Tony Bennett - Duets: The Making Of An American Classic download mp3 album
Duets: An American Classic is a studio album by Tony Bennett, released in 2006 via Columbia label. The album was released in conjunction with Bennett's 80th birthday the previous month. The songs selected were mostly ones that Bennett had played a major role in introducing into the Great American Songbook
Perhaps on this album Tony and company never got through a full take?)
Director: Jay Krugman. Starring: Tony Bennett, Bono, Barbra Streisand and others.
The discography of American traditional pop and jazz singer Tony Bennett consists of 57 studio albums, eleven live albums, thirty-one compilation albums, three video albums, one extended play and 81 singles. Almost all of Bennett's albums have been released by Columbia Records
Tony Bennett, a Queens-born singer, celebrates his 80th with his voice sounding as great as it has been for years; on Duets, he revisits some of his classics with a group of friends and admirers. Some of the guest appearances on these tracks are not really surprising, like Barbra Streisand's on "Smile. Celine Dion is one of those singers who suffers from bad choices in her own repertoire, but when given the opportunity to tackle a great song, she does it with gusto, as on "If I Ruled The World. An American Classic is a wonderful album, and it sounds great even after repeated spins.
This documentary about the making of Tony Bennett’s Duets album debuted on PBS on September 26, 2006 in the USA. It was later released on DVD on May 1, 2007. The entire documentary runs approximately one hour and was directed by Jay Krugman. The song that Bono performs with Bennett on the album is 3:02 and is a cover of I Wanna Be Around. In this video presentation we can see Bono and Bennett in the studio recording the song, and before the final verse, the documentary cuts away to a conversation between Bono and Bennett.
Tony Bennett - Duets - The Making of an American Classic. Tony Bennett: An American Classic. The year Tony Bennett turns 80, he releases the CD "Duets, An American Classic," and for Public Broadcasting System, he performs nine duets (eight from the album) and a solo in front of an audience in .
|2||–Tony Bennett, Bono||I Wanna Be Around|
|3||–Tony Bennett, Elvis Costello||Are You Havin' Any Fun?|
|4||–Tony Bennett, Tim McGraw||Cold, Cold Heart|
|5||–Tony Bennett, Dixie Chicks||Lullaby Of Broadway|
|6||–Tony Bennett, James Taylor||Put On A Happy Face|
|7||–Tony Bennett, Paul McCartney||The Very Thought Of You|
|8||–Tony Bennett, Michael Bublé||Just In Time|
|9||–Tony Bennett, Sting||The Boulevard Of Broken Dreams|
|10||–Tony Bennett, Diana Krall||The Best Is Yet To Come|
|11||–Tony Bennett, Elton John||Rags To Riches|
|12||–Tony Bennett, Juanes||The Shadow Of Your Smile|
|13||–Tony Bennett, k.d. lang||Because Of You|
|14||–Tony Bennett, John Legend||Sing, You Sinners|
|15||–Tony Bennett, Billy Joel||The Good Life|
|16||–Tony Bennett, Stevie Wonder||For Once In My Life|
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