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Paula Cole

Biography

Most widely known for We Don’t Want to hold back and Where Have got All of the Cowboys Gone?, that was a Billboard Scorching 100 1997 best-10 strike. She examined jazz performing and improvisation on the Berklee University of Music. She was honored using a Grammy Prize for Greatest New Musician in 1998. Her period touring with Sarah McLachlan’s Lilith Good solidified her popularity being a masterful live performer. Her mom was an primary school art instructor and her dad was a biology and ecology teacher and a polka musician. She attained great reputation when her melody I Don’t Wish to hold back was utilized as the theme melody for the teenager dilemma series Dawson’s Creek starring Katie Holmes.

Quick Facts


Full Name Paula Cole
Date Of Birth April 5, 1968
Place Of Birth Rockport, MA
Profession Folk Singer
Education Berklee College of Music, Rockport High School
Nationality American
Children Sky Hakmoun
Parents Jim Cole, Stephanie Cole
Awards Grammy Award for Best New Artist
Nominations Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album, MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video
Star Sign Aries

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#Fact
1Daughter, Sky, was born in 2001.
2Has a daughter.
3A strong believer in fate
4Is vegetarian


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
Big Brother2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
Naruto: The Abridged Comedy Fandub Spoof Series ShowTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2009 writer - 1 episode, 2009
ChuckTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2008 writer - 1 episode, 2008
August Rush2007performer: "God Bless the Child"
Hatchet2006writer: "I Don't Want To Wait"
The SimpsonsTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2005 writer - 1 episode, 2005
AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture2005performer: "I Don't Want to Wait"
Idols2002-2005TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Eulogy2004performer: "Doctor My Eyes"
Anne B. Real2003performer: "Be Somebody" / writer: "Be Somebody"
Sweet November2001performer: "Heart Door" / producer: "Heart Door" / writer: "Heart Door"
Scary Movie2000performer: "I Don't Want to Wait"
The Other Sister1999performer: "Me" / writer: "Me"
Charmed1998TV Series writer - 1 episode
Urban Legend1998performer: "I Don't Want to Wait" / writer: "I Don't Want to Wait"
City of Angels1998performer: "Feelin' Love" / producer: "Feelin' Love" / writer: "Feelin' Love"
Saturday Night Live1998TV Series performer - 1 episode
VH1 Storytellers1998TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Dawson's Creek1998TV Series "I Don't Want to Wait"
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil1997performer: "Autumn Leaves"
Silent Lies1996performer: "Saturn Girl" / writer: "Saturn Girl"
Blue in the Face1995performer: "Suwannee Joe" / writer: "Suwannee Joe"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dawson's Creek2000-2002TV Series composer - 2 episodes
Don't Explain1998vocals

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Don't Explain1998Alice
Saturday Night Live1998TV SeriesMusical Guest

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Soundcheck2010TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2010TV SeriesHerself
100 Greatest Songs of the 90s2007TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself - #81: 'I Don't Want to Wait'
Chris Botti Live: With Orchestra and Special Guests2006Video documentaryHerself
The View2005TV SeriesHerself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2004TV SeriesHerself
VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards1999TV SpecialHerself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1994-1999TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Musical Guest
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997-1999TV SeriesHerself
Late Show with David Letterman1997-1999TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1997-1998TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Musical Guest
Música sí1998TV SeriesHerself
VH1 Storytellers1998TV Series documentaryHerself
Hard Rock Live1997TV Series
Sessions at West 54th1997TV Series documentaryHerself
RockFest1997TV MovieHerself
Lilith Fair: A Celebration of Women in Music1997TV Special documentaryHerself
Peter Gabriel's Secret World1994TV Movie documentaryHerself - Vocals
Crossroads1994TV SeriesHerself - Performer (1994)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998GrammyGrammy AwardsBest New Artist


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