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Roberta Flack Transported To Hospital From Apollo Theatre Concert

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Roberta Flack Transported To Hospital From Apollo Theatre Concert

Roberta Flack was rushed to the hospital after she fell ill during her performance at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem.

 TMZ reports Roberta Flack performed at a charity concert for the Jazz Foundation of America when she suddenly became ill. An ambulance arrived around 8:50 p.m. and she was rushed to a local hospital in Harlem.
 
The 81-year-old singer was reported to hold her own on stage before her performance was cut short. The FDNY stated they responded to a call about a “sick” person.
 
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Flack is well known for her hits in the ’70s and ’80s like “Killing Me Softly”, “The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face” and “Set The Night To Music”.
 
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We will continue to update this story as it develops. Meanwhile, check out some throwback photos of Roberta Flack.


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