Album artwork for Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday

The 'Strange Fruit session' for Commodore, was one of those historic moments and part of Billie Holiday's legend hinges on the tremendous courage it took for her go ahead and record this song, knowing that it might well mean the end of her career. Three other songs, found here, were also recorded at that session: 'Yesterdays', 'Fine And Mellow' and 'I Gotta Right To Sing the Blues', while due to contractual issues, the remaining Commodore sides were not recorded until five years later in 1944." 180 gram vinyl.

Billie Holiday

Strange Fruit

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Album artwork for Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday
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180g heavyweight gatefold sleeve.

Released 17/09/2021Catalogue Number

DOL765HG

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Album artwork for Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday
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Released 27/02/2016Catalogue Number

DOL765H

Billie Holiday

Strange Fruit

Doxy
Album artwork for Album artwork for Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday by Strange Fruit - Billie Holiday
Album artwork for Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday
LP

£14.99£12.99

sale

180g heavyweight gatefold sleeve.

Released 17/09/2021Catalogue Number

DOL765HG

Usually dispatched in 5-10 days

Album artwork for Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday
LP

£9.99

Released 27/02/2016Catalogue Number

DOL765H

The 'Strange Fruit session' for Commodore, was one of those historic moments and part of Billie Holiday's legend hinges on the tremendous courage it took for her go ahead and record this song, knowing that it might well mean the end of her career. Three other songs, found here, were also recorded at that session: 'Yesterdays', 'Fine And Mellow' and 'I Gotta Right To Sing the Blues', while due to contractual issues, the remaining Commodore sides were not recorded until five years later in 1944." 180 gram vinyl.