Roberta Flack

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Roberta Flack
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Soul singer - songwriter

Born on February 10, 1937 in Asheville, North Carolina, USA.
Considered one of the best and more prestigious soul singer - songwriters of the golden phase of soul, a strong influence on artists like Erykah Badu. Since 1969, she has recorded 16 albums, solo or duet. She has been produced through the years by Joel Dorn, Arif Mardin, Ralph MacDonald, Eugene McDaniels, Joe Ferla, Joseph Brooks, Eric Mercury, William Eaton, William Salter, Bob Crewe & Bob Gaudio, Marcus Miller, Michael Omartian, Jerry Hey, Andy Goldmark, Barry Miles.
Best known for her smash hit soul singles "Killing Me Softly", "First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" and "Feel Like Makin' Love".
She has duetted with the late Donny Hathaway and Peabo Bryson, recording two albums with each one of them. In 1981, she recorded the soundtrack of "Bustin Loose" and has sung the title song of the movie "Making Love" (1982), written by Burt Bacharach. A duet with Maxi Priest entitled "Set The Night To Music" was released in 1991. Her son is jazz/funk keyboardist Bernard Wright.
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SD 8230 Roberta Flack - First Take album art Roberta Flack First Take (Album) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969 Sell This Version
SD 1569, SD. 1569 Roberta Flack - Chapter Two album art Roberta Flack Chapter Two (Album) Atlantic SD 1569, SD. 1569 Canada 1970 Sell This Version
SD 1594 Roberta Flack - Quiet Fire album art Roberta Flack Quiet Fire (Album) Atlantic SD 1594 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
2051, MS 2051 Roberta Flack - $ (Music From The Original Motion Picture Sound Track) album art Quincy Jones And Featuring Little Richard / Roberta Flack / Doug Kershaw / Don Elliott Voices* Quincy Jones And Featuring Little Richard / Roberta Flack / Doug Kershaw / Don Elliott Voices* - $ (Music From The Original Motion Picture Sound Track)(LP, Album, Ter) Reprise Records, Reprise Records 2051, MS 2051 US 1972 Sell This Version
SD 7216 Roberta Flack - Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway album art Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway - Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway (Album) Atlantic SD 7216 US 1972 Sell This Version
GX 01-635 Roberta Flack - Killing Me Softly album art Roberta Flack Killing Me Softly (Album) Atlantic GX 01-635 Mexico 1973 Sell This Version
SD-7271, SD 7271 Roberta Flack - Killing Me Softly album art Roberta Flack Killing Me Softly(LP, Album) Atlantic, SLD SD-7271, SD 7271 Lebanon 1973 Sell This Version
ATL 50049, ATL 50049-Y, SD 18131 Roberta Flack - Feel Like Makin' Love album art Roberta Flack Feel Like Makin' Love (Album) Atlantic ATL 50049, ATL 50049-Y, SD 18131 Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
ATL 50440, SD 19149 Roberta Flack - Blue Lights In The Basement album art Roberta Flack Blue Lights In The Basement (Album) Atlantic ATL 50440, SD 19149 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
S 90.060 Roberta Flack - Roberta Flack album art Roberta Flack Roberta Flack (Album) Atlantic S 90.060 Spain 1978 Sell This Version
CS 2-7004 Roberta Flack - Live & More album art Roberta Flack And Peabo Bryson Roberta Flack And Peabo Bryson - Live & More (Album) Atlantic CS 2-7004 US 1980 Sell This Version
P-10802A Roberta Flack - Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway album art Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway - Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway (Album) Atlantic P-10802A Japan 1979 Sell This Version
K 60155 Roberta Flack - Live & More album art Roberta Flack And Peabo Bryson Roberta Flack And Peabo Bryson - Live & More(2xLP, Album, Gat) Atlantic K 60155 Ireland 1980 Sell This Version
SWB-801-12 Roberta Flack - The Robert W. Morgan Special Of The Week album art Robert W. Morgan, Roberta Flack Robert W. Morgan, Roberta Flack - The Robert W. Morgan Special Of The Week(LP, Transcription) Watermark SWB-801-12 US 1980 Sell This Version
MCA 4139 Roberta Flack - Bustin' Loose (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Roberta Flack Bustin' Loose (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Album) MCA Records MCA 4139 Italy 1981 Sell This Version
SD 19354 Roberta Flack - I'm The One album art Roberta Flack I'm The One (Album) Atlantic SD 19354 US 1982 Sell This Version
WRG-1001 Roberta Flack - Cream Smooth Jazz album art Roberta Flack And Friends* Cream Smooth Jazz(LP, Promo, Smplr) Ron Records (2) WRG-1001 US 1982 Sell This Version
TC-ST 12284 Roberta Flack - Born To Love album art Peabo Bryson / Roberta Flack Peabo Bryson / Roberta Flack - Born To Love (Album) Capitol Records TC-ST 12284 Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong 1983 Sell This Version
7567-81916-1 9, 781 916 1 Roberta Flack - Oasis album art Roberta Flack Oasis (Album) Atlantic 7567-81916-1 9, 781 916 1 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
78 23214 Roberta Flack - Set The Night To Music album art Roberta Flack Set The Night To Music (Album) Atlantic 78 23214 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
TOCT-6630 Roberta Flack - Stop The World album art Roberta Flack Stop The World(CD, Album) Eastworld TOCT-6630 Japan 1992 Sell This Version
AMCY-707 Roberta Flack - Roberta album art Roberta Flack Roberta (Album) Atlantic AMCY-707 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
7243 8 33307 2 0 Roberta Flack - The Christmas Album album art Roberta Flack The Christmas Album (Album) Angel Records 7243 8 33307 2 0 US 1997 Sell This Version
VICL-60321 Roberta Flack - Friends: Roberta Flack Sings Mariko Takahashi = 朋友 album art Roberta Flack Friends: Roberta Flack Sings Mariko Takahashi = 朋友 (Album) Kolin, Victor Entertainment, Inc. VICL-60321 Japan 1999 Sell This Version
47220 Roberta Flack - The Soul Of Roberta Flack In Concert album art Roberta Flack The Soul Of Roberta Flack In Concert(CD, Album) Delta Music 47220 Europe 2006 Sell This Version