Great Performances

Getting Up Close and Personal with Tony Bennett and His Song Mates

Posted on 01/20/2012 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentWe’ve heard the Grammy-nominated album.  Now PBS’ “Great Performances” is treating viewers to a look at the making of our own Tony Bennett’s “Duets II” Friday night (1/27).  It’s the Great American Crooner with partners including Michael Buble, Josh Groban, Willie Nelson, Aretha Franklin and Faith Hill.  Watching these artists smiling at each other and grooving on one another’s vocalizations is fun – as is finding out which performers mix with Tony best.  Notice how he lights up with Lady …