"Set the Night to Music" (Atlantic)
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5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
Women have to do twice the work of male rock singers such as The Rolling Stones
. We have to sing, play instruments and get accustomed to walking out on stage in high heels. Never mind the pressures of your image. If something goes wrong on my stage in any way, from sound to style, nobody can blame a band member. It's Roberta Flack who gets the rap and looks bad! I'm the one on the bill alone, ...
After Donny Hathaway
committed suicide in 1979, she started touring with Peabo Bryson
in 1980, scoring a hit duet: "Tonight, I Celebrate My Love" (1983).
Lengthy recordings of songs that tend to run 5 minutes or more