Mélissa Laveaux – “Pie Bwa”

With spritely yet melancholy fingerpicked guitar inches from your ears, Haitian-Canadian singer Mélissa Laveaux reworks and riffs on Billie Holiday’s “Strange Fruit,” singing entirely in Creole and from the viewpoint of the blood-stained tree.

 

Mélissa Laveaux – “Pie Bwa”

 

 

 

 

Laveaux‘s new EP, Memory Is A Strange Bell, is out now on No Format.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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