Natalie Cole, the daughter of iconic singer, Nat King Cole, has passed away. She was 65.
Cole, who followed in her famous father’s footsteps, died from congestive heart failure and complications from a kidney transplant and Hepatitis C. She died in a Los Angeles hospital.
Natalie had been very sick recently, cancelling several tour dates in late December including a New Year’s Eve concert at Disney Hall in L.A. She also cancelled an upcomingFebruary concert due to illness. Continue reading
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Frankie Randall, a vocalist, pianist and actor who held the honor of being Frank Sinatra‘s favorite performer, has died.
He was 76.
Randall met Sinatra while playing Jilly’s bar in New York and often accompanied him as his pianist. Sinatra “bestowed” his original musical orchestrations by such arrangers as Nelson Riddle, Billy May, Neal Hefti and Quincy Jones Continue reading