This week officially brings music fans the long-awaited release of Cheek to Cheek, the highly talked about and forever delayed duet album by Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga. While many Gaga and Bennett fans have been tapping their feet impatiently for over a year waiting to get a hold of the record physically or digitally, many music fans may still be surprised at the unlikely pairing. The eccentric, sometimes raunchy Mother Monster teaming up with one of the classiest old time singers in the business? Seems like a strange. But hey, good vocals are good vocals, right?
The Gaga and Bennett pairing does bring up an interesting point. There has been a heck of a lot of unlikely duet collaborations over the years in mainstream music. Some real bizarre stuff! So in the spirit of all of the unexpected collaborations, let’s play a little trivia, shall we?
Here’s our challenge to you music buffs. Let’s test your knowledge to see how many strange duet partners to well known music stars you can guess correctly. Listen to the clues below and give it your best shot.
Things are about to get strange. Put on your headphones!