Exchange Exemplar: Lady Sings More Blues
Nearly 60 years after her death, we still can't seem to get enough of Billie Holiday. She was a one-of-a-kind singer and performer, influenced by many factors, religion among them.
It is that context that Tracy Fessenden explored in the book Religion Around Billie Holiday. This was one of the more notable conversations of 2018, and we return to it in our year-end review.