American singer Tony Bennett turned 90 in August and now NBC is celebrating his life and career with a TV special, Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come. A number of celebrity singers will come on stage and perform including Bennett’s most recent duet partners Lady Gaga, Michael Bublé, Billy Joel, Elton John, k.d. lang, Rufus Wainwright and Stevie Wonder. In the audience will be Bennett’s wife, Susan Crow.
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Crow is Bennett’s third wife. They met in the late 1980s and married in 2007. Crow is a former New York City schoolteacher who is 40 years Bennett’s junior. Together they founded the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Queens, a public high school which opened in 2001. Crow says of her husband, “He’s always romantic – every day.”