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$12,000-a-week Preacher’s Boy

$12,000-a-week Preacher’s Boy

The hoarse baritone of ex-Baptist organist Nat “King” Cole earns him earns him nearly $400,000 a year, has sole 19,000,000 records like Nature Boy. It also once caused a fuddled night-club patron to remark, “I’m a doctor, boy, and with a throat like that you should be home in bed!” ... More