(1978 – present)
Cole grew up in Southampton, New York. At the age of 12, Cole began taking vocal lessons and landed a number of singing engagements in New York. Cole made some 30 appearances (and one performance) on MTV's The Grind, and became a regular performer at Tatou in New York City. Through these appearances, Cole was discovered by Universal Music's Doug Morris and Daniel Glass, and promptly signed to Universal Records.
Cole's eponymous debut album was released in 1997. Cole co-wrote… read more
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