Her First Recording In Over 8 Years Set For Wide Release February 7th
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Roberta Flack, the four-time Grammy Award-winning artist, is back after an eight year absence with a brand new album, “LET IT BE ROBERTA: ROBERTA FLACK SINGS THE BEATLES”—a collection of Beatles song interpretations. As part of the “Daily Deal” promotion with Amazon.com, the digital download of the full album will be available for purchase at Amazon’s MP3 store for $3.99 on Monday, February 6th and will include 2 bonus tracks. The first single “We Can Work It Out” is currently racing up the charts at several different radio formats including AC, Urban AC and Smooth Jazz. Buzz continues to build within the press. Says Marc Myers in the Wall Street Journal: “On each track, Ms. Flack transforms the familiar with her penetrating, soulful voice and passionate phrasing…as comebacks go, Ms. Flack’s seems to be well under way.” Ms. Flack has also been planning a series of tour dates to coincide with the release of the album. Newly signed to a partnership of 429 Records, Sony ATV Music Publishing and Flack’s RAS Records, the album which was produced by Sherrod Barnes, who has also produced Beyonce’ and Angie Stone, with contributing producers Jerry Barnes and Barry Miles, is slated for release on February 7th worldwide (Sony Music will release the album in Japan). Links to Amazon purchase page below.