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  1. Strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees Pastoral scene of the gallant south The bulging eyes and the twisted mouth Scent of Magnolias, sweet and fresh Then the sudden smell of burning flesh Here is fruit for the crows to pluck For the rain to gather, for the wind to suck For the sun to rot, for the trees to drop Here is a strange and bitter cry.
  2. Jul 30,  · "I couldn't handle singing that song again," adds Bridgewater, who recorded "Strange Fruit" for her live album, "In Montreux," but hasn't sung it since. "I think it's bad enough that we've.
  3. Strange Fruit by Nina Simone was written by Lewis Allan and was first released by Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra in Nina Simone released it on the album Pastel Blues in It was covered by Paris Swing Orchestra with guest André Villeger, Kandace Springs, Richie Arndt, Josh White, Jr. with Robin Batteau and other artists.
  4. Strange Fruit This song is by Billie Holiday and appears on the live album Billie Holiday at Jazz at the Philharmonic () on the album Lady Sings The Blues () on the album The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve () on the album Lover Come Back To Me () on the album An Introduction To Billie Holiday: Her Best Recordings () on the album .
  5. Apr 27,  · Strange Fruit (Meeropol) by Billie Holiday and her Orchestra, piano interlude by Sonny White A poem on the horrors of lynching provided the basis for this famous, dark, intense Holiday recording.
  6. "Strange Fruit" is a song performed most famously by Billie Holiday. It condemned American racism, particularly the lynching of African Americans that had occurred chiefly in the South but also in all regions of the United States.
  7. Print and download Strange Fruit sheet music by Billie Holiday. Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Guitar in F Minor (transposable). SKU: MN
  8. Jan 18,  · Directed by Herbert Wise. With Kenneth Branagh, David Dukes, Julie Eccles, José Ferrer. In this experimental play, first produced in , Eugene O'Neill bares the inner souls of his characters by having them speak their thoughts as well as their dialog. Nins Leeds, the daughter of an Ivy League professor, is devastated by the loss of her fiance in World War I. .
  9. Feb 07,  · The Salt Project and WFYI collaborated on a retrospective of the 75th anniversary of the classic Billie Holiday song "Strange Fruit." The video traces the dark inspiration for the song, and the.

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