Barry Manilow (1973 album)

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Barry Manilow
Barry manilow I reissue.jpg
2006 Reissue with original cover art
Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 7, 1973
Easy listening
Soft rock
Arista (Re-release)
ProducerBarry Manilow, Ron Dante
Barry Manilow chronology
Barry Manilow
Barry Manilow II
1975 Reissue Cover
Reissue titled Barry Manilow I
Reissue titled Barry Manilow I
Singles from Barry Manilow I
  1. "Could It Be Magic"
    Released: 1975
Professional ratings
Review scores
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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]

All tracks composed by Barry Manilow; except where indicated

Original 1973 Release[edit]

  • Issued on Bell Records as "Barry Manilow"

Side 1[edit]

  1. "Sing It"
  2. "Sweetwater Jones"
  3. "Cloudburst" (Jimmy Harris, Jon Hendricks, Leroy Kirkland)
  4. "One of these Days"
  5. "Oh My Lady" (Manilow, Adrienne Anderson)
  6. "I Am Your Child" (Manilow, Marty Panzer)

Side 2[edit]

  1. "Could It Be Magic" (Manilow, Adrienne Anderson, Frédéric Chopin)
  2. "Seven More Years" (Manilow, Marty Panzer)
  3. "Flashy Lady" (Marty Panzer, Ron Dante)
  4. "Friends" (Buzzy Linhart, Mark Klingman)
  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"


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