Tony Bennett and Carrie Underwoood to Appear on Blue Bloods Premiere

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Can't say we saw this piece of casting news coming: Tony Bennett and Carrie Underwoood will guest star on the season premiere of Blue Bloods.

The best-selling artists will portray themselves, performing a duet of “It Had To Be You” at a fundraiser that Frank and Erin attend in honor of new the mayor (David Ramsey).

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“Having musical legend Tony Bennett and the hugely talented country music star Carrie Underwood perform on our show is a true gift,” producer Leonard Goldberg said in a statement. “We’re looking forward to an exciting second season premiere with a story that is certain to provoke debate, and are thrilled that [they] can be a part of it.”

This premiere will air on September 23.

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