What’s on TV Tonight?: ‘Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek Live!’

by Sandi Berg
Taped at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall on July 28, the concert features classic selections from the Great American Songbook, each handpicked by the artists, including “It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing),” “Sophisticated Lady,” “Lush Life,” “Anything Goes,” and the title track from their #1 chart topping and critically acclaimed album, Cheek To Cheek.
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Throughout the concert, Bennett and Gaga demonstrate a strong camaraderie and affection belying the six-decade age differential.
The musical program includes:
  • “Anything Goes” (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • “Cheek to Cheek” (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • “Nature Boy” (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • “How Do You Keep the Music Playing?” (Tony Bennett)
  • “Bang Bang” (My Baby Shot Me Down) (Lady Gaga)
  • “Firefly” (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • “I Won’t Dance” (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • “Lush Life” (Lady Gaga)
  • Sophisticated Lady (Tony Bennett)
  • Let’s Face the Music and Dance (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • But Beautiful (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)
  • It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) (Tony Bennett/Lady Gaga)

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