Originally performed by Adelaide Hall, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” has been recorded by the likes of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Billie Holliday, Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, and, more recently, Rufus Wainwright.
For their version, Gaga and Bennett open with a little high hat and an electric organ — not taking you to church so much as to the back of that smoke-filled dive bar. Check it out, below.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett’s collaborative album of jazz standards drops on September 23, and its full 12-song track listing (16 on the deluxe edition of the LP) is now viewable on iTunes.
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