'I Am Woman' singer Helen Reddy dies at 78 in Los Angeles

FILE - In this Oct. 27, 1977, file photo, Ms. Helen Reddy, composer-singer of what has become a marching song for Women's lib, tells of mail she gets from housewives, who say the best-selling record -- "I Am Woman"--bucks them up. Reddy, the Australian-born singer who scored an enduring hit with her feminist anthem “I Am Woman,†has died at 78 in Los Angeles. Reddy’s children announced their mother’s death Tuesday evening, Sept. 29, 2020, saying that while they are heartbroken, they “take comfort in the knowledge that her voice will live on forever.†(AP Photo/ilr, File)