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.
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.
This is a new couple alert of a different sort. Lady Gaga confirmed that she will be doing a jazz album with crooner and frequent collaborator Tony Bennett, with whom she sang 'The Lady Is a Tramp' and who sketched her in her birthday suit. Bennett was her date to the private inauguration event, where she performed for White House Staff, and she shared a new photo from the festivities.
Tony Bennett, who collaborated with Lady Gaga on 'The Lady is a Tramp,' which was featured on his ‘Duets II’ album, and who sketched her in the buff for Vanity Fair, has gone on record to state that they are indeed working on a jazz platter. There were rumors, but the crooner has confirmed it.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett showed what they can do together on her Thanksgiving Day special and for their version of 'The Lady Is a Tramp' for his 'Duets II' album. Gaga and the crooner had such good chemistry -- not to mention the fact that he sketched her in her birthday suit -- that they want to take advantage of their working relationship and do a full album of duets! We love when generations collide.
Lady Gaga's Thanksgiving special was filled with plenty of entertaining moments, but there was one eyebrow raising tidbit when the singer revealed that she had previously stripped down for the legendary Tony Bennett.
That's right, Gaga got naked for the crooner, but it was all in the name of art. Bennett used the pop star as a muse for a
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett have finally released the video for 'The Lady Is a Tramp.' In the clip for the song, which appears on Tony Bennett's latest album 'Duets II,' Gaga dons a teal, cropped wig and a glamorous black, lacy dress, while Bennett also keeps it classy in a traditional black suit. Their attire isn't the only classic element either, since the whole video setting has an old-school feel, as the duo sings to each other in the studio for the entirety of the clip.