tony bennett

After a decade or two of seeing his career hit the skids – beginning in 1965 when he parted from Sharon and his wife, Patricia – Bennett came good again in the 1980s, a period which began darkly enough for him with the Internal Revenue Service attempting to seize his LA home, and a near fatal cocaine overdose. You might recall the cinematic tilting of a hat or two in 1984\’s \”The Pope Of Greenwich Village\”, a timely plug which clearly helped cement his credibility with a younger audience.

Vegas and Hollywood never seemed so inviting.

TONY BENNETT: I LEFT MY HEART IN SAN FRANCISCO from \”I Left My Heart In San Francisco\” LP (Columbia) 1962 (US)



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