Nina Simone’s family blames Kamala Harris for taking away singer’s estate

Nina Simone’s family blames Kamala Harris for taking away singer’s estate

Nina Simone’s granddaughter has accused Vice President Kamala Harris of “taking away” the legendary singer’s estate and handing it over “to white people” — leaving her so poor she is considering “stripping to pay my bills.”

“My family doesn’t run her estate anymore. It was taken away from us & given to white people,” RéAnna Simone Kelly tweeted Saturday, with her mother later saying she supported her “1,000 percent” in “speaking the truth of our family.”

“Our family name was DRAGGED in the media. We get NO royalties, nothing,” Simone’s 22-year-old granddaughter said of a 2013 legal battle over the estate’s handling when Harris was California’s attorney general.

“Wanna hold someone accountable? Ask Kamala Harris why she came for my family,” Simone Kelly said in a lengthy thread.

“Ask her why she separated my family. Ask her why my grandmothers estate is in SHAMBLES now. Ask her why we as her family no longer own the rights to anything.

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Source: New York Post

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