Tony Bennett to work with Lady Gaga again

Tony Bennett is keen to collaborate with Lady Gaga again in the future after getting on with her really well whilst working with her on his forthcoming album 'Cheek to Cheek'

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This article is from 2014.

Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett wants to work with Lady Gaga "as many times as possible in the future."

The 88-year-old singer has teamed up with the 'Applause' hitmaker, 28, on the upcoming jazz album 'Cheek to Cheek' and admits he's keen to collaborate with her again because they get along so well.

Speaking to the Daily Mirror newspaper, he said: "There were no moments of craziness or eccentricity when I was with her. She said that when she was 13 and singing jazz, 'Nobody ever paid any attention to me.' We get along great and she's just such a good improvised jazz singer. I think the public are going to say, 'I knew she could sing well but I didn't know she could sing THAT well'.

"I just love her and want to work with her as many times as possible in the future."

Meanwhile, the legendary singer is preparing for his forthcoming world tour and admits he has no plans to retire just yet because he's feeling physically better than ever and loves being up on stage.

He explained: "I have so many things I'd still like to do. Here I am at 88 years old and I still feel I can get better. No, I'm not retiring - I still have a lot to learn."

'Cheek to Cheek' is released on September 23.

This article is from 2014.

Lady Gaga: Joanne World Tour

Big electro tunes and even bigger costumes from poker-faced Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, in support of her fifth studio album, Joanne.

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Sun 15 Oct

£55 / 0871 945 6000

Manchester Arena

Tue 17 Oct

£40–£105 / 0844 847 8000

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Mon 9 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Wed 11 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Tony Bennett

The distinguished veteran crooner has aged gracefully and exudes effortless cool in his stage presence and idiosyncratic laidback interpretations of a host of standards.

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Wed 5 Jul

£45–£75 / 0844 907 9000

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 1 Jul

£45–£75 / 0141 353 8000

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Tue 27 Jun

£45–£100 / 020 7589 8212

Wed 28 Jun

£45–£100 / 020 7589 8212

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