[From Access Hollywood]
In an interview with Access Hollywood, jazz legend Tony Bennett revealed
that he and Whitney Houston will record a "wonderful ballad" together.
Bennett said to expect a ballad from his collaboration with Houston, and
hints that the timing of its release will be appropriate.
"It's a wonderful ballad," he said. "It's a great ballad, and it fits the
While they haven't recorded the song yet, Bennett said he is open to working
in whatever locale is most amenable to Houston.
"Anywhere," he said. "Wherever it is convenient for her."
The jazz singer said he learned of Houston's desire to work with him, which
she announced on Access Hollywood, from a fan while walking the streets of
"I was walking down 5th avenue...and this lady said, 'Tony, did you hear
what Whitney Houston said about you...she wants to sing with you.' I said,
'You're kidding.' I couldn't believe it."
NEWSFILE: 5 OCTOBER 2004