Tony Bennett Previews New Album on QVC
The latest record from Tony Bennett will go on sale Sept. 25, but eager fans can get a sneak peek on Saturday, Sept. 1 when the legendary crooner appears on QVC’s Q Sessions Live for a special concert. Performing in Bennett Studios in Englewood, N. J., Bennett will preview songs from his forthcoming album Tony Bennett Sings the Ultimate American Songbook, Volume 1, as well as sing a number of his classic tunes.
Viewers will be able to place advance orders on QVC during the show, during which Bennett will also discuss his new album and the inspiration behind it. The Ultimate American Songbook, Vol. 1 features a special five-track bonus CD in addition to the 15-song compilation created especially for QVC, which can be ordered at the QVC Web site or by calling 800.340.1515.
In other TV-related Tony Bennett news, PBS will air a special about the 81-year old singer on Sept. 12 as part of its American Masters series, entitled The Music Never Ends.