Nat King Cole - Born in Montgomery. Sold over 50 million records. Recieved Lifework Award and a posthumous Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Had a TV variety show called The Nat King Cole show. He played in the movies, St. Louis Blues, The Blue Gardenia, China Gate and Cat Ballou. Inducted into Alabama Music Hall of Fame, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Jazz Hall of Fame and Hit Parade Hall of Fame.