December 31, 2011
The Lady Is a Tramp
It's a wonderful music background to soak in the Christmas atmosphere and of course, New Year's too. Imagine sitting in a crowded American fine dining restaurant and listening to this kind of unmistakable, very popular American number.
I didn't know she can sing this good, very jazzy, very different from usual. I have to admit she's an amazing talent. So the story behind the duet with the legendary Tony Bennett is Vanity Fair. Lady Gaga stripped down to nothing and told Tony Bennet to draw her. He obliged and people at Vanity Fair took pictures of the whole thing.
“I walked in and said, ‘Well Tony, here we are’ and I dropped my robe and I got into position,” Gaga explained on her 90-minute special, A Very Gaga Thanksgiving. “I felt shy and thought, ‘It’s Tony Bennett, why am I naked?’ ”
Read the full story here.