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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)

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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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Snippets of Tony Bennett Feat. Mariah Carey and Lady GaGa

September 03, 2011 04:56:54 GMT

As 's highly-anticipated duet album draws nearer to its debut week, more snippets of the tracks are released. The latest ones are that of -featuring "When Do the Bells Ring for Me" and of -featuring "The Lady Is a Tramp".
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Nicki Minaj Draws Inspiration for Bizarre VMAs Outfit From Tokyo

August 29, 2011 06:51:20 GMT

Tokyo apparently has something to do with 's head-turning outfit at this year's MTV Video Music Awards. The "Fly" raptress generated buzz when hitting the black carpet on Sunday (August 28) night, wearing a metal dress with a pink tutu that she combined with colorful socks and leg warmers.
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MTV VMAs 2011: Amy Winehouse Tribute Ft. Russell Brand, Tony Bennett and Bruno Mars

August 29, 2011 06:50:15 GMT

tribute at the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards was led by , and . First, it was Brand who took the mic to remember the late singer. "She was a mate of mine and tragically this year we lost her," he said.
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Amy Winehouse VMAs Tribute to Feature Tony Bennett and Her Last Recording Session

August 24, 2011 01:24:00 GMT

Details of tribute at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards have been shared. It was confirmed that the special segment will feature and their session at Abbey Road Studios in London to record their duet "Body and Soul".
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Stars React to the Death of Amy Winehouse

July 24, 2011 04:39:38 GMT

's death is mourned by many artists and public figures from various fields who regret the fact that such talent went to waste. who has collaborated with her numerous times, tweeted, "She was my musical soulmate & like a sister to me. This is one of the saddest days of my life."
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Jane Lynch Mixes Up 'Do Something' With 'Do Someone' in Promo Video

July 22, 2011 05:42:14 GMT

gets hilarious in a new ad video for 2011 Do Something Awards. Promoting the awards that recognizes young people for their community service, the actress famous for her role as Sue Sylvester of "" finds out the shocking way she has got the name Do Something confused with Do Someone.
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Carrie Underwood and Tony Bennett to Duet on 'Blue Bloods' Season 2 Premiere

July 22, 2011 04:59:50 GMT

"" has booked multiple Grammy Award winners and to perform on the second season opener. Both of the singers will make cameo appearance as themselves and be musical guests at a fundraiser attended by Frank () and Erin () for the newly appointed mayor (David Ramsey).
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Report: Lady GaGa, U2, Beyonce and More on 'Idol' Finale

May 25, 2011 15:06:41 GMT

"" is not getting enough of . The controversial singer who had mentored the Top 4 this season reportedly has been invited to perform at the May 25 live finale, and so has 's and , , , , as well the surviving members of .
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