Barbara Jean Acklin (February 28, 1943 – November 27, 1998) was an American soul singer and songwriter, who was most successful in the 1960s and 1970s. Her biggest hit as a singer was "Love Makes a Woman" (1968). As a songwriter, she is best known for co-writing the g "Have You Seen Her" (1971) with Eugene Record, lead singer of the Chi-Lites.
Always classy and elegant, Barbara Acklin’s debut album, Love Makes a Woman could survive on the reputation of the title track alone. One of the premier recordings of writer/producer Carl Davis, Love Makes a Woman features the bright horns and relaxed rhythms that are hallmarks of his productions for the Brunswick label. Coupled with Acklin’s tense, confident delivery, the results are one of pop-soul’s true shining moments
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Love Makes a Woman - Barbara Acklin. Love Child - Diana Ross & The Supremes. Think - Aretha Franklin.
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.