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Tony Bennett

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Famous as :

Jazz singer

Birth Name :

Anthony Dominick Benedetto

Birth Date :

August 03, 1926

Birth Place :

Astoria, Queens, NYC

Spouse :

Patricia Beech (11-Feb-52 - Dec 1971), Sandra Grant (actress, 29-Dec-71 - 1984), Susan Crow (former educator, since 21-Jun-07)

Claim to fame :

Single "Because of You" (1951)

Latest News


Lady GaGa Starts Teasing New Album After Wrapping Tour With Tony Bennett

August 04, 2015 07:41:16 GMT

It's time for to start working on her new music after she recently ended her co-headlining tour with . After playing the last show in Washington, D.C., the Mother Monster took to Instagram on Monday, August 3 to tease her next album. "LG5 time," she wrote alongside a close-up photo of herself in a car.
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Lady GaGa Surprises Tony Bennett With Early Birthday Cake on Stage

August 02, 2015 23:07:05 GMT

will be turning 89 years old on Monday, August 3, but he got an early birthday cake from fellow singer during their concert tour. The duo were performing their last show for their Grammy-winning album "" on Saturday, August 1 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. when she surprised the jazz crooner with a special serenade and cake to honor his upcoming birthday.
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Lady GaGa Falls Onstage While Performing With Tony Bennett in Monaco

July 08, 2015 02:40:57 GMT

had an embarrassing incident when she was playing a show in Monaco over the weekend. The singer was performing a duet with her pal and collaborator when she took a tumble in front of the crowd at Salle des Etoiles.
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Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett to Perform at Fundraiser for Hillary Clinton

June 12, 2015 14:51:27 GMT

and are the latest Hollywood stars who join Hillary Clinton's campaign for presidency. They are scheduled to perform at a fundraising event in New York City for the former Secretary of State on June 24.
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Video: Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett Perform 'Winter Wonderland' on 'GMA'

December 26, 2014 08:44:16 GMT

brought Christmas joy to "" on Thursday morning, December 25. The Mother Monster and her collaborator made a surprise appearance on the show to perform their collaboration "Winter Wonderland".
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Video: Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett Caroling at 'Christmas in Rockefeller Center'

December 04, 2014 14:58:43 GMT

and lighted up "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" in New York City. The two performed the classic holiday song "Winter Wonderland" and delivered their own version of Duke Ellington's "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)".
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Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett to Perform in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve

October 07, 2014 09:02:31 GMT

is spending her New Year's eve with duet partner . On the last day of 2014, the duo will be taking the stage at The Cosmopolitan casino for their first show together in the U.S. since they released their album "" late last month.
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Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett's 'Cheek to Cheek' Debuts Atop Billboard 200

October 02, 2014 01:57:46 GMT

and 's "" has made its way out to No. 1 on this week's Billboarrd 200. Nielsen SoundScan reports the jazz set also lands atop Jazz Albums and Traditional Jazz Albums charts after selling 131,000 copies.
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Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett Release New Song 'Nature Boy'

September 17, 2014 08:02:11 GMT

and have released another track off their upcoming jazz album "" ahead of its release. The song, called "Nature Boy", was unveiled on Vevo on Tuesday, September 16.
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Video Premiere: Lady GaGa and Tony Bennet's 'I Can't Give You Anything But Love'

August 27, 2014 04:04:30 GMT

and have released a video for their version of "I Can't Give You Anything But Love" from their upcoming jazz album. The low-key visuals shows footage of the unlikely pair, along with their band, recording the track and having fun together at a studio.
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Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett Release New Duet, Unveil 'Cheek to Cheek' Tracklist

August 20, 2014 03:59:32 GMT

A month before "" hits the stores on September 23, and excited fans with another song from their joint album. This time, the duo released a duet called "I Can't Give You Anything But Love".
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Lady GaGa Sets Release Date of Jazz Album With Tony Bennett

July 30, 2014 02:00:44 GMT

's long-delayed project with will finally see the light of day later this year. The "Applause" singer has officially announced that her joint jazz album with Bennett, "", will be released on September 23.
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Photos: Lady GaGa Hits the Studio for New Album With Tony Bennett

July 26, 2014 02:55:03 GMT

's long-delayed album with will still happen. The Mother Monster has proven it with some pictures taken while she was working in a studio recently. "Studio Rattin' with the Bennett Boys," she said of one of those photos that arrived via her Instagram on Thursday, July 24. Another photo came along with a caption that read, "It's a Standard night #CheekToCheek."
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Video: Lady GaGa Joins Tony Bennett Onstage at Montreal Jazz Festival

July 03, 2014 08:57:17 GMT

made an unexpected appearance during 's set at the Montreal Jazz Festival in Canada earlier this week. Bennett had performed some of his songs at the event when he introduced the pop star, who later appeared onstage wearing a beaded white sequin gown with a white cape.
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Video: Lady GaGa Rocks Obama's Inaugural Ball With Tony Bennett

January 24, 2013 08:45:49 GMT

Barack Obama's inaugural festivities were wrapped up Tuesday, January 22 with a private ball headlined by . The Mother Monster performed for Mr. President's campaign staffers along with accomplished jazz singer .
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Tony Bennett Records New Jazz Album With Lady GaGa

October 30, 2012 05:56:04 GMT

has got his hands full as things fall into place for his new collaboration with pop superstar . The "Fly Me to the Moon" crooner expressed his excitement for the project and said that he couldn't wait for the world to hear GaGa in a new light.
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Studio Version of Tony Bennett's 'Steppin' Out with My Baby' Ft. Christina Aguilera

October 17, 2012 03:43:27 GMT

and finally released a studio version of their soulful duet "Steppin' Out with My Baby". The twosome shared the stage to perform the song on a 2006 NBC TV special and then reunited to sing the same tune on "" and 2007 Emmy Awards.
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Kaleidoscope 2011: Important Events in Entertainment (Part 3/4)

December 30, 2011 09:04:29 GMT

Moving from the second to the third quarter of its 2011 Kaleidoscope, AceShowbiz took a stroll down the memory lane from July to September. In this summer blockbuster season, some of the big movies of the year like "" and "" made a grand entrance on the box office with record-breaking number of ticket sales, but it was the latter that outshone the others by scoring multiple records in the States on its opening week.
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Lady GaGa's Nude Sketch by Tony Bennett Sold for $30,000

December 24, 2011 19:42:34 GMT

's nude sketch made by went under the hammer online and fetched $30,000. The charcoal-on-paper artwork was one of the items related to GaGa that were sold on eBay charity auction.
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Lady GaGa's Nude Sketch by Tony Bennett Up for Auction

December 13, 2011 07:32:06 GMT

A nude sketch of is being auctioned off for charity. The charcoal portrait was made by jazz legend during a photo shoot with famed photographer Annie Leibovitz for the January 2012 issue of Vanity Fair, and was signed by him under his given name "Benedetto".
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Video Premiere: Tony Bennett Dances With Lady GaGa in 'Lady Is a Tramp'

October 03, 2011 02:32:37 GMT

's "The Lady Is a Tramp" music video which features has been premiered in full. Giving a look at their recording session in studio, it sees the 85-year-old jazz singer and the 25-year-old Mother Monster laying their vocals for the jazzy tune remake from the 1937 Rodgers and Hart musical "Babes in Arms".
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Tony Bennett and Lady GaGa's 'Lady Is a Tramp' Video Teaser

October 01, 2011 01:16:14 GMT

A short snippet of and 's music video for their duet track "The Lady Is a Tramp" is unleashed. Clocking in 15 seconds, the short snippet gives a glimpse at the 85-year-old jazz singer and the 25-year-old Mother Monster in studio laying their vocals for the song.
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J. Cole to Take Over Hot 200 Throne From Tony Bennett Next Week

September 29, 2011 05:04:28 GMT

Shortly after occupied No. 1 and scored his first chart topper on Billboard Hot 200, already he is predicted unable to hold the throne for another week. It's , the protege of , who is estimated to push aside the 85-year-old jazz/soul singer from the top spot.
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Tony Bennett Scores First No. 1 Album, to Premiere Lady GaGa Video Next Monday

September 29, 2011 03:21:44 GMT

85-year-old has finally claimed his throne for the very first time on Billboard Hot 200, becoming the oldest living artist to top the weekly rundown. Two years ago, it was who made headline when he got his first No. 1 album at the age of 67 with his "".
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Tony Bennett Says 'Sorry' for His Statements About Terrorists and U.S.

September 21, 2011 17:31:01 GMT

had an opinion that U.S. caused the 9/11 attacks but he quickly realized he may have upset several people. In a statement issued on Tuesday, September 20, the 85-year-old said, "I am sorry if my statements suggested anything other than an expression of my love for my country, my hope for humanity and my desire for peace throughout the world."
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Tony Bennett's 'Lady Is a Tramp' Ft. Lady GaGa Comes Out in Full

September 16, 2011 01:35:25 GMT

's new song "The Lady Is a Tramp" which features has surfaced in its entirety. It's a jazzy tune from the 1937 Rodgers and Hart musical "Babes in Arms". The remake is infused with some contemporary touch, making it more lively.
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Video Premiere: Tony Bennett's 'Body and Soul' Ft. Amy Winehouse

September 14, 2011 08:23:22 GMT

"Body and Soul" music video which features and has arrived. The clip was released on September 14, the day when the "Back to Black" hitmaker would have turned 28. It features footage of their recording session at Abbey Road Studios in London.
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Cheyenne Jackson Married Boyfriend of 11 Years

September 04, 2011 06:39:21 GMT

"" and Broadway star Cheyenne Jackson announced on his Twitter that he is now a married man. Jackson took advantage of the new New York marriage equality law and married his partner of 11 years, Monte Lapka, on Saturday, September 3.
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New 'Melancholia' Trailer Presents Stunning Cinematography

September 03, 2011 06:13:16 GMT

A new theatrical trailer for "" has hit the web. The promotional video that comes out via Yahoo! Movies puts its focus on the mesmerizing cinematography by Manuel Alberto Claro in addition to presenting a look at the sumptuous party to celebrate Justine and Michael's wedding in the home of her sister and brother-in-law.
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'Blue Bloods' Preview Features Carrie Underwood and Tony Bennett

September 03, 2011 05:52:39 GMT

Ahead of the September 23 premiere, "" season 2 has been previewed in a video. Making its way out via Entertainment Weekly, the promo gives a first look at and who make cameo appearance as themselves in the first episode.
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