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Bullied by whites, Nat King Cole fought back through music

Nat King Coles Son | ... , Nat King Cole fought back through music, says his daughter Natalie

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I loved singing and dancing to Natalie Cole songs growing up. She was always beautiful and poised. I hoped to be the same way.

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Natalie Maria Cole (R.I.P. 12/31/15) was an American singer, songwriter and performer. The daughter of jazz legend Nat King Cole, Cole rose to musical success in the mid-1970s as a R artist with the hits "This Will Be", "Inseparable" and "Our Love"

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from PEOPLE.com

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Natalie Cole is of musical royalty & her talent is just as regal. Love this lady's strength & endurance over addiction & life threatening illness. Love ya Nat! <3 Hinesman

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Nat "King" Cole at home with his wife Maria in 1957. Their daughter Carol Cole once said that her mother “radically altered” her father’s style. She replaced his zoot suits with the classic, bespoke pieces that were to be his trademark. Photo: Frank Carroll/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images.

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