Billie Holiday

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British Singer Will Perform at Trump's Inauguration Under One Condition

Rebecca Ferguson wants to sing “Strange Fruit,” which she described as “a reminder of how love is the only thing that will conquer all the hatred in this world.”

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Black Women Dominate SAG Awards' Best Supporting Actress Nominations

It’s the first time since 2008 that women of color are a majority in that group.

#TBT: Watch This Performance of 'Strange Fruit' in Honor of Billie Holiday's Birthday

Holiday was born on this day in 1915. 

WATCH: Audra McDonald as Billie Holiday in This New Video

McDonald reprises her history-making Broadway performance as Lady Day for a new HBO special. 

Happy 100th Birthday to the Notable, Quotable Black Feminist Flo Kennedy!

Razor-tongued Black feminist lawyer and activist Florynce “Flo” Kennedy would have turned 100 years old today. To celebrate, we offer you some of her powerful, witty and sometimes profane words.

Lee Daniels is Directing a New Documentary on the Apollo Theater

And Daniels and Apollo Theater president Jonelle Procope are asking the public to submit historical materials for inclusion in the project.

WATCH: Jill Scott Delivers Heart-Stopping Version of 'Strange Fruit'

Scott performed the classic anti-lynching protest song at A&E’s “Shining A Light: A Concert for Progress on Race in America.” 

How Billie Holiday Was Targeted by America's Early Drug War

Read an excerpt from Johann Hari’s new book, “Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs.”