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    Wed, 28 Dec 2011 11:02:44

    Tony Bennett "Duets II" Sessions to Air on PBS on Jan. 27 - He worked with lots of contemporary artists

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    Tony Bennett made music history with the Grammy-nominated record Duets II when it debuted at the top of the Billboard Album charts, making Bennett the oldest vocal artist ever to achieve the much-coveted No. 1 slot.

    The album was recently nominated for three Grammys, including Best Traditional Pop Vocal, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s).

    Tony Bennett: Duets II, a presentation of THIRTEEN's Great Performances, features the singer's greatest hits, performed by Bennett and today's biggest stars, including John Mayer, Michael Bublé, k.d. lang, Sheryl Crow, Willie Nelson, Queen Latifah, Norah Jones, Josh Groban, Faith Hill, Alejandro Sanz, Carrie Underwood and more.

    The sessions, filmed to capture the magic of these performers singing with the master of the Great American Songbook, airs on Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at 9 PM on PBS; check local listings.

    Did you check out Duets II yet? If so, which is your favorite?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    12.28.11



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