Birthday Boy Tony Bennett’s Gone Country
Tony Bennett, the last living “saloon singer” celebrates his 85th birthday today. He may have “Left His Heart In San Francisco”, but he is making his mark in country music.
Tony’s “Duets Two” album, to be released September 20th, features collaborations with Faith Hill, Carrie Underwood and Willie Nelson. Earlier, his first “Duets” album won three Grammys in 2006. The sequel also includes a duet recorded with the late rock singer, Amy Winehouse.
By the way, Tony Bennett will appear live in concert at the Stanley Theater in Utica on Saturday, November 12th. Happy Birthday “Tony Songs”.