Juanes, Seth MacFarlane, Trisha Yearwood Added To Grammy Sinatra Tribute
December 1, 2015 at 11:44 AM (PT)
JUANES, SETH MacFARLANE and TRISHA YEARWOOD have been added to the list of performers for "SINATRA 100 — An All-Star GRAMMY Concert," joining TONY BENNETT, GARTH BROOKS, ZAC BROWN, HARRY CONNICK JR., CELINE DION, ALICIA KEYS, LADY GAGA, JOHN LEGEND, ADAM LEVINE, CARRIE UNDERWOOD and USHER for the primetime special, presented by THE RECORDING ACADEMY, AEG EHRLICH VENTURES, and CBS-TV.
Honoring the legacy of the legendary nine-time GRAMMY winner FRANK SINATRA, the special celebrates the late icon's 100th birthday with a live concert taping WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2nd at WYNN LAS VEGAS ENCORE THEATER. The special will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on CBS-TV this SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6th, from 9–11p (ET/PT).
"This show is an amazing journey through FRANK SINATRA's music, cast with some of today's greatest artists," said three-time GRAMMY winner DON WAS, music director for the concert. "In paying homage to Mr. SINATRA's music and treating his legacy with the utmost respect, most of the artists will sing arrangements as originally crafted for him by giants DON COSTA, GORDON JENKINS, QUINCY JONES, and NELSON RIDDLE. It's going to be an incredible show!"