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The singer’s son emphasized that Bennett's talent is still present, but the family doesn’t want to risk an onstage accident.
The duo's jazzy version of “I Get a Kick Out of You” will appear on "Love for Sale," which is being billed as Bennett's last studio release.
The iconic jazz musician, who has a follow-up to his 2015 album with Lady Gaga coming out in the spring, has reportedly been battling the disease since 2016.
Cavaliers head coach Tony Bennett said the national champions “would have to respectfully decline an invitation" to Donald Trump's official residence.
Country queen Kacey Musgraves took home the night's top prize for her album "Golden Hour."
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The legendary singer discussed wanting to work with Queen Bey, his time in show business and what's next.
Not only is he humble, but he also inspires young people.
Fast forward about 3,000 years to Israel Horovitz' play Out of the Mouths of Babes. In this striking Cherry Lane Theatre production (www.cherrylanetheatre.org), the Babes are adults. Out of their mouths comes wit..with claws. Picture four sassy, savvy, snarky babes -- all ex-wives and lovers of the same beloved Professor -- clumped together in one Paris apartment for his funeral.
Natalie Cole often told me that she liked to sing "with a smile in my voice." Not long before she died, she mentioned what she wanted her epitaph to be. She captured herself with impressive economy: "Natalie Cole: the daughter of a king, the mother of a prince, a friend to all."
Beyond "Over the Rainbow," however, The Wizard of Oz proved that Harold Arlen was capable of writing a sophisticated, integrated musical score, creating songs that advanced the plot of a superior story, rather than songs that merely ornamented pedestrian scripts.
In the film, called The Zen of Bennett, Tony talks about his war experience. Seeing so much death caused him to be a pacifist after surviving it. Killing, he says, is the lowest form of human behavior.
Broadway luminaries attended the American Theater Wing gala on Monday night at the Plaza Hotel to honor James Earl Jones
Was I kidding myself all along about this twelve-by-two mile enchanted island, or am I just getting too old to appreciate it?
Ever since 1978, each time I returned to my most beloved jazz festival, I left with with visions and sounds that are easy to remember.
The last thing the world needs is another rock star singing standards. Rod Stewart earned himself another few hundred years in purgatory with his multi-volume take on the Great American Songbook.