Barry Manilow Scores 27th Top 40 Album With New Studio Album NIGHT SONGS II
Billboard Magazine announced as the pop music icon Barry manilow marked its sixth consecutive decade of Top 40 charts as Night Songs II becomes its 27th album in the top 40 on the Billboard Top Album Chart.
The Billboard chart position for an album composed entirely of piano and vocals is simply unprecedented. “It’s very intimate,” Manilow said. “It’s just me playing the piano and singing some of the greatest songs ever written, by some of the greatest songwriters ever written.”
Manilow first visited the Top 40 Albums chart on January 11, 1975 with Barry manilow II and since 2002, Manilow has more than a dozen albums in the top 40.
Manilow has planned a UK concert series and is currently in residence in Las Vegas at West gate Resort and casino.
Later this year Barry Manilow’s A Gift of Love V – Christmas Benefit Concerts will take place in December at McCallum Theater in Palm Desert, California to raise funds for 25 special charities. The concerts are scheduled for December 8, 9, 11, 12 and 13. Proceeds from each ticket benefit one of the 25 participating charities of your choice. Tickets go on sale March 23 at 10:00 a.m. PT.
For all tickets, please visit www.manilow.com
Having sold over 85 million albums worldwide, Barry manilow is one of the best-selling recording artists in the world. He recorded 50 Top 40 singles, including 12 No.1 and 27 Top 10 hits, and is ranked No.1 among contemporary adult artists of all time, according to Billboard and R&R magazines.
Night Songs II Track List:
1. Everything happens to me
2. I’m old-fashioned
3. My funny Valentine’s Day
4. I had the craziest dream
5. She was too nice to me
7. Lush life
8. Isn’t that a shame
9. The moonlight becomes you
10. Little blue girl
11. Polka dots and moonbeams
12. We will be Together Again
Bonus Track 13: Like someone in love