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Tony Bennett
Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age, Bio

Tony Bennett Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age, Bio


: 03 August 1926


: 94 years old


: Leo

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  • Tony Bennett is an American singer of traditional pop standards, big band, show tunes, and jazz
  • He is also a painter, having created works under the name Anthony Benedetto that are on permanent public display in several institutions
Born:03 August 1926
How old is Tony Bennett in 2020? / Age: 94 years
Zodiac sign:Leo

 Who is Tony Bennett? / Facts   

  • He is the founder of the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria, Queens, New York
  • Born and raised in Astoria to an Italian-American family, Bennett began singing at an early age
  • He fought in the final stages of World War II as a US Army infantryman in the European Theater
  • Afterward, he developed his singing technique, signed with Columbia Records and had his first number-one popular song with "Because of You" in 1951
  • Several top hits such as "Rags to Riches" followed in the early 1950s
  • He then refined his approach to encompass jazz singing
  • He reached an artistic peak in the late 1950s with albums such as The Beat of My Heart and Basie Swings, Bennett Sings
  • In 1962, Bennett recorded his signature song, "I Left My Heart in San Francisco"
  • His career and his personal life experienced an extended downturn during the height of the rock music era
  • Bennett staged a comeback in the late 1980s and 1990s, putting out gold record albums again and expanding his reach to the MTV Generation while keeping his musical style intact
  • He has won 19 Grammy Awards (including a Lifetime Achievement Award, presented in 2001) and two Emmy Awards, and was named an NEA Jazz Master and a Kennedy Center Honoree
  • He has sold over 50 million records worldwide

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Last update: 13 August 2020
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