Barry Manilow discography

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Barry Manilow discography

Barry Manilow at the Nobel Peace Prize Concert 2010
Releases
Studio albums 29
Live albums 4
Compilation albums 15
Singles 57
Soundtracks 4

Barry Manilow is an American singer–songwriter, musician, arranger, producer, and conductor. His discography consists of 29 studio albums, 4 live albums, 15 compilation albums, and 57 singles. His first album, Barry Manilow, was released in 1973. He is best known for such recordings as "Could It Be Magic", "Mandy", "Can't Smile Without You", and "Copacabana (At the Copa)."

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Chart positions Sales Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US UK
[1]
1973 Barry Manilow
  • Released: July 7, 1973
  • Label: Bell / Arista (Re-release)
28
  • US: Platinum
1974 Barry Manilow II
  • Released: October 1974
  • Label: Bell / Arista (Re-release)
9
  • US: 2× Platinum
1975 Tryin' to Get the Feeling
  • Released: October 1975
  • Label: Arista
5
  • US: 3× Platinum
  • CAN: Gold
1976 This One's for You
  • Released: August 1976
  • Label: Arista
6
  • US: 3× Platinum
  • CAN: Gold
1978 Even Now
  • Released: February 1978
  • Label: Arista
3 12
  • US: 3× Platinum
  • UK: Silver
1979 One Voice
  • Released: September 25, 1979
  • Label: Arista
9 18
  • US: 2× Platinum
  • UK: Gold
  • CAN: Platinum
1980 Barry
  • Released: November 19, 1980
  • Label: Arista
15 5
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Platinum
  • CAN: Gold
1981 If I Should Love Again
  • Released: September 1981
  • Label: Arista
14 5
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Platinum
1982 Here Comes the Night
  • Released: November 1982
  • Label: Arista
32 7
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Platinum
1984 2:00 AM Paradise Cafe
  • Released: November 15, 1984
  • Label: Arista
28 28
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Silver
1985 Manilow
  • Released: 1985
  • Label: RCA
42 40
1987 Swing Street
  • Released: 1987
  • Label: Arista
70 81
  • US: Gold
1989 Barry Manilow
  • Released: May 2, 1989
  • Label: Arista
64
  • US: Gold
  • UK: Silver
1990 Because It's Christmas
  • Release: September 25, 1990
  • Label: Arista
40
  • US: Platinum
1991 Showstoppers
  • Released: September 24, 1991
  • Label: Arista
68 53
1994 Singin' with the Big Bands
  • Released: October 11, 1994
  • Label: Arista
59 54
  • US: Gold
1996 Summer of '78
  • Released: November 19, 1996
  • Label: Arista
82 66
  • US: Gold
1998 Manilow Sings Sinatra
  • Released: November 10, 1998
  • Label: Arista
122 72
2001 Here at the Mayflower
  • Released: November 13, 2001
  • Label: Concord
90 18
2002 A Christmas Gift of Love 55
  • US: Gold
2004 Scores
  • Released: September 28, 2004
  • Label: Concord
47
2006 The Greatest Songs of the Fifties
  • Released: January 31, 2006
  • Label: Arista
1 12
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Gold
  • CAN: Gold
The Greatest Songs of the Sixties
  • Released: October 31, 2006
  • Label: Arista
2 56
  • US: Gold
  • UK: Gold
2007 The Greatest Songs of the Seventies
  • Released: September 17, 2007
  • Label: Arista
4 27
  • US: Gold
In the Swing of Christmas
  • Released: November 26, 2007
  • Label: Arista / Hallmark
127
  • US: Gold
2008 The Greatest Songs of the Eighties
  • Released: November 21, 2008
  • Label: Arista
14 22
  • US: Gold
2010 The Greatest Love Songs of all Time
  • Released: January 22, 2010
  • Label: Arista
5 26
  • US: Gold
2011 15 Minutes
  • Released: June 14, 2011
  • Label: Stiletto Entertainment / Fontana (US) Rhino (UK)
7 20
2014 Night Songs
  • Released: March 25, 2014
  • Label: Stiletto Entertainment
8
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Chart positions Sales Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US UK
[1]
1977 Barry Manilow Live
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
1 US: 4x platinum
1982 Barry Live in Britain
  • Released:
  • Label:
  • Format:
1 UK: Platinum
1990 Live on Broadway 196 19
2004 2 Nights Live! 27 US: Gold
2011 Live in London
  • Released: April 24, 2012
  • Label: Stilleto Entertainment
  • Format:DVD,CD
24
2011 Live at Paris Las Vegas
  • Released: 2012
  • Label:
  • Format:
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details Chart positions Sales Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US UK
[1]
1978 Greatest Hits
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
7 3 US: 3x Platinum
1983 Greatest Hits Vol. II
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
30 10 US: Gold
1985 The Manilow Collection / 20 Classic Hits
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
100 US: Gold
1989 Greatest Hits Volume I
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
US: Gold
Greatest Hits Volume II
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
US: Gold
Greatest Hits Volume III
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
US: Gold
1990 The Songs 1975-1990
  • Released:
  • Label:
  • Format:
13 UK: Silver
1992 The Complete Collection and Then Some...
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
182 US: Gold
1993 Hidden Treasures
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
36
1994 Greatest Hits: The Platinum Collection
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
37 UK: Silver
2002 Ultimate Manilow
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
3 8 UK: Platinum / US: 2x Platinum
2005 The Essential Barry Manilow
The Very Best of Barry Manilow
2008 Beautiful Ballads & Love Songs
  • Released:
  • Label: Arista
  • Format:
2010 The Essential Barry Manilow: Limited Edition 3.0
  • Released:
  • Label: Legacy
  • Format:
Playlist: The Very Best of Barry Manilow
  • Released:
  • Label:
  • Format:
2011 Duets
  • Released:
  • Label: Sony Legacy
  • Format:
 ?  ?
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Soundtracks[edit]

Year Album details
1978 Foul Play
  • Released:
  • Label:
  • Format:
1980 Tribute
  • Released:
  • Label:
  • Format:
1994 Thumbelina
  • Released:
  • Label: Capitol
  • Format: CD, CS
1995 The Pebble and the Penguin
  • Released:
  • Label:
  • Format:

Singles[edit]

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Year Title / B-Side Title Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US US AC UK GER CAN
[2]
1974 "Mandy" / "Something's Comin' Up" 1 1 11 37 1 US: Gold[3] Barry Manilow II
1975 "It's a Miracle" / 12 1
"Could It Be Magic" / 6 4 25 24 Barry Manilow
"I Write the Songs" / 1 1 3 US: Gold[3] Tryin' to Get the Feeling
1976 "Tryin' to Get the Feeling Again" / "Beautiful Music" 10 1 19
"This One's for You" / 29 1 36 This One's for You
"Weekend in New England" / 10 1 7
1977 "Looks Like We Made It" / "New York City Rhythm (Live)" 1 1 4 US: Gold[3]
"Daybreak" (Live) / 23 7 32 Barry Manilow Live
"It's Just Another New Year's Eve" / 33
1978 "Can't Smile Without You" / 3 1 43 9 US: Gold[3] Even Now
"Even Now" / "I Was a Fool (To Let You Go)" 19 1
"Copacabana (At the Copa)" / "Copacabana" (Short version) 8 6 42 23 3 US: Gold[3]
"Ready to Take a Chance Again" / 11 5 15 Foul Play (film)
"Somewhere in the Night" 9 4 42 Even Now
"Mandy" (reissue) 19 The Best of
1979 "Ships" / 9 4 21 One Voice
"When I Wanted You" / 20 1
1980 "I Don't Want to Walk Without You" / 36 2
"Bermuda Triangle" / 15 Barry
"I Made It Through the Rain" / 10 4 37
1981 "Lonely Together" / 45 7 21
"The Old Songs" / 15 1 48 If I Should Love Again
"Somewhere Down the Road" / 21 1
1982 "If I Should Love Again" / 66
"Let's Hang On!" / 32 6 12 UK: Silver[4]
"Stay" (live) / 23 Barry Live in Britain
"Oh Julie" / 38 24 Oh, Julie!
"I Wanna Do It With You" / 8 Here Comes the Night
"Memory" / 39 8
"I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter" / 36
1983 "Some Kind of Friend" / 26 4 48 13
"Read 'Em and Weep" / 18 1 17 15 Greatest Hits Vol. II
1984 "You're Looking Hot Tonight" / 25 47 59
"When October Goes" / 6 85 2:00 AM Paradise Cafe
1985 "Paradise Cafe" / 24
"Run to Me" (Duet with Dionne Warwick) / 12 86 Twenty Classic Hits
"In Search of Love" / 11 80 Manilow
1986 "He Doesn't Care (But I Do)" / 22
"I'm Your Man" / "I'm Your Man" (Dub mix) 86 96
1988 "Brooklyn Blues" / 13 Swing Street
"Hey Mambo" / 90
1989 "Keep Each Other Warm" / 7 Barry Manilow
"Please Don't Be Scared" / 35
"The One That Got Away" / 25 78
1990 "Some Good Things Never Last" (with Debra Byrd & Dana Robbins) / 79?
"If I Can Dream" / 81? Live on Broadway
"If You Remember Me" / 41
"Because It's Christmas" / 38 Because It's Christmas
"Jingle Bells" /
1992 "Another Life" / 33 The Complete Collection and Then Some...
1993 "Copacabana (at the Copa) - The 1993 Remix" / 22 Hidden Treasures
"Could It Be Magic 1993" / 36
1994 "Let Me Be Your Wings" (with Debra Byrd) / 73 Thumbelina
1997 "I'd Really Love to See You Tonight" / 26 Summer of '78
"I Go Crazy" / 30
2001 "Turn the Radio Up" / 25 Here at the Mayflower
2003 "River" / 17 A Christmas Gift of Love
2006 "Unchained Melody" / 20 The Greatest Songs of the Fifties
"Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing" / 32
2008 "Christmas Is Just Around the Corner" / 16 In the Swing of Christmas
2012 "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" / 2[5] The Classic Christmas Album
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Barry Manilow | Artist". Official Charts. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 
  2. ^ Lwin, Nanda (2000). Top 40 Hits: The Essential Chart Guide. Music Data Canada. ISBN 1-896594-13-1. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "Gold & Platinum Searchable Database - April 08, 2014". RIAA. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ "Barry Manilow, Richard Marx Return To AC Top 10". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved December 3, 2012.