Billie Holiday Records “Strange Fruit” This Day 1939 {Song-Video}

On this day in 1938 Billie Holiday recorded “Strange Fruit” a song written by Abel Meeropol as a poem, the song exposed American racism, the lynching of African-Americans. In 1978 Billie Holiday’s version of the song was inducted into the Grammy’s Hall of Fame.

below a link to  Billie Holiday “Strange Fruit”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4ZyuULy9zs

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