Some of the performers on the Grammys tonight definitely showed that they're not too old to rock and roll. Which got me wondering, just how old is Tina Turner? And Cher? And Tony Bennett, for that matter?
Here are the answers, courtesy of Wikipedia:
Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock on November 26, 1939) - age 68
Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian on May 20, 1946) - age 61
Tony Bennett (born Anthony Dominick Benedetto on August 3, 1926) - age 92
Burt Bacharach (born May 12, 1928) - age 79
Little Richard (Rev. Richard Wayne Penniman, born December 5, 1932) - age 75
John Fogerty (of Creedence Clearwater Revival, born May 28, 1945) - age 62
Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935) - age 72
Keely Smith (born Dorothy Jacqueline Keely, 9 March 1932) - age 75
Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) - age 65
Herbie Hancock (born Herbert Jeffrey Hancock on born April 12, 1940) - age 67
Stevie Wonder (born Steveland Hardaway Judkins on May 13, 1950) - he's a relative youngster at age 57!
Congrats to all the winners and nominees! (List of Grammy winners and nominees here.)