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11/22/2011 04:08 pm ET Updated Jan 22, 2012

Carole King's 'Tapestry' Album Celebrates 40 Years (VIDEO)

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Carole King pulled out all the stops this morning in the Plaza at Rockefeller Center on the Today Show Tuesday morning. We all remember the Tapestry album, which celebrated its 40th birthday this year. Released in February 1971, it hit number one on the Billboard chart four months later, and hung in there for 15 weeks.

Tapestry stayed on the charts for 302 weeks, setting a new record at the time for a solo female artist. The album sold 10 million copies over the subsequent two years, and won four Grammys: Record of the Year for "It's Too Late"; Song of the Year for "You've Got a Friend"; Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Performance. At 69, King looks and sounds incredible in this performance of "I Feel The Earth Move."

WATCH: King's performance on the Today Show