Barry Manilow (came to life Barry Alan Pincus ; June 1-7, 1943) is an American singer songwriter and producer He is best-known for such records as Mandy, Can maybe not Smile Without You, and Copacabana (At the Copa).
In 1978, five of his records were on the bestseller graphs concurrently, a feat equalled exclusively by Herb Alpert , The Beatles, Frank Sinatra , Michael Jackson , Bruce Springsteen and Johnny Mathis. He has recorded a sequence of Billboard hit singles and multi platinum records which have led to his being named Radio & Records’ No. 1 grownup contemporary musician, and winning three straight American Songs Awards for favourite pop/rock male artist. Between 1974 and 1983 Manilow had three No. 1 singles and 2 5 that attained the top-40. Although not a favored of songs critics, several well known entertainers have commended Manilow, including Sinatra, who had been quoted in the seventies saying,He is next.; In 1988, Bob Dylan quit Manilow at a celebration, embraced him and stated,Do not quit what you’re doing, guy. We’re all inspired by you.;
As nicely as making and ordering records for other musicians, including Bette Midler and Dionne Warwick , Manilow has composed tunes for musicals, movies, and advertisements. From February 2005 to December 30, 2009, he was the headliner in the Las Vegas Hilton , executing countless shows before stopping his relationship with all the resort. Since March 2010, he has headlined in the Paris resort in Vegas He’s sold over 80 million records world-wide. On July 4, 2013, he performed survive the west yard of the U.S. Capitol included in A Capitol Fourth on PBS.