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Roberta Flack - First Take mp3 download Performer: Roberta Flack
Album: First Take
Released: 1969
Style: Soul
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First Take is the debut album by the American soul singer Roberta Flack. It was released in 1969 on Atlantic Records. After a track from this album, "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" was included by Clint Eastwood in his 1971 film Play Misty for Me with the song becoming a hit in the United States, this album became on the . Compared to What" (Gene McDaniels) - 5:16. Angelitos Negros" (Andrés Eloy Blanco, Manuel Álvarez Maciste) - 6:56.

Roberta Flack - First Take (1969). Songs in album Roberta Flack - First Take (1969).

Roberta Flack's debut album, titled First Take in true underachiever fashion, introduced a singer who'd assimilated the powerful interpretive talents of Nina Simone and Sarah Vaughan, the earthy power of Aretha Franklin, and the crystal purity and emotional resonance of folksingers like Judy Collins.

First Take is the debut album by the jazz/soul/R&B singer Roberta Flack.

First Take ‎(LP, Album, Club, CRC). Debut album by Roberta Flack, and also her best. Compared To What" (A1) is a classic track. Also notable are "Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye" (B1, originally by Leonard Cohen) and the Donny Hathaway penned "Tryin' Times" (B3).

First Take is the debut album by the American soul singer Roberta Flack. Studio album by. Roberta Flack. Singles from First Take. Compared to What, Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye" Released: August 14, 1969. The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, Trade Winds" Released: January 24, 1972.

Uke tabs from First Take. chr? The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face. More albums from Roberta Flack. 1 tab Killing Me Softly (1973). Artist : Roberta Flack Released date : 1969 Label : Atlantic Records. Top First Take songs. The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face.

Compared to What, 05:16. Angelitos Negros, 06:56. Our Ages or Our Hearts, 06:09. Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodby, 04:08. The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, 04:20.

Roberta Flack (born February 10, 1939) is an American singer, songwriter, and musician who is notable for jazz, soul, R&B, and folk music. Roberta Flack is best known for her Hot 100 singles "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face", "Killing Me Softly with His Song" and "Feel Like Makin' Love", as well as "Where Is the Love" and "The Closer I Get to You", two of her many duets with Donny Hathaway.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Compared To What
Baritone Saxophone – Seldon PowellTenor Saxophone – Frank WessTrombone – Bennie Powell*Trumpet – Jimmy Nottingham, Joe NewmanWritten-By – Gene McDaniels*
5:15
2 Angelitos Negros
Written-By – Manuel Alvarez Maciste
6:55
3 Our Ages Or Our Hearts
Written-By – Donny Hathaway, Robert Ayers
6:09
4 I Told Jesus
Arranged By – Roberta FlackBaritone Saxophone – Seldon PowellTenor Saxophone – Frank WessTrombone – Bennie Powell*Trumpet – Jimmy Nottingham, Joe NewmanWritten-By – Traditional
6:08
5 Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye
Written-By – Leonard Cohen
4:07
6 The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Written-By – Ewan MacColl
5:21
7 Tryin' Times
Written-By – Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson
5:07
8 Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
Written-By – Frances Landesman*, Thomas J. Wolf, Jr.*
7:03

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – Warner Music Manufacturing Europe
  • Mastered At – Oceanview Digital Mastering
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – WEA International Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Copyright (c) – WEA International Inc.

Credits

  • Arranged By [Horn & String] – William Fischer*
  • Bass – Ron Carter
  • Cello – Charles McCracken, George Ricci
  • Design [Cover] – Stanislaw Zagorski
  • Drums – Ray Lucas
  • Engineer – William Arlt
  • Engineer [Remix] – Bob Liftin
  • Guitar – John Pizzarelli*
  • Photography By [Front Cover] – Ken Heinen
  • Piano, Vocals – Roberta Flack
  • Presenter, Liner Notes – Les McCann
  • Producer – Joel Dorn
  • Remastered By – Joe Gastwirt
  • Viola – Alfred Brown, Selwart Clarke, Theodore Israel
  • Violin – Emanuel Green, Gene Orloff

Notes

Digitally remastered from the original master tapes at Ocean View Digital.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7567-82792-2 5
  • Distribution Code: CA 835
  • Label Code: LC 0121
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 756782792-2 WME
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI L011
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0541
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 756782792-2 WME
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L011
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0527

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album, PR ) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969
8230-2 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Atlantic 8230-2 US 1987
CS 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(Cass, Album, RE) Atlantic CS 8230 US Unknown
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album, RE, RI ) Atlantic SD 8230 US Unknown
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969

Tracklist

A1 Compared To What 5:15
A2 Angelitos Negros 6:55
A3 Our Ages Or Our Hearts 6:09
A4 I Told Jesus 6:08
B1 Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye 4:07
B2 The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face 5:52
B3 Tryin' Times 5:07
B4 Ballad Of The Sad Young Men 7:03

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album, PR ) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969
8230-2 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Atlantic 8230-2 US 1987
CS 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(Cass, Album, RE) Atlantic CS 8230 US Unknown
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album, RE, RI ) Atlantic SD 8230 US Unknown
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Compared To What
Written-By – Gene McDaniels*
5:15
A2 Angelitos Negros
Written-By – Manuel Alvarez Maciste
6:55
A3 Our Ages Or Our Hearts
Written-By – Donny Hathaway, Robert Ayers
6:09
A4 I Told Jesus
Arranged By – Roberta FlackComposed By – Traditional
6:08
B1 Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye
Written-By – Leonard Cohen
4:07
B2 The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face
Written-By – Ewan MacColl
5:21
B3 Tryin' Times
Written-By – Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson
5:07
B4 Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
Written-By – Francis Landesman*, Thomas J. Wolf, Jr.*
7:03

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – PRC Recording Company, Richmond, IN
  • Mastered At – Atlantic Studios
  • Manufactured By – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Recorded At – Atlantic Studios

Credits

  • Arranged By [Horns, Strings] – William Fischer*
  • Baritone Saxophone – Seldon Powell (tracks: A1, B3)
  • Bass – Ron Carter
  • Cello – Charles McCracken (tracks: A2 to B2, B4), George Ricci (tracks: A2 to B2, B4)
  • Conductor [Strings] – William Fischer* (tracks: A2 to B2, B4)
  • Design [Cover] – Stanislaw Zagorski
  • Drums – Ray Lucas
  • Engineer [Re-mix] – Bob Liftin
  • Engineer [Recording] – William Arlt
  • Guitar – John Pizzarelli*
  • Liner Notes – Les McCann
  • Photography – Ken Heinen
  • Piano, Vocals – Roberta Flack
  • Producer – Joel Dorn
  • Tenor Saxophone – Frank Wess (tracks: A1, B3)
  • Trombone – Bennie Powell* (tracks: A1, B3)
  • Trumpet – Jimmy Nottingham (tracks: A1, B3), Joe Newman (tracks: A1, B3)
  • Viola – Alfred Brown (tracks: A2 to B2, B4), Selwart Clarke (tracks: A2 to B2, B4), Theodore Israel (tracks: A2 to B2, B4)
  • Violin – Emanuel Green (tracks: A2 to B2, B4), Gene Orloff (tracks: A2 to B2, B4)

Notes

"RI" in label matrix denotes a PRC Richmond IN pressing.
This is a Reissue from 1972-1973 per PRC-Richmond press (started in 1972) and "1841 Broadway" address in label rim text, which existed through 1973.
Runout Variations from Roberta Flack - First Take

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): ST-A-691631RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): ST-B-691632RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout): ST-A-69-1631H HH-1-11 ATLgP ᴘʀ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout): ST-A-69-1632C-1-1-1 AT GP ᴘʀ

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album, PR ) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969
8230-2 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Atlantic 8230-2 US 1987
CS 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(Cass, Album, RE) Atlantic CS 8230 US Unknown
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album, RE, RI ) Atlantic SD 8230 US Unknown
SD 8230 Roberta Flack First Take ‎(LP, Album) Atlantic SD 8230 US 1969