FREDDY COLE

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Lionel Frederick Cole (October 15, 1931 – June 27, 2020) was an American jazz singer and pianist whose recording career spanned almost 70 years. He was the brother of musicians Nat King Cole, Eddie Cole, and Ike Cole, father of Lionel Cole, and uncle of Natalie Cole and Carole Cole.

Freddy Cole was born to Rev. Edward J. Coles and Perlina (Adams) Coles, and grew up in Chicago, Illinois. His brothers Nat King Cole (1919–1965), Eddie (1910–1970), and Ike (1927–2001) also each pursued careers in music. He began playing piano at the age of six, and continued his musical education at the Roosevelt Institute in Chicago. He moved to New York in 1951, where he studied at the Juilliard School of Music, before completing a master's degree at the New England Conservatory of Music.

Following the moderate success of "Whispering Grass" on OKeh Records in 1953 Cole spent several months on
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FREDDY COLE Waiter, Ask the Man to Play the Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Waiter, Ask the Man to Play the Blues
Vocal Jazz 1964
FREDDY COLE On Second Thought album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
On Second Thought
Vocal Jazz 1969
FREDDY COLE Freddy Cole's Christmas Dreams album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Freddy Cole's Christmas Dreams
Vocal Jazz 1975
FREDDY COLE The Cole Nobody Knows album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Cole Nobody Knows
Vocal Jazz 1976
FREDDY COLE The Way Freddy Cole Sings (aka Sing) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Way Freddy Cole Sings (aka Sing)
Vocal Jazz 1976
FREDDY COLE One More Love Song album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
One More Love Song
Vocal Jazz 1978
FREDDY COLE I'm Not My Brother I'm Me album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I'm Not My Brother I'm Me
Vocal Jazz 1990
FREDDY COLE I Want a Smile for Christmas album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I Want a Smile for Christmas
Vocal Jazz 1995
FREDDY COLE Always album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Always
Vocal Jazz 1995
FREDDY COLE A Circle of Love album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Circle of Love
Vocal Jazz 1996
FREDDY COLE It's Crazy, But I'm in Love album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
It's Crazy, But I'm in Love
Vocal Jazz 1997
FREDDY COLE To the Ends of the Earth album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
To the Ends of the Earth
Vocal Jazz 1997
FREDDY COLE Love Makes the Changes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Love Makes the Changes
Vocal Jazz 1998
FREDDY COLE Le Grand Freddy: Freddy Cole Sings The Music Of Michel Legrand album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Le Grand Freddy: Freddy Cole Sings The Music Of Michel Legrand
Vocal Jazz 1999
FREDDY COLE This Is The Life album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Is The Life
Vocal Jazz 2000
FREDDY COLE Merry-Go-Round album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Merry-Go-Round
Vocal Jazz 2000
FREDDY COLE Rio de Janeiro Blue album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rio de Janeiro Blue
Vocal Jazz 2001
FREDDY COLE In the Name of Love album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In the Name of Love
Vocal Jazz 2003
FREDDY COLE This Love of Mine album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Love of Mine
Vocal Jazz 2005
FREDDY COLE Because of You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Because of You
Vocal Jazz 2006
FREDDY COLE Music Maestro Please album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Music Maestro Please
Vocal Jazz 2007
FREDDY COLE Freddy Cole Sings Mr.B album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Freddy Cole Sings Mr.B
Vocal Jazz 2010
FREDDY COLE Talk To Me album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Talk To Me
Vocal Jazz 2011
FREDDY COLE This and That album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
This and That
Vocal Jazz 2013
FREDDY COLE Singing The Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Singing The Blues
Blues 2014
FREDDY COLE He Was The King album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
He Was The King
Vocal Jazz 2016
FREDDY COLE My Mood Is You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
My Mood Is You
Vocal Jazz 2018

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FREDDY COLE Live at Birdland West album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at Birdland West
Vocal Jazz 1992
FREDDY COLE Live at Vartan Jazz album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at Vartan Jazz
Vocal Jazz 1996
FREDDY COLE The Dreamer in Me: Live at Dizzy's Club album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Dreamer in Me: Live at Dizzy's Club
Vocal Jazz 2009

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