Remembering - Natalie Cole. 2016 will go down as the year that took away, some of the brightest lights in the Entertainment Industry. We're two weeks away from 2017 and 16, still isn't showing any mercy, As recent as a few days ago, we lost Alan Thicke. The first MAJOR loss of 2016, started flooding the airways on New Years Day, when the news broke that Legendary, Grammy Award winning singer Natalie Cole had passed away, the night before. Cole came from royalty, her family were known in the Entertainment circles as being the Black Kennedys. Her stock was just that good. She grew up the exclusive Hancock Park area of Los Angeles. Classy. Sophisticated, Well Versed, Elite, Elegant, Style Personified are all words that could easily be attached to the name Natalie Cole. She was the familiar fun family member, who could light up any room. Not to mention her vocal chops singing some of America's favorite songs 'This Will Be', 'Inseparable', 'I've Got Love On My Mind', 'Our Love', 'Pink Cadillac, 'Mr. Melody, 'I Live For Your Love, 'Jump Start', Miss You Like Crazy, and 'Unforgettable' which span a 30 plus year career.
On December 31, 2015, Cole died at the age of 65 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, due to congestive heart failure. Almost one year later, the world is still mourning her loss.