Congresswoman Waters Mourns the Passing of Grammy Award Winner Natalie Cole
LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement concerning the untimely passing of Natalie Cole today.
Congresswoman Waters’ statement follows:
“The world has truly lost an extraordinary artist today. Natalie Cole was a fantastic talent who made an indelible mark internationally due to her remarkable talent, poise and grace. Throughout her career, Ms. Cole’s songs have served as the soundtrack to many remarkable moments in many people’s lives, including my own.
“We appreciate and value her unparalleled contributions to the arts and the timeless duet of “Unforgettable” with her father, the late Nat King Cole.
“My prayers and condolences are with Ms. Cole’s entire family. She may no longer be with us physically, but her undeniable legacy prevails.”