Roberta Flack

Roberta Flack

American singer
R&B singer who used her quiet, commanding vocal technique to perfect a nuanced blend of soul, jazz, gospel, and folk music.
BornFebruary 10, 1937
HometownBlack Mountain, North Carolina, United States of America
Net worth$20 million
Height5'3" (1.60m)
SpouseSteve Novosel (m 1965 - 1972)
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Black Girls Rock!
Black Girls Rock!
2017
Roberta Flack: Killing Me Softly
Roberta Flack: Killing Me Softly
2015
Save the Children
Save the Children
G
2h 3min
1973
Soul to Soul
Soul to Soul
G
1h 36min
1971

Albums

What's Going On
What's Going On
2021
Groove Me
Groove Me
2020
Christmas Songs
Christmas Songs
2012
Original Album Series
Original Album Series
2012
Let It Be Roberta: Roberta Flack Sings the Beatles
Let It Be Roberta: Roberta Flack Sings the Beatles
2012
We Can Work It Out
We Can Work It Out
2011
Love Songs
Love Songs
2011
At Her Best: Live
At Her Best: Live
2008
Friends: Roberta Flack Sings Mariko Taka
Friends: Roberta Flack Sings Mariko Taka
2006
Rhino Hi-Five: Roberta Flack, Vol. 2
Rhino Hi-Five: Roberta Flack, Vol. 2
2006
Soul of Roberta Flack: In Concert
Soul of Roberta Flack: In Concert
2006
Very Best of Roberta Flack
Very Best of Roberta Flack
2006
Prime Concerts: In Concert with Edmonton Symphony
Prime Concerts: In Concert with Edmonton Symphony
2005
Pair of Fives: Roberta Flack/Dionne Warwick
Pair of Fives: Roberta Flack/Dionne Warwick
2005
Rhino Hi-Five: Roberta Flack
Rhino Hi-Five: Roberta Flack
2005
Holiday
Holiday
2003
Live & More
Live & More
1998
Christmas Album
Christmas Album
1997
Roberta Flack
Roberta Flack
1995
Softly with These Songs: The Best of Roberta Flack
Softly with These Songs: The Best of Roberta Flack
1993
Set the Night to Music
Set the Night to Music
1991
Oasis
Oasis
1988
Born to Love
Born to Love
1983
I'm the One
I'm the One
1982
Bustin' Loose [Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Bustin' Loose [Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1981
Best of Roberta Flack
Best of Roberta Flack
1980