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Season 39, Episode 9 Tony Bennett Duets II

First Aired: January 27, 2012

The making of Tony Bennett's 2011 chart-topping "Duets II" album, which features some of his greatest hits recast as duets with various singers, is documented. The sessions include "Body and Soul" with Amy Winehouse; "The Lady Is a Tramp" with Lady Gaga; "How Do You Keep the Music Playing" with Aretha Franklin; "Stranger in Paradise" with Andrea Bocelli; "Don't Get Around Much Anymore" with Michael Bublé; "Speak Low" with Norah Jones; and "On the Sunny Side of the Street" with Willie Nelson.

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perh… (more)

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