Keyshia Cole

Biography

Keyshia Cole

Keyshia Miesha Cole (born October 24, 1983) is an American Grammy-nominated R&B singer-songwriter, and record producer known for her distinctive soulful voice.

She released her platinum selling debut album 'The Way It is' in 2005, and her second album Just like You in 2007.

Biography

Keyshia Cole was born to an African-American mother and an Italian-American father, although her mother's drug addiction led to her becoming fostered at the age of 5.

In 2004, Keyshia Cole attracted the attention of A&M Records executive Clive Owens. The following year, her Platinum-debut album 'The Way' It Is was released.

Featuring the hit singles 'I Changed My Mind', and 'I Should Have Cheated', and 'Love'. The album debuted at #6 on the U.S album charts and sold 89,000 copies in the first week of release.

Her sophomore album, 'Just like You', was released in 2007. It features the singles 'Let It Go' featuring Missy Elliott and Lil' Kim, 'I Remember', 'Shoulda Let You Go', and 'Heaven Sent'.

It debuted at number two on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, selling about 281,000 copies in its first week alone.

At the 50th Grammy Awards, Cole was nominated for two Grammy's for Best Contemporary R&B Album and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, although she left empty handed.

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A budding young starlet Keyshia Cole did her first recordings with MC Hammer at the age of 12, singing backing vocals for the artist.

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Keyshia Cole biological Father is alive and well! He had a relationship with Frankie. Keyshia's biological father's name is Mr. Tyrone Thompson he is on FaceBook and also he is on YouTube- you may type in Keyshia Cole DNA to hear Mr. Thompson's plight regarding his youngest child Keyshia Cole!!

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The truth of the matter regarding Keyshia Cole's is that her biological Father is Alive and Well. His name is Mr. Tyrone Thompson he had a relationship with Frankie! and Keyshia is a product of their union! Mr. Tyrone Thompson is on Facebook. He is also on YouTube- you can type inKeyshia Cole DNA. Mr.Thompson was interviewd regarding his plight regarding his youngest daughter Keyshia Cole!

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Keyshia Cole's Biological Father Mr. Tyrone Thompson is not Italian! However he is a mixture of African American,Anglo Saxon,French,Native American(Choctaw) and Vietnamese! And if you look at Keyshia she has an Asian look to her just like her Biological Father Tyrone Thompson and a all of his relatives.

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