The performance is part of the hotel’s Atlantis LIVE show series. Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga just started their worldwide “Cheek To Cheek” concert trip in Las Vegas with sold-out shows on December 30 & 31. Tickets for the June 13, 2015 efficiency will certainly go on sale Thursday, January 22, 2015.
These when in a lifetime efficiencies will feature tracks from their Grammy-nominated cd Cheek To Cheek which debuted at # 1 on the Billboard 200 charts upon its launch on Sept. 23 to extensive essential recognition. At 88, Bennett remains the oldest artist in songs industry history to have an album on the # 1 spot on the Billboard graphes. Cheek To Cheek marks Lady Gaga’s 3rd consecutive # 1 cd launch in just over 3 years.
Billboard named “Cheek To Cheek” the # 1 Jazz Album of 2014.
Cheek To Cheek features timeless jazz standards sung by Lady Gaga and also Tony Bennett in a mix of vocal duets and also solo efficiencies. From the title track, to “But Beautiful” to “I Won’t Dance,” the document showcases the chemistry in between both musicians, who cover 60 years in age. As Bennett says, “What I really love concerning being a jazz vocalist is that jazz musicians are very creative, really truthful, from phrase to phrase” as well as Lady Gaga includes, “We wanted to make something that seemed excellent because of the high quality of the feeling … the sincerity.” Cheek To Cheek additionally includes the Lady Gaga solo “Lush Life,” gone along with by Tony Bennett’s solo of “Sophisticated Lady.” The two songs praise each various other, as Lady Gaga explains, “I enjoyed making ‘Lush Life,’ Tony mentored me mentally via the process,” as well as Tony Bennett includes, “I sang ‘Sophisticated Lady’ to answer her on ‘Lush Life,’ and since Duke Ellington created it, who collaborated with Billy Strayhorn, the author of ‘Lush Life.'” Tape-recorded in New York City, Cheek To Cheek took over a year to finish as well as features jazz musicians connected with both artists including participants of Bennett’s quartet: Mike Renzi, Gray Sargent, Harold Jones and also Marshall Wood also pianist Tom Ranier. Jazz trumpeter Brian Newman, a long-time good friend as well as colleague of Lady Gaga appears on the cd also with his NYC-based jazz quintet. Jazz soloists on selected tracks include tenor saxophonist Joe Lovano, trumpeter George Rabbai and also flutist Paul Horn, that passed away in July.For much more info on tickets and bookings, call 1-800-Atlantis or see AtlantisBahamas.com.