Who Sang Strange Fruit?


Strange Fruit was sung by Billie Holiday and was written by Abel Meeropol, who was a union activist and Jewish school teacher from New York. The song was released in 1939, and was influenced by the civil rights infringement of the 1930's.
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Southern trees bear strange fruit,
Blood on the leaves and blood at the root,
Black bodies swinging in the southern breeze,
Strange fruit hanging f...
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Strange Fruit is a song by Billie Holiday. It was originally a poem that was written by Abel Meeropol. The poem holds a variety of different meanings. For example ...
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