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Let There Be Love. Love for Sale. Cole Porter. Crazy Rhythm. The Beat of My Heart. So Beats My Heart for You. Blues in the Night. Lazy Afternoon. Let's Face the Music and Dance. In the late s, Bennett entered into a long-term romantic relationship with Susan Crow, a former New York City schoolteacher. Bennett and Crow founded Exploring the Arts, a charitable organization dedicated to creating, promoting, and supporting arts education.
At the same time they founded and named after Bennett's friend the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Queens, a public high school dedicated to teaching the performing arts, which opened in and would have a very high graduation rate. Danny Bennett continues to be Tony's manager while Dae Bennett is a recording engineer who has worked on a number of Tony's projects and who opened Bennett Studios in Englewood, New Jersey innow shuttered due to the downturn of major label budgets combined with skyrocketing overhead.
Tony's younger daughter Antonia is an aspiring jazz singer who opens shows for her father. In AugustBennett turned eighty years LP.
The birthday itself was an occasion for publicity, which then extended through the rest of the following year. Bennett was awarded the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Award in the highest honor that the United States bestows upon jazz musicians.
Bush personally told him at the Kennedy Center in December that he felt he had made a mistake invading Iraq, to which a Bush spokesperson replied, "This account is flatly wrong. My life experiences, ranging from the Battle of the Bulge to marching with Martin Luther King, made me a life-long humanist and pacifist, and reinforced my belief that violence begets violence and that war is the lowest form of human behavior.
In SeptemberBennett released Duets IIa follow-up to his first collaboration album, in conjunction with his 85th birthday. The album then debuted at number one on the Billboardmaking Bennett the oldest living artist to reach that top spot, as well as marking the first time he had reached it himself. In the wake of the premature deaths of Winehouse and Whitney HoustonBennett called for the legalization of drugs in February In SeptemberBennett performed for the first time in Israelwith his jazz quartet at the Charles Bronfman Auditorium in Tel Avivreceiving a standing ovation.
On August 19,shortly after his 90th birthday, Bennett was honored by the unveiling of an 8-foot tall statue in his likeness in front of the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco.
Bennett had first sung the song at the hotel in On December 20,NBC televised a special concert in honor of his 90th birthday. In SeptemberBennett re-recorded the George Gershwin song " Fascinating Rhythm ", after 68 years and days, according to the Guinness adjudicator, earning the title of "longest time between the release of an original recording and a re-recording of the same single by the same artist".
Bennett has also had success as a painter, done under his real name of Anthony Benedetto or just Benedetto. He sketches or paints every day, often of views out of hotel windows when he is on tour. He has exhibited his work in numerous galleries around the world. I'm not staying contemporary for the big record companies, I don't follow the latest fashions.
I never sing a song that's badly written. In the s and '30s, there was a renaissance in music that was the equivalent of the artistic Renaissance.
Cole Porter, Johnny Mercer and others just created the best songs that had ever been written. These are classics, and finally they're not being treated as light entertainment. This is classical music. Bennett has won 20 Grammy Awards Let There Be Love - Tony Bennett - The Beat Of My Heart (Vinyl a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award,   as follows years shown are the year in which the ceremony was held and the award was given, not the year in which the recording was released :.
Bennett has won two Emmy Awards as follows years shown are the year in which the ceremony was held and the award was given, not the year in which the program aired :. The biggest selling of these in the U. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Bennett, Tony. This article is about the American singer. For the coach, see Tony Bennett basketball. For other people named Tony Bennett, see Tony Bennett disambiguation.
American singer. Patricia Beech. Sandra Grant. Susan Crow. Traditional pop show tunes swing jazz easy listening. He excites me when I watch him.
He moves me. He's the singer who gets across what the composer has in mind, and probably a little more. Main article: Tony Bennett discography.
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