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Roberta Flack

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The Resume

    (February 10, 1939- )
    Hits include 'The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face,' 'Killing Me Softly With His Song,' 'Feel Like Makin' Love,' 'Where Is the Love?,' 'Tonight, I Celebrate My Love' and 'Set the Night to Music'

Why she might be annoying:

    She is divorced.
    She sang the theme to 'The Hogan Family,' and a song for a Barney video.
    'Killing Me Softly With His Song' was a tribute to Don MacLean.
    She tried to mooch off Alicia Keys to get another hit album.
    Around Super Bowl 2001, she stayed in a hotel at the Church of Scientology's signature spiritual retreat.
    She seemed overly dependent on having a male singing partner.

Why she might not be annoying:

    Her long time singing partner, Donny Hathaway, killed himself in the late 1970s.
    She won 4 Grammys.
    She left music for several years in the 1970s to work on charitable causes.
    Her first and last #1 hits came nearly 25 years apart.
    She ranked #45 on VH1's Top 100 Women of Rock & Roll.

Credit: Eric Hartman

Featured in the following Annoying Collections:

Year In Review:

    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 7 Votes: 14.29% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 97 Votes: 45.36% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 10 Votes: 10.0% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 53 Votes: 47.17% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 6 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 10 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 7 Votes: 71.43% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 11 Votes: 45.45% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 31 Votes: 25.81% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 27 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 59 Votes: 72.88% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 59 Votes: 44.07% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 41 Votes: 43.90% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 64 Votes: 37.50% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 40 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 76 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 161 Votes: 44.72% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 274 Votes: 46.72% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 271 Votes: 50.18% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 490 Votes: 55.31% Annoying