Nutbush City Limits was originally a hit single from Ike & Tina Turner, taken from the 1973 album Nutbush City Limits. This mix is an updated version of Tina’s self written song about her hometown and the first single from the Simply The Best greatest hits collection in Europe. It was not released in America. The mix „Nutbush City ’91“ is officially only available on the 12“ vinyl record, but was also released on a BUD compilation from Capitol Records on compact disc for promotion.
Writer: Tina Turner
Producer: C.J. Mackintosh, Dave Dorrell
Photographer: Bruce Weber
Release: September 1991
Label: Capitol / EMI
Format: 7“ Vinyl / 12“ Vinyl / 5“ CD / Cassette
Charts: UK: #23 / Germany: #25 / Europe: #31 / Australia: #16
Album: Simply The Best
The music video shows Tina in the studio in front of a microphone with her „old“ lion mane as well as dancing around for the first time with her new look with short hairs. In between, we can see pictures of her hometown Nutbush and some old footage from the Ike & Tina period. The clip is available on the Simply The Best video collection as well as on Tina’s official YouTube channel.
Director: Michael Bay & Chris Cowey
Producer: A. Crofts, M. Bodnarczuk
Home Video: Simply The Best