Tony Bennett, Univision partner on Viva Duets
Gabriel Miramar-Garcia | 20-08-2012
Univision will present the worldwide online premiere of the video trailer for Tony Bennett's forthcoming Hispanic-focused CD, Tony Bennett: Viva Duets, which features a sneak peak at the crooner's latest CD project due to be released worldwide on 23 October.
Univision.com will premiere the trailer at 2 p.m. ET online on 21 August, and the broadcast premiere will follow on Univision's top-rated "Primer Impacto" TV series at 5:20 p.m. ET.
The trailer includes footage of Tony and Chayanne performing Bennett's classic hit, "The Best Is Yet To Come," as well as an audio clip of Bennett's duet with Dani Martin.
The album is is the singer's third duets-themed project, following the platinum selling and critically praised Duets and Duets II. Featuring many top names in the Latin recording industry, this outing finds Bennett performing his greatest hits with the likes of Marc Anthony, Miguel Bose, Roberto Carlos, Ana Carolina, Chayanne, Franco De Vita, Gloria Estefan, Vicente Fernandez, Maria Gadu, Juan Luis Guerra, Dani Martin, Romeo Santos, Thalia and Vicentico, with additional duet guests to be announced.
While it does have Latin America theme, the album features performances in English, Spanish and Portuguese with artists representing eight countries and three continents.