February 26, 2009 – Stevie Wonder receives the Gershwin Prize at the White House. India Arie, Mary Mary, Tony Bennett, Esperanza Spalding, Martina McBride, Diana Krall and Paul Simon will sing for the occasion.
February 14, 2019 – for Valentine’s day, Billy Joel has invited Tony Bennett and his daughter Alexa Ray Joel,in the middle of his residency at Madison Square Garden in New York City
Sheryl Crow whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Grace Potter, Kid Rock, Vince Gill, Pat Benatar , Lukas Nelson, James Taylor, Jackson Browne, David Crosby, Chris Stapleton, Brandon Flowers, Tony Bennett, Smokey […]
February 8, 2015 – Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett, Ariana Grande, Madonna, Cheyenne Jackson, Alexandra Silber AC/DC, Miranda Lambert, Katy Perry, Jessie J, Tom Jones, Tenacious D, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney. They all perform at the 57th Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles
Tony Bennett’s ‘Tony Sings for Two’ is a studio album recorded with the pianist Ralph Sharon and released on February 6, 1961 by Columbia, Track Listing : 1.I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 01:24 . 2.Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 02:30 . 3.Nobody’S Heart (Richard […]
‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ is a studio album recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday and released on February 4, 1997 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 02:57 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) – 01:44 . 3.When A Woman Loves A Man (Bernie Hanighen, […]
Bill Evans, Carmen McRae, The Modern Jazz Quartet, Ella Fitzgerald & Sammy Davis Jr., J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding, Tony Bennett, Wayne Shorter, Sonny Rollins & Jim Hall, Anita O’Day, Weather Report, Donald Byrd, Herbie Hancock. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 246 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in […]
Tony Bennett’s ‘The Movie Song Album’ is a studio album (his ‘all time favorite’ ) released on January 31, 1966 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Maybe September (Ray Evans, Percy Faith, Jay Livingston) – 04:03 . 2.Girl Talk (Neal Hefti, Bobby Troup) – 03:14 . 3.The Gentle Rain (Luiz Bonfá, Matt Dubey) – 02:12 . […]
January 26, 1998 – you do not want to miss on ABC, the 1998 American Music Awards with among many others Janet Jackson, Spice Girls, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Tony Bennett, Mary J. Blige & George Benson.
Tony Bennett’s ‘Tony’ is an album (re-titled ‘Tony Bennett Showcase’) produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis Dunlap, Earl Hines) – 02:14 . 3.I’M Just A Lucky […]
January 12, 1959 – you do not want to miss Tony Bennett singing two songs at the “Danny Thomas Show” on CBS
Tony Bennett’s ‘Strike Up the Band’ is a studio album recorded on January 3 & 5, 1959 with Count Basie and his Orchestra and first released as ‘Basie Swings, Bennett Sings’ the same year by Roulette. Track Listing : 1.Strike Up The Band (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 01:33 . 2.I Guess I’Ll Have To […]
This day (December 25, 1995), in Beverly Hills, California, died Dino Paul Crocetti a.k.a Dean Martin, an American singer, film actor, television star and comedian. Tracklist : Everybody Loves Somebody . Mr Wondeful . w/ Louis Armstrong – Dixie Melodie . Small Exception Of Me . w/ Tony Bennett – Medley . Volare . Christmas […]
Miles Davis, Kenny Garrett, Grover Washington Jr, Milton Nascimento, Wagner Tiso, Tony Bennett, Ahmad Jamal, Yusef Lateef, Arturo O’Farrill, Oscar Peterson, Joe Pass, Pat Metheny, Brad Mehldau, Cyrus Chestnut, Buster Williams, Lenny White, Michael Brecker, David Liebman, Joe Lovano, Wadada Leo Smith, Ornette Coleman. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 197 Posts […]
Tony Bennett’s ‘In Person!’ is an album recorded on December 22 & 30, 1958 with the Count Basie Orchestra and released in 1959 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) – 01:45 . 2.When I Fall In Love (Edward Heyman, Victor Young) – 02:20 . 3.Taking A Chance […]
Frank Sinatra whose birthday is today, has duetted with a myriad of artists We have selected thirteen of them : Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Louis Armstrong, Dinah Shore, Doris Day, Nancy Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald , Liza Minelli Here, they are reunited in one […]
November 19, 2014 – Kevin Spacey, Boyz II Men, Natalie Maines, Josh Groban, Gavin DeGraw, Tony Bennett, LeAnn Rimes will join forces at the Gershwin Prize Award honoring Billy Joel at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.
Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records. Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) – 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues) (Peter Chatman) – 03:38 . 3.Don’T Cry Baby (Saul Bernie, […]