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Roberta Flack

ROBERTA FLACK: ‘First Take: The 50th Anniversary Edition’ (Run Out Groove)

As debut albums go, Roberta Flack‘s ‘First Take,’ released by Atlantic Records in June 1969, is one of the most impressive in the history of soul music. It was a compelling showcase for the...

‘First Take’s’ Second Coming

Released in 1969, Roberta Flack‘s debut album, ‘First Take,’ took three long years to build up a head of steam that would take it to the summit of the US pop and R&B charts...