Andra Day Performs Strange Fruit in The United States vs. Billie Holiday

Actress and musician Andra Day performs Billie Holiday's song "Strange Fruit" in The United States vs. Billie Holiday. The powerful anti-lynching song, which began as a poem by Abel Meeropol, resulted in Holiday becoming a target of the FBI and Federal Bureau of Narcotics. Andra Day depicts this part of Holiday's life in the 2021 movie directed by Lee Daniels (The Butler). Related Article: The United States vs. Billie Holiday: History vs. Hollywood







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