Blues for Mama" live on German television for the inauguration of color broadcasting; a celebration for the new technology of color TV with a lineup of international artists 📺. The house is packed with what looks to be a entirely white crowd dressed in formal wear - suits and colorful dresses filling every seat. Nina glides onstage baring her beautiful brown skin in a bold netted strapless set, accessorized by dangly capiz shell earrings. Makeup deets include a silver blue shadow punctuated by ample black liner with a pinkish red lip💄 We can't get over the statement lewk, from head (peep the signature updo!) to toe, all while easily belting out her song. *SWIPE* to bask in the vibes 🎥 via hapansen (Youtube) ✨ Give Nina Simone, A PISCES QUEEN, her flowers below.