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    Lady Gaga to Record With Tony Bennett

    FILE - This Dec. 15, 2012 file photo shows singer Lady Gaga performing at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Lady Gaga says she's completed surgery to fix her hip. The singer posted on her blog late Wednesday that she had hip surgery and that it ìhappened so fast.î She canceled her "Born This Way Ball" tour last week. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file)

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    A match made in music heaven, or a disaster waiting to happen? Lady Gaga is set to record a new album this summer ... with 86-year-old crooner Tony Bennett. Inspired by the only song they have recorded together, "The Lady Is a Tramp," on his album Duets II, the pair will start recording a full-length jazz album in June. What's bringing this odd couple together for such a major collaboration? Says Bennett, "Once you have an idea, then you go for it." We couldn't have said it better ourselves.

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