Singer-songwriter Natalie Cole poses for a portrait in promotion of her new album “Natalie Cole en Espanol,” on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 in New York. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — It’s been four years since Natalie Cole received a kidney from a Salvadorian donor, and the singer says it not only connected her to Hispanic culture, it has given her the strength to record her first post-operation album — totally in Spanish.
“I don’t believe in coincidences. I believe everything happens for a reason. That this was a Latin family, I feel like I’m part Latino now. That (made) the desire to make this record became even Login to read more