Roberta Flack Biography (Wikipedia)
Roberta Cleopatra Flack (born February 10, 1937 or 1939) is an American singer and musician. She is best known for her classic #1 singles "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face", "Killing Me Softly with His Song" and "Feel Like Makin' Love", and for "Where Is the Love" and "The Closer I Get to You", two of her many duets with Donny Hathaway.
Flack was the first to win the Grammy Award for Record of the Year two consecutive times. "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" won at the 1973 Grammys and "Killing Me Softly with His Song" won at the 1974 Grammys. She remains the only solo artist to have accomplished this feat.
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History of Women in Funk & Soul: Roberta Flack
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Roberta Flack is inducted into the Singers Hall of Fame
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