Tony Bennett introduces Lady Gaga ahead of her Grammys performance

Tony Bennett introduces Lady Gaga ahead of her Grammys performance

Lady Gaga found a touching way to honor Bennett, who retired from performing last year.

Lady Gaga found a touching way to honor Bennett, who retired from performing last year.

Lady Gaga performs onstage during the 64th Annual Grammy Awards Sunday night.

Lady Gaga performs onstage during the 64th Annual Grammy Awards Sunday night.

Lady Gaga on Sunday night made a triumphant return to the Grammys stage as a performer for the first time since 2019.

Lady Gaga on Sunday night made a triumphant return to the Grammys stage as a performer for the first time since 2019.

The singer received a warm introduction in a prerecorded video from her collaborator and friend Tony Bennett,

The singer received a warm introduction in a prerecorded video from her collaborator and friend Tony Bennett,

who retired from performing last year per doctors' orders.

who retired from performing last year per doctors' orders.

"Hi, everyone, please welcome Lady Gaga,"  the 95-year-old legend said in the video

"Hi, everyone, please welcome Lady Gaga,"  the 95-year-old legend said in the video

Lady Gaga immediately burst into an energetic performance of "Love for Sale"

Lady Gaga immediately burst into an energetic performance of "Love for Sale"

soon transitioned into the crooning track "Do I Love You."

soon transitioned into the crooning track "Do I Love You."

Touching footage of Lady Gaga and Bennett played out on a large screen behind her.

Touching footage of Lady Gaga and Bennett played out on a large screen behind her.

Lady Gaga honored her friend Tony Bennett during her Grammys performance.

Lady Gaga honored her friend Tony Bennett during her Grammys performance.

Lady Gaga ended her performance on a heartfelt note, saying, "I love you, Tony, we miss you."

Lady Gaga ended her performance on a heartfelt note, saying, "I love you, Tony, we miss you."