Roberta Flack

1937 - Today

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Roberta Cleopatra Flack (born February 10, 1937) is an American singer. She is known for her No. 1 singles "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face", "Killing Me Softly with His Song", "Feel Like Makin' Love"; and "Where Is the Love" and "The Closer I Get to You", two of her many duets with Donny Hathaway. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberta Flack has received more than 2,720,383 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Roberta Flack is the 342nd most popular singer (up from 344th in 2019), the 2,122nd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,181st in 2019) and the 107th most popular Singer.

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  • 37

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  • 3.38

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  • 4.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Roberta Flack ranks 342 out of 3,528Before her are Atahualpa Yupanqui, Alexander Vertinsky, Agnes Baltsa, Anne-Marie David, Warda Al-Jazairia, and Lill-Babs. After her are Marc Anthony, Ornella Vanoni, Sabah Fakhri, Loalwa Braz, Jon Anderson, and Heino.

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Among people born in 1937, Roberta Flack ranks 100Before her are Petros Markaris, Jerry Reed, Ronald Venetiaan, Franz Vranitzky, Billy Meier, and Francis Veber. After her are Valentyn Sylvestrov, Prince Max, Duke in Bavaria, Ange-Félix Patassé, Kōichirō Matsuura, Nikolai Kapustin, and Rubin Carter.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Roberta Flack ranks 2,122 out of 18,182Before her are Henrietta Lacks (1920), Saul Bass (1920), Jane Jacobs (1916), Kevin Mitnick (1963), Michael Emerson (1954), and Paul Revere (1735). After her are Dudley R. Herschbach (1932), Sojourner Truth (1797), Lady Randolph Churchill (1854), Jerome Robbins (1918), David Strathairn (1949), and George Gallup (1901).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Roberta Flack ranks 107Before her are Justin Timberlake (1981), Christina Aguilera (1980), Joey Ramone (1951), Linda Ronstadt (1946), Eric Adams (1952), and Perry Como (1912). After her are Marc Anthony (1968), Neil Sedaka (1939), Ricky Nelson (1940), Anastacia (1968), Chris Brown (1989), and Joe Lynn Turner (1951).

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