Barry Manilow

  1. Barry Manilow Scores 50th Hit On Billboard's Adult Contemporary Chart

    November 19, 2012 3:56 PM EST 'Santa Claus' brings the gift of a milestone entry. More than four decades into his legendary career, Barry Manilow continues to make himself at home on Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart. Manilow makes his milestone 50th visit to ...

  2. Barry Manilow On Highest Charting Since the 1970s, Dick Clark's Friendship, How to Write Hits

    May 16, 2012 11:30 AM EDT (Photo: Denise Truscello) "My life has been one big miracle." Reflecting on a career in which he been a regular presence on Billboard charts for close to 40 years, Barry Manilow has never taken his extraordinary success for granted. Two ...

  3. Chart Moves: 'The Voice' Coaches' Albums Gain, Human Nature's 'Motown' Impact, Girls Generation Debuts

    May 03, 2012 6:27 PM EDT The Billboard 200: As we reported earlier, Jack White scored his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with the arrival of his first solo set, Blunderbuss , with 138,000 sold according to Nielsen SoundScan. It was one of four new entries in ...

  4. Anne Hathaway, Denzel Washington To Co-host Nobel Concert

    November 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST Actress Anne Hathaway and Oscar winner Denzel Washington have been tapped as co-hosts of the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Norway. Performers at the concert, which will take place on Dec. 11 in Oslo, include Elvis Costello, Robyn, Jamiroquai, Barry ...

  5. Barry Manilow, Jamiroquai To Perform At Nobel Concert

    November 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST Barry Manilow and Jamiroquai have joined the lineup of artists to perform at the annual Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo. Organizers say Indian musician A.R. Rahman, who did the score for "Slumdog Millionaire," will also feature in the ...

  6. Beyonce's 'Fierce' Debut Leads Pre-Turkey Day Chart

    November 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST Beyonce! Nickelback! David Cook! The gang's all here as we roll into the hopefully busy post-Thanksgiving shopping weekend . . . Next week's chart will see new albums arrive from Kanye West, Guns N' Roses, the Killers, Ludacris and ...

  7. Andy Williams Honored By Society of Singers

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Barry Manilow, Glen Campbell, Johnny Mathis, Petula Clark and Glen Campbell were among the performers who paid tribute to Andy Williams, recipient of the 2008 ELLA Award from the Society of Singers (SOS). Held last evening (May 19) at the Beverly ...

  8. Manilow, Campbell Tapped For SOS Ceremony

    March 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Barry Manilow, Glen Campbell, Petula Clark and Johnny Mathis are among the performers who will pay tribute to Andy Williams, the 17th recipient of the Society of Singers’ (SOS) ELLA Award. The dinner and ceremony, including silent and live auction ...

  9. Manilow Inks Deal With Kobalt Music Group

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Exclusive agreement includes 75 songs. Barry Manilow has singed an exclusive, worldwide administration agreement with Kobalt Music Group. The deal covers future songs as well as 75 songs in his Obbligato Music catalog, including "Here's ...

  10. After 29 Years, Manilow Returns To No. 1

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST For the first time in nearly 29 years, Barry Manilow tops The Billboard 200. "The Greatest Songs of the Fifties" bows at No. 1 with sales of 156,000 copies in the United States, giving the artist his For the first time in nearly 29 years ...

  11. Sony BMG Names Creative Chief For Content, DVDs

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Exec of Nat'l Geographic Channel moves to role. Andrew C. Wilk has been named chief creative officer of content, DualDisc and DVD at Sony BMG Music Entertainment. He reports to Andrew Lack, CEO of Song BMG, and will be based in New York. Wilk ...

  12. Society Of Singers To Honor Elton

    April 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Pop icon to receive 14th annual Ella award. Elton John will receive the 14th annual Ella Award from the Society of Singers on Oct. 10 in a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. The non-profit Society of Singers raises money to meet ...

  13. Manilow To Get $60M For Vegas Shows

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Barry Manilow's yearlong engagement at the Las Vegas Hilton, announced yesterday (Dec. 15), is believed to be one of the most lucrative live performance contracts ever. Barry Manilow's yearlong engagement at the Las Vegas Hilton, announc ...

  14. About-Face: Concord Moving To UMVD

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In a last-minute switch, Concord Records has cut a U.S. distribution deal with Universal Music &amp; Video Distribution (UMVD). The L.A.-based jazz label <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/archi In a last-minute switch, Concord R ...

  15. About-Face: Concord Moving To UMVD

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In a last-minute switch, Concord Records has cut a U.S. distribution deal with Universal Music &amp; Video Distribution (UMVD). The L.A.-based jazz label <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/archi In a last-minute switch, Concord R ...

  16. George Michael Claims Euro Albums Crown

    March 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST George Michael makes a strong return to the European album-sales charts with "Patience" (Aegean/Sony Music), which debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It opens at the top in the U.K., Germany, George Michael makes a strong return ...

  17. George Michael Claims Euro Albums Crown

    March 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST George Michael makes a strong return to the European album-sales charts with "Patience" (Aegean/Sony Music), which debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It opens at the top in the U.K., Germany, George Michael makes a strong return ...