Siriusly Sinatra features music from Frank Sinatra and the greatest singers of all time performing standards from the Great American Songbook.
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About Tony Bennett:
Entering his seventh decade as a recording artist with17 Grammy Awards including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award to his credit, Bennett has earned his legendary status many times over. He remains the Columbia recording artist with the greatest longevity at the label and his DUET II CD, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album charts making him the oldest artist to achieve the top spot at the age of 85. His 2007 prime-time special, "Tony Bennett: An American Classic," won seven Emmy Awards and was directed by Academy Award winner Rob Marshall.He is a Kennedy Center Honoree and an NEA Jazz Master. Bennett marched alongside Martin Luther King in his 1965 civil rights march and was honored with the Martin Luther King's Salute to Greatness Award and the UN's Humanitarian Award. In addition to performing, he is a visual artist as well, with three of his original paintings featured in the permanent collection at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC. He has published four books his autobiography, "The Good Life," two books of his paintings, "Tony Bennett: What My Heart Has Seen," and "Tony Bennett In the Studio: A Life of Art and Music" and the most recent, "Tony Bennett: Life Is A Gift." Bennett founded, in association with the Department of Education in New York City, the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts a public arts high school in his hometown of Astoria, Queens. With his wife Susan, he established Exploring the Arts, a charitable organization which supports arts Education in NYC public high schools. Exploring the Arts supports 14 public high schools throughout New York City. This past fall saw the release ofa new CD, TONY BENNETT: VIVA DUETS, a book "LIFE IS A GIFT: THE ZEN OF BENNETT," and the documentary film, THE ZEN OF BENNETT.For more information please visitwww.tonybennett.com.
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