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Tony Bennett

This week In Male Balladeers 39/52

Tony Bennett, Leonard Cohen, Bee Gees, Jamie Cullum, Van Morrison, Bryan Ferry, Johnny Mathis, Tony Joe White, Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil, Sammy Davis Jr. & Andy Williams, Simply Red, Rod Stewart. They are the Male Balladeers…

Tony Bennett serenades London (1991)

September 6, 1991 - Tony Bennett sings at Prince Edward Theatre in London, England<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Tony-Bennett-My-Heart-Is-With-Tony-RVJ.jpeg' alt=' Tony Bennett - My Heart Is With Tony'…

Singing With Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres, Latin or not. We have selected eighteen of them : Paul Simon, Chaka Khan, Alejandro Fernandez, Jose Feliciano, Tony Bennett,…

Tony Bennett sings at Newport Jazz (2002)

August 10, 2002 - Tony Bennett will sing several standards at Newport Jazz Festival <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Tony-Bennett-My-Heart-Is-With-Tony-RVJ.jpeg' alt=' Tony Bennett - My Heart Is With Tony'…

Tony Bennett serenades Helsinki (2012)

August 6, 2012 - Tony Bennett plus his daughter Antonia on one number will perform at the Musiikkitalo Concert Hall in Helsinki, Finland<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Tony-Bennett-My-Heart-Is-With-Tony-RVJ.jpeg'…

Covers By Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse, who passed away today nine years ago, has covered quite a few songs either on television or as guest with other artists. We have selected ten of them : Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

We remember Amy Winehouse. ‘Back From Black’

This day (July 23, 2011), in Camden, London, died Amy Winehouse, an English singer and songwriter of R&B, soul and jazz.Digest Tracklist : Back To Black . Rehab . You Know I'M No Good . Tears Dry On Their Own . Love Is A Losing Game .…

We remember Henry Mancini. ‘Thematic’

This day (June 14, 1994), in Los Angeles, California, died Enrico Nicola Mancini a.k.a Henry Mancini, an American composer, conductor and arranger.Digest Tracklist : w/ Johnny Mathis - Two For The Road / Charade (1987) . w/ Tony Bennett…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 26

Prince & Lenny Kravitz, Dee Dee Bridgewater & Mike Hucknall, Ronald Isley & Burt Bacharach, Haley Reinhart & Tony Bennett, Oleta Adams & Tears For Fears, Little Steven and The Disciples Of Soul & Bruce Springsteen,…

Singing With Billy Joel

Billy Joel whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has sang with several of his male colleagues. We have selected twelve of them : Tony Bennett, Paul McCartney, John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Sting, Ray Charles,…

We remember Lena Horne. ‘A Star Was Horne’

This day (May 9, 2010), in New York City, New York, died Lena Mary Calhoun Horne a.k.a Lena Horne, an American singer and civil rights activist.Digest Tracklist : Stormy Weather/If You Believe (1982) . Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me…

This week In Jazz Legends 51

John Coltrane, Dexter Gordon, Jimmy Smith, Count Basie, Joshua Redman, Benny Golson, Freddie Hubbard, Stan Getz, Michel Legrand, Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald, The Modern Jazz Quartet, Toots Thielemans, Fred Hersch, Diane Schuur. They are…

We remember Count Basie. ‘For The Count’

This day (April 26, 1984), in Hollywood, Florida, died William 'Count' Basie a.k.a Count Basie, an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Sarah Vaughan,Tony Bennett,George Benson (1981) . w/ Oscar…

Norah & The Guys

Norah Jones whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has sang with a myriad of jazz, country and other male artists. We have selected thirteen of them : Keith Richards, John Mayer, Tony Bennett , Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Bob…

Singing With Sheryl Crow

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,…

This week In Jazz Legends 39

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.…