Tony Bennet first let the word know that he left his heart here in San Francisco in 1962.
He was born Anthony Dominick Benedetto on August 3rd, 1926 in Astoria Queens, New York.
Sounds pretty sharp for 86. The secret must be in that Campari…
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Tony is often in the Bay Area, somehow I manage to miss him, I have yet to catch one of his shows…
He is also known for his paintings, he not only did the duet with Lady Gaga, but drew her // link here. Below a video of opposite ends of the Italian-American entertainer generations, part of his infamous recent series Duets II.