Whenever I'm feeling anxious or depressed I resort to my Nat King Cole station on Pandora and get transported to a different world in which I am happy. I love the instruments used in this "old timey" music. It's soothing and sophisticated. I believe I belong go that era.
I watched this man pour magic from his vocal chords on TV frequently when I was a young girl. His songs can charm the red off a robin and keep lovers dancing all night. He smoked a lot of cigarettes - the health effects not all known back then, and even said they were good for...
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I am a huge Nat fan. During the Christmas I am planning to sing a Nat King Cole tribute and I am desperate for some authentic backing tracks.
I have scoured the net and some of the tracks are awful. Does anyone know of a good source.
is a phrase from Nature Boy.
This song was engrained in my memory. Hummed it day and night. Especially when I was frightened or fearful. It has served me well.
and "The greatest thing you'll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return."...
This is my favorite song recorded by Nat King Cole. His voice is soft and confident; his timing is genius; the mood of this performance is unforgettable.
When I fall in love
It will be forever
Or I'll never fall in love
In a restless world