Tony Bennett has been entered in the Guinness Book of Records. The singer set a new record with the album “Love For Sale” recorded with Lady Gaga.
Tony Bennett, or rather Anthony Dominick Benedetto is a popular American jazz singer of Italian origin. Over the years of his career, the musician has been repeatedly awarded with Grammy Awardsand in 2006 he received the NEA Jazz Masters Award. Unfortunately, 10 years later the artist was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, which has recently started to progress to such an extent that Bennett announced the end of his musical career.
Tony Bennett in the Guinness Book of Records. What has he done?
It is supposed to be a farewell to the stage album recorded together with Lady Gaga. “Love for Sale” is the second album made by an exceptional duo. After the premiere, the album conquered the world charts. On the most important of them – Billboard 200, it made its debut in 8th place.
The album also made the Bennett was written in the Guinnesss Book of Records. It is currently the oldest person who released the album with the premiere material. The musician has 95 years.
As Lady Gaga emphasizes when talking about cooperation with Bennett:
Every time I see Tony Bennett singing, I see a happy young boy. This makes the singing experience very liberating. Working with Tony in the studio, we had the opportunity to connect souls, at the same time I drew from his wisdom, from many years of experience.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett came up with the idea to record “Love For Sale” shortly after, when their first album, “Cheek To Cheek,” debuted at the top of the Billboard chart in 2015. The album “Love For Sale”, recorded at Electric Lady Studios in New York, is amazing an elegant and hit combination of jazz, big band and orchestral arrangements.
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga – “Love For Sale” Tracklist
Night and Day
Love For Sale
Do I Love You
I Concentrate On You
I Get a Kick Out of You
So In Love
Let’s Do It
Just One of Those Things
I’ve Got You Under My Skin (DELUXE VERSION)
You’re The Top (DELUXE VERSION)