Barry Manilow (1973 album)

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For the 1989 Barry Manilow album, see Barry Manilow (1989 album).
Barry Manilow
2006 Reissue with original cover art
Studio album by Barry Manilow
Released July 7, 1973
Genre Pop
Easy listening
Length 36:20
Label Bell
Arista (Re-release)
Producer Barry Manilow, Ron Dante
Barry Manilow chronology
Barry Manilow I
(1973)
Barry Manilow II
(1974)
1975 Reissue Cover
Reissue titled Barry Manilow I
Singles from Barry Manilow I
  1. "Could It Be Magic"
    Released: 1975
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars Link
Rolling Stone (unfavorable) Link

Barry Manilow is the debut album by Barry Manilow. It was released as Barry Manilow in 1973, then re-mixed and re-released as Barry Manilow I in 1975.

Track listing[edit]

Original 1973 Release[edit]

  • Issued on Bell Records as "Barry Manilow"

Side 1[edit]

  1. "Sing It"
  2. "Sweetwater Jones"
  3. "Cloudburst"
  4. "One of these Days"
  5. "Oh My Lady"
  6. "I Am Your Child"

Side 2[edit]

  1. "Could It Be Magic"
  2. "Seven More Years"
  3. "Flashy Lady"
  4. "Friends"
  5. "Sweet Life"

1975 Reissue[edit]

  • Issued on Arista Records as "Barry Manilow I".

"Could It Be Magic", "One Of These Days" and "Oh My Lady" were remixed at Media Sound Studios, NYC, April 1975 for the re-release on Arista Records. This version was also re-issued by Arista Records on CD.

Side 1[edit]

  1. "Sing It" - 1:16
  2. "Sweetwater Jones" - 2:31
  3. "Cloudburst" - 2:25
  4. "One of these Days" - 2:50
  5. "Oh My Lady" - 3:28
  6. "I Am Your Child" - 2:14

Side 2[edit]

  1. "Could It Be Magic" - 6:50
  2. "Seven More Years" - 3:35
  3. "Flashy Lady" - 3:53
  4. "Friends" - 3:05
  5. "Sweet Life" - 3:47

2006 Remaster[edit]

  • Cd re-mastered re-issue by Arista Records as "Barry Manilow" with bonus tracks.
  1. "Sing It"
  2. "Sweetwater Jones"
  3. "Cloudburst"
  4. "One of these Days"
  5. "Oh My Lady"
  6. "I Am Your Child"
  7. "Could It Be Magic"
  8. "Seven More Years"
  9. "Flashy Lady"
  10. "Friends"
  11. "Sweet Life"

Bonus tracks[edit]

  1. "Caroline"
  2. "Rosalie Rosie"
  3. "Star Children"
  4. "Let's Take Some Time To Say Goodbye"

Awards[edit]

Billboard Albums

Billboard Singles