What occurred to Roberta Flack and the place is she in 2023?
Following the PBS documentary American Masters about Roberta Flack, many followers are questioning what occurred to the singer and the place is she in 2023.
The iconic musician and songwriter has blessed followers all through the globe with megahits like Killing Me Softly with His Song and Feel Like Makin’ Love.
Roberta was featured in an episode on PBS’ American Masters documentary which appeared into the musician’s celebrated music occupation.
The documentary instructed the Grammy-winning songstress’ story from her childhood to fame in her private phrases with interviews from Clint Eastwood and Angela Davis.
But the place is she now and is Roberta nonetheless inside the music scene? Read on to get hold of what occurred to the star.
What occurred to Roberta Flack?
Roberta Flack was acknowledged with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS,) usually often known as Lou Gehrig’s sickness, as per plenty of media outlets in November 2022.
The iconic musician’s supervisor Suzanne Koga talked about (by means of Variety) the prognosis has made it “impossible” for Roberta to sing and restricted her speaking talent.
Suzanne talked about that “it will take a lot more than ALS to silence this icon” and that Roberta plans to stay energetic inside the music scene, the assertion added on the time.
In 2016, Roberta suffered a stroke nonetheless she managed to make a restoration after that. In January 2022, she recovered from covid which she went contracted with light indicators.
Musician launched e-book in January 2023
The Grammy winner might need retired from her music occupation in the meantime, nonetheless she makes sure to be in her followers’ lives as so much as doable.
In January 2023, Roberta launched her first kids’s e-book, titled The Green Piano: How Little Me Found Music.
The e-book choices tales from her upbringing surrounded by music after her dad found a “beat-up upright piano” in a junkyard.
The autobiographical picture e-book affords an notion into the musician’s distinctive childhood and tells the story of how she developed her passion for music.
You can buy the e-book through Amazon. The hardcover mannequin is $18.99, whereas the Kindle model is priced at $11.99.
Roberta Flack: Net worth
As per Celebrity Net Worth, the musician has a web worth of $20 million (spherical £16.2 million) as of this yr.
Some of Roberta’s most memorable songs are The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, Killing Me Softly with His Song, Feel Like Makin’ Love, Where Is the Love, amongst many further.