"Softly With These Songs: The Best of Roberta Flack" (Atlantic)
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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, ...
She was the daughter of a church organist (her father) and started playng piano early enough to get a music scholarship to Howard University.
Smooth silky soulful voice