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Hittin' the ramp : the early years 1936-1943

Nat King Cole (performer)
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Hittin' the ramp : the early years 1936-1943

Nat King Cole (performer)
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Title
Hittin' the ramp : the early years 1936-1943
Performer
Nat King Cole 1919-1965 (zang;piano)
Publisher
Resonance, 2019
7 cd's + boekje
Recording date
1936-1943
Playing time
08:26:09
EAN
0712758040381
CDR
JFX7022
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 3 times in Flemish libraries

About Nat King Cole

Nathaniel Adams Coles (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965), known professionally as Nat King Cole, was an American singer and jazz pianist. He recorded over 100 songs that became hits on the pop charts. His trio was the model for small jazz ensembles that followed. Cole also acted in films and on television and performed on Broadway. He was the first African-American man to host an American television series. He was the father of singer-songwriter Natalie Cole (1950–2015).

Biography

Early life

Nathaniel Adams Coles was born in Montgomery, Alabama, on March 17, 1919. He had three brothers: Eddie (1910–1970), Ike (1927–2001), and Freddy (1931–2020), and a half-sister, Joyce Coles. Each of the Cole brothers pursued careers in music. When Nat King Cole was four years old, the family moved to Chicago, Illinois, where his father, Edward Coles, became a Baptist minister.

Cole learned t…Read more on Wikipedia