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Roberta Flack

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s third album : ‘Quiet Fire’…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Quiet Fire’ is her third studio album released in November 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Go Up Moses (Flack, Jesse Jackson, Joel Dorn) – 05:20 . 2.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 07:13 . 3.Sunday And Sister Jones (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:48 . 4.See You Then (Jimmy Webb) – 03:40 . […]

They All Sing Leonard

Famous and not so famous people get together to take on songs written by Leonard Cohen whose birthday is today. Nina Simone, Justin Timberlake, Madeleine Peyroux, Tom Jones, Lana Del Rey, Glen Hansard, Beck, Nick Cave, Judy Collins,kd lang, Esther Ofarim, Joe Cocker, Michael Bublé, Meshell Ndegeocello, Roberta Flack, Jeff Buckley, Tori Amos, Rufus Wainwright […]

John, Yoko, Stevie & Roberta play a benefit at MSG (1972)

August 30, 1972 – Stevie Wonder, Roberta Flack, John Lennon (kb, g) and Yoko Ono (kb) plus the Plastic Ono Elephants Memory Band – that is Stan Bronstein (s), Wayne “Tex” Gabriel (g), John Ward (b), Gary Van Scyoc (b), Jim Kellner (d), Rick Frank (d) & Adam Ippolito (kb) – will give a special […]

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s second album : ‘Chapter Two’…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Chapter Two’ is her second album, released on August 12, 1970 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Reverend Lee (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:31 . 2.Do What You Gotta Do (Jimmy Webb) – 04:09 . 3.Just Like A Woman (Bob Dylan) – 06:14 . 4.Let It Be Me (Gilbert Bécaud, Mann Curtis, Pierre Delanoë) – […]

Last week In Singing Ladies 13

Roberta Flack, Lianne La Havas, Chavela Vargas, Emmylou Harris, Margo Timmins (w/ Cowboy Junkies), Sarah Vaughan, Aretha Franklin, Celia Cruz, Joss Stone, Pat Benatar, Lady Gaga, Janis Joplin. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 169 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

Roberta Flack releases her fifth album : ‘Killing Me Softly’ (1973)

Roberta Flack’s ‘Killing Me Softly’ is a studio album released on August 1, 1973 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Killing Me Softly With His Song (Charles Fox, Norman Gimbel) – 04:49 . 2.Jesse (Janis Ian) – 04:03 . 3.No Tears (In The End) (Ralph Macdonald, William Salter) – 04:56 . 4.I’M The Girl (James Alan […]

Last week In Singing Ladies 10

Judy Garland, Janis Joplin, Roberta Flack, Jill Scott, Lana Del Rey, Mavis Staples, Ann Wilson, Syreeta Wright, Cyndi Lauper, Beyoncé, Diana Ross, Amy Winehouse. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 220 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Judy Garland – Get […]

Roberta Flack releases her debut album : ‘First Take’ featuring…

Roberta Flack’s ‘First Take’ feat. ‘The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face’ is her debut album produced By Joel Dorn and released on June 20, 1969 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Compared To What (Gene Mcdaniels) – 05:16 . 2.Angelitos Negros (Andrés Eloy Blanco, Manuel Alvarez Maciste) – 06:56 . 3.Our Ages Or Our […]

Atlantic release ‘Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway’ featuring…

‘Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway’ feat. ‘Where Is the Love’ is a duet album released on May 6, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.I (Who Have Nothing) (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Carlo Donida) – 05:00 . 2.You’Ve Got A Friend (Carole King) – 02:34 . 3.Baby I Love You (Jimmy Holiday, Ronnie Shannon) – […]

Roberta Flack releases her sixth album : ‘Blue Lights in the…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Blue Lights in the Basement’ is her sixth studio album released on December 13, 1977 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Why Don’T You Move In With Me (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:54 . 2.The Closer I Get To You (Reggie Lucas, James Mtume) – 04:41 . 3.Fine, Fine Day (Rachel Perry) – 04:51 . […]

Redemption Song

Starting and ending with ‘Redemption Song [W. Joe Strummer]’ made famous by Bob Marley, we made a playlist powered by Hittin’Around. It has The Drifters, Johnny Cash, The Coasters, Roberta Flack and many more.