After months of patience, fans of Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett were finally able to secure Cheek to Cheek--a new joint album from the iconic crooner and eclectic pop star--on Sept. 23. Several months of delay didn’t slow the momentum of the 2014 collection of jazz standards, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week.
Featuring songs by composers like Irvi… more
Since you’re here, you’re most likely a music fan. And one of the biggest names in music over the last 50 years has been Van Morrison. His full name is George Ivan Morrison and he’s originally from Northern Ireland. He is probably the most famous singer-songwriter to come from that country and it’s not hard to see why. He has created some of the best albums in … more
There are some musicians that are really good. There are some that have been around for decades. But in Van Morrison, you get both in one package. Van Morrison, whose name is actually George Ivan Morrison, has been performing all around the world since the 1950s. He was born in 1945 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He has been one of the most prolific singer-songwriters over the last hal… more
Meet the machine that is Tony Bennett. The man is 82 years old and yet he displays more energy than plenty of men in their 20s. Tony has led a life of career interruptions. Beginning in his early 20s, his career was disrupted by the outbreak of World War II, only to be resumed and taken to greater heights in the 50s and 60s. In the mid 60s, however, he encountered yet more opposition … more