Tony Bennett, Marc Anthony & Thalia to Star in Univision's Holiday Special
12/07/2012 - 18:34 ||
Univision is celebrating the season with a holiday special that will have you up and dancing! The one-hour special, "Feliz Navidad Con Los Nuestros...Tony Bennett y Sus Amigos" will take an inside look at the recording of Bennett's "Viva Duets" album, which debuted at number 5 on the Billboard Top 200 album chart.
The special will feature Latin artists who have duets with Tony Bennett on the album, including Marc Anthony, Thalia, Romeo Santos, Juan Luis Guerra, Vicente Fernandez and more. The special marks Bennett as the first non-Latino artist wtih a Univision primetime special.
In a nod to the holidays, Bennett wil unveil newly recorded duets wtih Shaila Durcal and Armando Manzanero -- including a rendetion of "Silent Night."
"It has been a heartwarming journey to meet and record with all the artists from the Latin music world and I have been overwhelmed by their generous spirit and musicality," said Bennett. "I am truly honored to have been welcomed into this community of artists."
The special airs on Sunday, December 9 at 9 pm EST on Univision. Will you be watching?