Jaci Velasquez Releases Nat King Cole Cover with Her Father 'Unforgettable'

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By Justin Sarachik, Christian Post Reporter
June 10, 2013|10:47 am

Renowned Christian recording artist, Jaci Velasquez, will be recording a special song with her father, David Velasquez, for the first time in 20 years for Father's Day.

They will be recording a classic song originally performed by Nat King Cole, "Unforgettable," which is already available on iTunes and other digital providers.

Cole initially recorded the song in 1951, then again in 1991, with his daughter Natalie. Setting the foundation of the idea for the Velazquez's.

Cole's 1991 duo version won three GRAMMY's, "Song of the Year," "Record of the Year," and "Best Traditional Pop Vocal Performance."

Jaci Velasquez most recently released her first Spanish lullaby album, Buenas noches mi sol, in September of 2012.

Her release prior to that was 2011's Diamond, on Inpop Records.

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Velasquez has 19 releases since 1992: two independent, five Spanish, three Christmas, and two compilations.

Off those records she has three Platinum albums, three Gold albums, 16 number one singles, six top 10 singles, and seven Dove Awards.

She has also had six roles in movies and television, and is currently a co-host of "Family Friendly Morning Show" with Doug Griffin.

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