American Masters – Carole King: Natural Woman

American Masters – Carole King: Natural Woman

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 7:00pm

Pictured: Carole King

Credit: Courtesy of Elissa Kline

Weaving previously unseen and rare performances and home movies with a new, exclusive interview with King, American Masters – Carole King: Natural Woman delves into her life and career.

Four-time Grammy Award-winner, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, recent Kennedy Center Honoree and the first woman to be awarded The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, Carole King’s (b. February 9, 1942) career as a singer-songwriter is unparalleled. To date, more than 400 of her compositions have been recorded by more than 1,000 artists, resulting in 100 hit singles, including songs co-written with Gerry Goffin: “Will You Love Me Tomorrow” (The Shirelles), “Up on the Roof” (The Drifters) and “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” (Aretha Franklin). Now, King tells her own story in the documentary American Masters – Carole King: Natural Woman, airing Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 7 p.m. on WXXI World.

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