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Barbara Acklin

Barbara Acklin has been played on NTS in shows including Minimal Effort, featured first on 16 June 2017. Songs played include Am I The Same Girl.

Barbara Acklin (28 February 1943, Oakland, California — 27 November 1998, Nebraska) was a soul singer of the 1960s and 1970s. Her biggest hit was "Love Makes a Woman" in 1968 which reached the top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

As a teenager, she began singing in nightclubs while attending Dunbar Vocational High school. Upon graduation, she was hired as a secretary for local record label by her cousin, saxophonist Monk Higgins. Her first release was under the…

Am I The Same Girl
Barbara Acklin
Debut Edge Records0
Am I The Same Girl
Barbara AcklinDebut Edge Records0