Tony Bennett just said that he and Lady Gaga have their big swing album mapped out on paper. Now, he has revealed that the May-December duo will execute their plans in the studio after she recovers from the hip surgery that forced a premature end of the American leg of the Born This Way Ball tour. The two plan to hit the studio in June to put music to tape.
Even though what happens in Las Vegas is supposed to stay in Las Vegas, that doesn't always happen. In fact, it often comes out through song.
There's something about Sin City that's inspiring. Is it the gambling? The heat? The nightlife? The drive-thru chapels? The playing card metaphors? The Elvis impersonators? The mustang ranches? Whatever it is -- likely a combination of all of them -- Las Vegas, the mecca of American hedonism and risky business, is a muse for some of the best pop songs ever
They are a true collision of generations, and the crooner brings out the best in Gaga. He really helps her to show off her jazzy side and offers an inkling of what creative road Mama Monster could go down 20 years from now.
Lady Gaga may be recovering from hip surgery and off the road, but she remains in the news. The Mother Monster was dealt a crushing blow last summer when she had to cancel her show in Indonesia due to a sect of religious extremists threatening to intercept her at the airport and to cause trouble at her show if she played it.
Lady Gaga spends her life entertaining her fans, happily so. But now that she is holed up and recovering from hip surgery, which forced the cancellation of her Born This Way Ball in the U.S., she has come up with a clever way to occupy herself. She purchased 27 koi carp fish to entertain her.