For me, Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without this album. My mum is a HUGE fan of Mr Manilow, and so we've owned this album ever since it first came out.
If anyone is worried or a bit unsure as to the work of Barry, then this album, I would say, is a quite nice departure from his usual mix of ballads and camp pop hits like "Could It Be Magic?" and "Copacabana (At the Copa)". In fact, this is a very nice jazz album, with Manilow putting his own spin on classics such as "The Christmas Song", "White Christmas", "Have Yourself A Merry Christmas" and "Jingle Bells".
But it's the stuff that Manilow has written himself which is the selling point for this album. A… Read more