The Empire State Building celebrated Tony Bennett’s 90th birthday

The Empire State Building held a special tribute on August 3 to celebrate the 90th birthday of vocalist and New York City native Tony Bennett.

 

Singer-songwriter Lady Gaga flipped the switch for the building’s choreographed music-to-light show. The iconic skyscraper was then lit up in the colors of the Italian and American flags, in honor of Bennett’s Italian-American heritage. In addition to Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Bruce Willis, John Travolta and Martin Scorsese were all in attendance.

 

Matt Micucci
Matt Micucci

Matt Micucci is the Online Editor of JAZZIZ Magazine.

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