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  1. Next at State Theatre GrammyA Award-winning singer Roberta FlackRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    New Brunswick's State Theatre will present GrammyA Award-winning singer Roberta Flack on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 8 pm.

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  2. Starship featuring Mickey Thomas hit all the right notes during free concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... The Time of My Life" from Dirty Dancing.) Calvert shone on the "Set the Night to Music," a Starship song that Roberta Flack and Maxi Priest took to number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1991. "I want to pay tribute to the origin of the band, because ...

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  3. D.C. Jazz Festival celebrates 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... musicians such as John Coltrane and Miles Davis, and D.C.'s homegrown pioneers include Duke Ellington, Roberta Flack and Marvin Gaye. So it's no surprise that the organizers of this year's D.C. Jazz Festival would pull out all the stops. It's the ...

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  4. Ruben Studdard and Lalah Hathaway to perform at State TheatreRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... from each artist's catalog. Hathaway, daughter of the late Donny Hathaway, best known for his duets with Roberta Flack, won her Grammy this year for best R&B performance for the song "Something" (along with Snarky Puppy). She's known for her unique ...

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  5. Gimme 5: Must-see shows this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | SFBG Politics Blog

    ... nation with their guns and ammunition, from Genesis to Revelation." With her classic poise and lucid style (Roberta Flack springs to mind), it's easy to see why global soul guru Gilles Peterson snagged McFarlane quick for his Brownswood label -- ...

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  6. Alexis Keegan debuts full band at WitZend VeniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... hits. The combination of the vocal abilities of Keegan and Williams provided a melodic harmony reminiscent of Roberta Flack and Donnie Hathaway. Her first song, Just a Little started slow, with just Keegan and the piano. The band joined her on the ...

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  7. Jocelyn Brown - Jocelyn Brown InterviewRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | Music-News.com

    ... raft of stellar names that include Luther Vandross, Bette Midler, John Lennon, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson, Roberta Flack and George Benson, Brown remains level headed and grateful for her musical talents. 'I don't really think about being a ...

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  8. Grammys: Show Full Of Musical DisastersRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... sounded as great as he does on his records. Much to everyone's delight he brought out the legendary soul woman Roberta Flack to sing "Where Is The Love." Mary J. Blige and opera star Andrea Bocelli turned in the nights a beautiful tear jerking ...

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  9. 40 years after 'Free to Be...You and Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2013 | CNN

    ... friends" - literally, her formidable list of famous pals, including Harry Belafonte, Alan Alda, Diana Ross, Roberta Flack, Carl Reiner, Rosey Grier and young Michael Jackson. More than 40 years later, there's nostalgia in its opening chords and a ...

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  10. Jocelyn Brown - Jocelyn Brown InterviewRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | Music-News.com

    ... raft of stellar names that include Luther Vandross, Bette Midler, John Lennon, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson, Roberta Flack and George Benson, Brown remains level headed and grateful for her musical talents. 'I don't really think about being a ...

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  11. Meshell Ndegeocello on Why D.C. Got Rid of Go-GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | City Paper

    ... as I got older, I saw that it sorta dissipated. Also, D.C. had a really strong jazz scene. It's the home of Roberta Flack , Donny Hathaway , and so many other great artists. It just seemed a lot more well-rounded, but as the '90s came, radio ...

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  12. Roberta Flack: Practice makes perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Philadelphia Weekly

    Roberta Flack is a legend - an O.G. diva. At 75, she's set to receive the Voice Foundation's VERA Award on Friday at a black-tie affair that will also honor Denyce Graves, the mezzo-soprano star of the Metropolitan Opera, and Parliament-Funkadelic's William "Bootsy" Collins.

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  13. Grammy Award-Winning Artist Maxwell to Perform at Belly Up Aspen in...Read the original story

    May 22, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... and Stomp the Yard. Over the years, Maxwell has collaborated with award-winning artists such as Alicia Keys, Roberta Flack and Sade. The Maxwell tour stops at Belly Up Aspen on Thursday, June 19; doors open at 9 p.m., and the show starts at 10 p.m. ...

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  14. Jocelyn Brown - Jocelyn Brown InterviewRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | Music-News.com

    ... raft of stellar names that include Luther Vandross, Bette Midler, John Lennon, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson, Roberta Flack and George Benson, Brown remains level headed and grateful for her musical talents. 'I don't really think about being a ...

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  15. Lauryn Hill funked-up a few of her classic songs.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | The Age

    ... got the reggae treatment, but a revisit of the song she briefly opened with, the Fugees' famed take on Roberta Flack's Killing Me Softly , was largely unadulterated and resonated more for it. A cover of Bob Marley's Could You Be Loved and the ...

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  16. Kearney displays maturity on 'Age'; Ford, Roots elevate artRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... sweet funk while winking at influences both obvious (Sly Stone, Stevie Wonder) and obscure (Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack). Most of the credit goes to Kearney - her booming soul voice and smart, tight songs provide the pillars of the eight tunes. ...

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  17. Bill Myers, NC Heritage Award winner, is a star who stayedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | News Observer

    ... have drawn members from the bands of soul giants like James Brown, Otis Redding and Gladys Knight. Singer Roberta Flack was an early member before going on to a Grammy-winning solo career. And Myers is still the leader, a legacy that has won him a ...

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  18. From left: Craig Hatkoff and the Dakota at 1 West 72nd StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | The Real Deal

    ... Beatle, John Lennon, before his murder, as well as legendary artists from actress Judy Garland to singer Roberta Flack and composer Leonard Bernstein. Fletcher, one of the nation's weathiest African American investors, originally bought a small ...

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  19. Jocelyn Brown - Jocelyn Brown InterviewRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | Music-News.com

    ... raft of stellar names that include Luther Vandross, Bette Midler, John Lennon, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson, Roberta Flack and George Benson, Brown remains level headed and grateful for her musical talents. 'I don't really think about being a ...

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  20. Maxi Priest returns with Easy to LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ... album in Bonafide. He had another number one hit with Set The Night to Music, which he did with R&B superstar Roberta Flack. Housecall, a funky duet with Shabba Ranks that resonated with dancehall and hip hop fans, helped make Priest one of the ...

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