Notable Persons

Roberta Flack

Roberta Flack, a vocalist and pianist known for hits such as “Killing Me Softly With His Song” and “Where is the Love,” began her music career in Arlington. She often played classical repertoire on the piano, as well as hymns at Lomax A.M.E. Zion Church in Green Valley where her mother, Irene, also played. Excerpted from Arlington Magazine.


Arlington Magazine