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Legendary singer Tony Bennett passes away at age 96

Legendary singer Tony Bennett passes away at age 96
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We're sad to announce the passing of legendary singer Tony Bennett at the age of 96. 

According to sources, Bennett passed away in his hometown of New York on Friday. While the specific cause of death of Tony Bennett has not yet been determined, the 'Body and Soul' singer had been fighting Alsheimer's disease since 2016.

Known for his unbeatable hits 'The Way You Look Tonight', 'Body and Soul', '(I Left My Heart) In San Francisco' and more, the talented singer had the pleasure of collaborating with many stars throughout the years. His long list of collaborations includes none other than Lady Gaga, Barbra Streisand, Elton John, Gloria Estefan, Billy Joel, John Legend, Celine Dion, and more.

"The beloved singer, doting husband and loving father, is survived by Susan and his four children, as well as four grandchildren," as said by ET.

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