Strange Fruit

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This 'Black-ish' Scene Perfectly Captures Many Black Americans' Reaction to the Election

“Black people wake up every day believing that our lives are gonna change, even though everything around us says it’s not.”

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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.”

#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. 

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.”