Barry Manilow talks about new album, ‘My Dream Duets’

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Whitney Houston, John Denver, Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, Louis Armstrong and more modern technology has given Grammy, Tony, and Emmy Award-winning musician and pop legend Barry Manilow the opportunity to record his 'dream' duets with his own musical heroes on his latest album, MY DREAM DUETS. From cherished idols like Judy Garland and Louis Armstrong to contemporary icons like Whitney Houston and John Denver, they have all joined Barry in his 'virtual recording studio.' MY DREAM DUETS is set for release on October 27, 2014.

"The songs have all new arrangements and sound as if they were recorded yesterday," said Manilow. "The album is a miracle. It`s been a huge undertaking, musically and technically," he added. Manilow's joy standing shoulder-to-shoulder next to these musical giants is evident on each track.

"Having the opportunity to record these legendary standards with artists whom I admire so much was really a dream come true."

In addition to being one of the world`s most successful singers, songwriters, performers and recording artists, Barry is an absolutely brilliant arranger and musician.