Music Birthday: Nat King Cole

🔊🥳Today, March 17, 1919, Nat King Cole was born Nathaniel Adams Coles in Santa Monica, California. In 2008 Cole’s twin daughters set up Nat King Cole Generation Hope to preserve the legacy of their parents, and create harmony between people and music. Located in Florida, this music education program keeps music alive by gathering communityContinue reading “Music Birthday: Nat King Cole”

Music Birthday: Natalie Cole

🔊🎉Today, February 6, 1950, Natalie Marie Cole was born in Los Angeles, California. Cole earned  her first RIAA gold certification on February 11, 1976, for her debut studio album “Inseparable.” The album peaked at no. 18 on the Billboard 200, and no. 1 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart. “Inseparable” spawned the title trackContinue reading “Music Birthday: Natalie Cole”