The Rare Use of 'Strange Fruit' in 'The Birth of a Nation' Previews and 11 More Vital Synchs Driving Music Publishing Revenue
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
race struggles and history." She referenced Kanye West's 2013 track "Blood on the Leaves," which itself had sampled Nina Simone's 1965 version of "Strange Fruit."
In fact, West's request to license "Strange Fruit" was one of the few times that... Read more