Tony Bennett is battling Alzheimer’s Disease. The 94-year-old singer revealed his diagnosis in a lengthy article in the latest edition of AARP magazine. In a tweet, Bennett said “Life is a gift — even with Alzheimer’s.” He went on to thank his wife Susan and family for their support. He also thanked the magazine for telling his story.
The singer, who won his first of 20 Grammy Awards for “I Left My Heart In San Francisco,” was diagnosed with the memory robbing disease in 2016.