Posts Tagged ‘Firefly’

Tony Bennett NBC Special

Tony Bennett portrait 2016 Billboard 1548 1024x677 Tony Bennett NBC SpecialA two hour NBC Special Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best is Yet to Come will air tonight at 9PM. Tune in and celebrate a true milestone for the greatest living vocalist of popular music with the likes of Aretha Franklin, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Michael Bublé, Billy Joel, Lady Gaga, and many more! Bless you Tony Bennett!

Click HERE to order the deluxe companion album featuring Cy Coleman‘s iconic compositions “The Best is Yet to Come” and “Firefly”.

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Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Cheek to Cheek: LIVE! DVD/Blu-ray

816ll3odiVL. SX522  Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Cheek to Cheek: LIVE! DVD/Blu rayTaped at Jazz at Lincoln Center‘s Frederick P. Rose Hall in July of last year, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga’s Cheek to Cheek: Live! is now available on DVD/Blu-ray. The concert features selections from the Great American Songbook including Cy Coleman & Carolyn Leigh’s “Firefly”. The album of the same name debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 Album chart and also hit #1 on the Jazz Album and Traditional Jazz Album charts, is nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album and has just been certified Gold by the RIAA. Click HERE to order.

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Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga cover Coleman

91414 GagaBennettInside ctr 1024x980 Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga cover Coleman4 Stars: Their tandem versions of Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and Cy Coleman emphasize the swing in the songs. Gaga has a blast bending the notes in the Gershwins’ “They All Laughed” or running the scales with madcap abandon in Coleman’s “Firefly”. – NY Daily News

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga‘s new jazz album, Cheek to Cheek is IN STORES TODAY from Columbia/Interscope Records. The album also features great standards by the likes of George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, and Billy Strayhorn. You can get an expanded deluxe version HERE. The album was recorded in New York City and features world-class performances by musicians Mike Renzi, Gray Sargent, Harold Jones, Marshall Wood, Tom Lanier, Brian Newman, Joe Lavano and Paul Horn.

“Lady Gaga and Bennett have created a jazz album that will reach far wider than most and, more important, has something valuable to say” - Chicago Tribune

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They call her Firefly…

10553859 10152436447509902 4133783231282985670 o 1024x1024 They call her Firefly...Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga have recorded Cy Coleman & Carolyn Leigh’s swing classic “Firefly” for their new album, Cheek to Cheek due September 23 from Columbia/Interscope Records. The album, a collection of great standards by the likes of Coleman, George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, and Irving Berlin, is available now for pre-order. You can get it HERE. The album was recorded in New York City and features jazz musicians Mike Renzi, Gray Sargent, Harold Jones, Marshall Wood, Tom Lanier, Brian Newman, Joe Lavano and Paul Horn.

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