Nikki Renée Daniels and Ryan Shaw. Image courtesy of The New York Pops.

The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, is paying tribute to Nat King Cole’s centennial with Unforgettable: Celebrating Nat King Cole and Friends” on Friday, February 8 at 8:00 p.m. at Carnegie Hall. The orchestra will be joined by guest artists Nikki Renée Daniels (Broadway’s “The Book of Mormon,” The Gershwins’ “Porgy and Bess”), and three-time Grammy Award nominee Ryan Shaw for songs that Nat King Cole popularized, and songs by those he inspired including “When I Fall In Love,” “Almost Like Being In Love,” “What’ll I Do,” “Embraceable You,” “Smile,” and “Unforgettable.”