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8 thoughts on “ But Not For Me - Barry Manilow - Night Songs (CD, Album)

  1. Mar 03,  · I've been telling people for years that Barry Manilow is one of the most underrated musicians of all time. In addition to being a terrific vocalist and a consummate showman, Manilow is a top-rate lyricist, composer, producer, and musician. His new album, Night Songs, puts Manilow's talents on full display in this stripped-down jazzy affair where.
  2. Dec 27,  · Track 2 from my new album, NIGHT SONGS II, is “I’m Old Fashioned“. The music was written by the dean of popular music, Jerome Kern, with a lyric by the great Johnny Mercer. The song was introduced by Fred Astaire in the movie “You Were Never Lovelier” with Rita Hayworth.
  3. album from the veteran Pop singer, songwriter and entertainer. On NIGHT SONGS, Barry Manilow strips down to nothing but a piano! 'Pour yourself a glass of wine. Dim the lights. NIGHT SONGS is the perfect soundtrack for your evening. NIGHT SONGS is the most intimate album I've ever made. Just me singing and playing piano.5/5(2).
  4. Night Songs is a studio album by Barry Manilow, released by Stiletto Entertainment on March 25, The album reached peak positions of number eight on the Billboard and number three on Billboard 's Top Independent Albums chart, and earned Manilow a Grammy Award nomination for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.. Track listing. I Fall in Love Too Easily" "Alone Together".
  5. In Barry Manilow delivered his first set of original pop songs since , and the resulting shape-shifting and ambitious 15 Minutes, a concept album about the pitfalls of fame that found the music legend crooning, swearing, and occasionally rapping over some of the riskiest (for Barry Manilow) work he had done in years, earned him as many critical kudos as it did quizzical looks.6/
  6. Feb 19,  · Below is my track-by-track review of Night Songs II. I hope you enjoy it, and make sure to pick up a copy of the CD version on Barry’s site to get the bonus track, which is absolutely worth having. “Everything Happens To Me” This pop standard has lyrics by Tom Adair and music by Matt Dennis.
  7. In terms of record sales and career longevity, Barry Manilow is one of the most successful adult contemporary singers ever. That success hasn't necessarily translated to respect (or even ironic hipster appreciation) in most quarters; instead, Manilow's music has been much maligned by critics and listeners alike, particularly the romantic ballads that defined his career, which were derided as.

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