Roberta Flack ‎– Softly With These Songs - The Best Of Roberta Flack

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Atlantic ‎– 7567-82498-2
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1 The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Bass – Ron CarterDrums – Ray LucasGuitar – John PizzarelliPiano, Vocals – Roberta FlackProducer – Joel DornWritten-By – Ewan MacColl
5:23
2 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
Arranged By [Strings] – William EatonBass – Ron CarterPiano, Vocals – Roberta FlackProducer – Joel DornWritten-By – Carole King, Gerry Goffin
4:07
3 Where Is The Love
Arranged By [Strings and Woodwinds] – Arif MardinBass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Bernard PurdieGuitar – Eric GalePercussion – Ralph MacDonaldProducer – Arif Mardin, Joel DornVibraphone [Vibes] – Jack JenningsVocals – Roberta FlackVocals, Piano, Electric Piano – Donny HathawayWritten-By – Ralph MacDonald, William Salter
2:44
4 Killing Me Softly With His Song
Arranged By – Roberta FlackProducer – Joel DornWritten-By – Charles Fox, Norman Gimbel
4:48
5 Feel Like Makin' Love
Arranged By – L. Leon Pendarvis*, Rubina FlakeProducer – Rubina FlakeWritten-By – Eugene McDaniels
2:53
6 The Closer I Get To You
Executive-Producer – Ahmet ErtegunFeaturing, Vocals – Donny HathawayProducer – Eugene McDaniels, Joe Ferla, Rubina FlakeVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – J. Mtume*, Reggie Lucas
4:42
7 More Than Everything
Arranged By – Barry Miles, Peabo Bryson, Roberta FlackArranged By [Background Vocals] – Luther VandrossBacking Vocals – Brenda White*, Luther Vandross, Yvonne LewisBass, Vocals – Marcus MillerConductor, Keyboards, Synthesizer [Moog] – Barry MilesDrums, Vocals – Buddy WilliamsGuitar, Vocals – George Wadenius*Percussion – Errol 'Crusher' Bennett*Producer – Peabo Bryson, Roberta FlackSynthesizer [Oberheim] – Ed WalshVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Peabo Bryson, Roberta Flack
4:02
8 Only Heaven Can Wait (For Love)
Arranged By – Barry Miles, Peabo Bryson, Roberta FlackArranged By [Background Vocals] – Luther VandrossBacking Vocals – Brenda White*, Luther Vandross, Yvonne LewisBass, Vocals – Marcus MillerConductor, Keyboards, Synthesizer [Moog] – Barry MilesDrums, Vocals – Buddy WilliamsGuitar, Vocals – George Wadenius*Percussion – Errol 'Crusher' Bennett*Producer – Peabo Bryson, Roberta FlackSynthesizer [Oberheim] – Ed WalshVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Eric Mercury, Roberta Flack
5:47
9 Back Together Again
Arranged By – J. Mtume*Featuring, Vocals – Donny HathawayHorns [Additional], Strings [Additional] – Ray ChewProducer – Eric Mercury, Roberta FlackVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – J. Mtume*, Reggie Lucas
4:51
10 Making Love
Bass – Neil StubenhausDrums – Jim KeltnerGuitar – Lee RitenourPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaPiano – Richard TeeProducer – Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer SagerSynthesizer – Burt Bacharach, Craig Huntley*Vocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Bruce Roberts, Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager
3:44
11 Tonight, I Celebrate My Love
Bass – Nathan EastDrums – Carlos VegaGuitar – Paul Jackson*Orchestrated By – Gene PagePiano – Randy KerberProducer – Michael MasserRhythm Section – Gene Page, Michael MasserVocals – Peabo Bryson, Roberta FlackWritten-By – Peabo Bryson, Roberta Flack
3:31
12 Oasis
Alto Saxophone [Solo] – David SanbornBacking Vocals – Brenda White-King*, Chude Mondlane, Dennis Collins, Lani Groves, Marcus Miller, Mark Stephens*, Roberta FlackBass, Keyboards – Marcus MillerDrums – Buddy WilliamsPercussion – Steve ThorntonProducer – Marcus MillerSynthesizer [Programming] – Jason MilesVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Marcus Miller, Mark Stephens*
6:09
13 And So It Goes
Acoustic Guitar – Earl KlughBacking Vocals – Gabrielle Goodman, Phil Perry (2)Guitar – Mike Landau*Percussion – Mike Fisher*Producer, Arranged By – Barry Miles, Jerry HeySynthesizer – Larry Williams, Randy KerberVocals, Backing Vocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Barry Miles, Maya Angelou, Roberta Flack
3:35
14 You Know What It's Like
Backing Vocals – Gabrielle Goodman, Phil Perry (2)Drum [Linn], Sequenced By [Synthesizer] – Barry MilesDrums – Buddy Williams, John Robinson (2)Guitar – Mike Landau*Percussion – Mike Fisher*Producer, Arranged By – Barry Miles, Jerry HeySaxophone – Dan HigginsSynthesizer – Larry Williams, Randy KerberSynthesizer [Additional Programming] – Jason MilesTrumpet – Jerry HeyVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Barry Miles, Brenda Russell (2), Roberta Flack
4:45
15 Set The Night To Music
Arranged By – Robbie KondorArranged By [Strings], Conductor – Arif MardinBacking Vocals – Jerry Barnes, Katreese BarnesDrum Programming – Sammy MerendinoKeyboards, Programmed By – Robbie KondorLead Vocals – Maxi Priest, Roberta FlackPercussion – Erroll 'Crusher' Bennett*Producer – Arif MardinWritten-By – Diane Warren
5:24
16 My Foolish Heart
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor – Arif MardinArranged By [Vocals] – Arif MardinBacking Vocals – Cindy Mizelle, Jerry Barnes, Katreese Barnes, Rachele Cappelli, Reggie GriffinCo-producer – Ahmet ErtegunKeyboards [Additional], Programmed By [Additional] – Keith "Plex" BarnhartKeyboards [Main] – Greg PhillinganesKeyboards, Programmed By, Synth [Bass] – Joe MardinProducer – Arif MardinTenor Saxophone – Andy SnitzerVocals – Roberta FlackWritten-By – Ned Washington, Victor Young
4:41
17 Uh-Uh Ooh-Ooh Look Out (Here It Comes) (Steve Hurley's House Mix)
Producer, Arranged By – Jerry HeyRemix – Steve Hurley*Written-By – Nickolas Ashford & Valerie Simpson*
5:13

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This compilation ℗ © 1993 Atlantic Recording Corporation for the United States and WEA International Inc. for the world outside the United States.

Track 1 published by Stormking Music, BMI
Track 2 published by Screen Gems-Columbia, BMI
Track 3 published by Antisia, ASCAP
Track 4 published by Fox-Gimbel Productions, BMI
Track 5 published by Skyforest, BMI
Track 6 published by Scarab Publishing Corp. / Ensign Music Corp., BMI
Track 7 published by WB Music Corp. / Peabo Music / Very Every Music, ASCAP
Track 8 published by Very Every Music, ASCAP / Teaincense Music, BMI
Track 9 published by Scarab Music, BMI
Track 10 published by Carole Bayer Sager Music / Broozertoones, Inc. / Fox Fanfare Music, BMI
/ New Hidden Valley Music / 20th Century Fox Music Corp., ASCAP
Track 11 published by Almo Music Corp. / Prince Street Music / Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc., ASCAP/BMI
Track 12 published by Sunset Burgundy Inc. / TuTu Songs / MCA Music Publishing, a Division of MCA, Inc., ASCAP
Track 13 published by Very Every Music Inc. / Baronet Publishing Co., ASCAP
Track 14 published by Baronet Publishing Co. / Geffen Music / Rutland Road Music / Very Every Music, ASCAP
Track 15 published by Realsongs, ASCAP
Track 16 published by Chappell & Co., Inc., ASCAP
Track 17 published by Nick-O-Val Music Co., Inc., ASCAP

Track 1 from First Take, 1969
Track 2 from Quiet Fire, 1971
Track 3 from Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway, 1972
Track 4 from Killing Me Softly, 1973
Track 5 from Feel Like Makin' Love, 1975
Track 6 from Blue Lights In The Basement, 1977
Track 7 from Live & More, 1980
Track 8 from Live & More, 1980
Track 9 from Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway, 1980
Track 10 from I'm The One, 1982
Track 11 from Born To Love, 1983
Track 12 from Oasis, 1988
Track 13 from Oasis, 1988
Track 14 from Oasis, 1988
Track 15 from Set The Night To Music, 1991
Track 16 from Set The Night To Music, 1991
Track 17 from Oasis, 1988

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Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 075678249822
  • Barcode (Text): 0 7567-82498-2 2
  • Label Code: LC 0121
  • Distribution Code: CA 851
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1 & 2): [Warner W logo] 756782498-2.2 07/99
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1 & 2): IFPI L012
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0578
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 05F1

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