180 Gram Vinyl Record
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180-gram gatefold double LP with new cover art!
Frank Sinatra's groundbreaking and highly successful album, Duets, was originally released in 1993 and was referred to as "The Recording Event of the Decade." Certified 3x-platinum, Duets brought together an array of global superstars including Charles Aznavour, Anita Baker, Tony Bennett, Bono, Natalie Cole, Gloria Estefan, Aretha Franklin, Kenny G, Julio Iglesias, Liza Minnelli, Carly Simon, Barbara Streisand and Luther Vandross for an album of standards including many songs instantly associated with the "Chairman of the Board."
Duets made history for its cutting-edge recording techniques, it's renowned stars and for being one of the top-selling albums of 1993, putting the then 77-year-old Sinatra at the No. 2 spot on the Billboard charts between Pearl Jam's Vs. and Meatloaf's Bat Out Of Hell II.
The highly successful follow-up, Duets II, was released the next year. Duets II includes Jimmy Buffett, Neil Diamond, Lena Home, Chrissie Hynde, Antonio Carlos Joblm, Patti LaBelle, Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme, Luis Miguel, Lorrie Morgan and others. Once again, Sinatra celebrated a Top 10 record with Duets II charting at No. 9 on Billboard's Top 200 chart.
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of this groundbreaking, multi-platinum selling album, Capitol/Universal Music Enterprises has released a newly-mastered edition featuring the original Duets and Duets II together in one package.
|The Lady Is A Tramp with Luther Vandross|
|What Now My Love with Aretha Franklin|
|I've Got A Crush On You with Barbra Streisand|
|Summer Wind with Julio Iglesias|
|Come Rain Or Come Shine with Gloria Estefan|
|New York, New York with Tony Bennett|
|They Can't Take That Away From Me with Natalie Cole|
|You Make Me Feel So Young with Charles Aznavour|
|Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry / In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning with Carly Simon|
|I've Got The World On A String with Liza Minnelli|
|Witchcraft with Anita Baker|
|I've Got You Under My Skin with Bono|
|All The Way / One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) with Kenny G|
|For Once In My Life with Gladys Knight and Stevie Wonder|
|Come Fly With Me with Luis Miguel|
|Bewitched with Patti LaBelle|
|The Best Is Yet To Come with Jon Secada|
|Moonlight In Vermont with Linda Ronstadt|
|Fly Me To The Moon with Antonio Carlos Jobim|
|Luck Be A Lady with Chrissie Hynde|
|A Foggy Day with Willie Nelson|
|Where Or When with Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme|
|Embraceable You with Lena Horne|
|Mack The Knife with Jimmy Buffett|
|How Do You Keep The Music Playing? / My Funny Valentine with Lorrie Morgan|
|My Kind Of Town with Frank Sinatra, Jr.|
|The House I Live In (That's America To Me) with Neil Diamond|