Nat King Cole and NBC Storm The Airwaves

By |November 5th, 2015|Throwback Thursday|

Nat King Cole and NBC Storm The Airwaves On this day in history (1956), NBC or the Peacock Network took a chance bringing the first black host to a television variety series featuring jazz pianist, Nat King Cole. Cole, a jazz pianist hailing from Alabama, is remembered for his soft, baritone voice which [...]