Celebrating his 85th birthday on Wednesday (Aug. 3), Tony Bennett  received a shout-out from another musical icon, Lady Gaga , who recorded a special message that was posted to YouTube on Tuesday.
"Happy 85th birthday. Have a whiskey for me!" Gaga tells Bennett after serenading him with the "Happy Birthday" song. The pop star recorded the message in New York last week, where she recorded a cover of "The Lady is a Tramp" that will appear on Bennett's forthcoming duets album, "Tony Bennett: Duets II."
The follow-up to Bennett's 2006 release "Duets: An American Classic" also features a duet with Amy Winehouse  on "Body and Soul" that stands as the singer's last known recording before her death last month. Bennett confirmed that the song will be released as a charity single during an appearance on "The Today Show" on Tuesday.
"What's going to happen is that we're putting that out ahead of the album," says Bennett, according to MTV . "And it's going to a foundation that her father started to teach all the young children not to take drugs, and all the royalties of the record will go to that."
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