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Betty Wright On World Cafe

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Vintage Cafe: Betty Wright

Betty Wright On World Cafe

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Betty Wright is best known for her songs "Clean Up Woman" and "Girls Can't Do What the Boys Can Do," which she recorded for TK Records when she was still a teenager in Miami. She later explored engineering and producing, and became a vocal coach for artists like Joss Stone.

Betty Wright released her 17th studio album, Betty Wright: The Movie, in 2012. Diana Levine hide caption

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Betty Wright released her 17th studio album, Betty Wright: The Movie, in 2012.

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While working on Stone's album, Soul Sessions, Wright met Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson and The Roots, who collaborated with her on her album Betty Wright: The Movie, released in 2012.

This segment originally aired on Jan. 27, 2012.

Betty Wright On World Cafe

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