Harry Connick, Jr. joins Edith Piaf tribute

Harry Connick, Jr. has joined the line-up for an upcoming Edith Piaf tribute in New York. The crooner will team up with Marianne Faithfull, Duffy, Beth Ditto and Charles Aznavour for the Beacon Theatre show on 19 September (13), which will mark the 50th anniversary of Piaf’s death and the American debut of France’s premier music festival, Francofolies.
The singers taking part in the tribute will be backed by an orchestra featuring American and French musicians.