Barry Manilow is accepted by his followers as a gay

Famous singer Barry Manilow says that opening the truth openly about being gay is a “beautiful experience”. As he was honor for his long time career in the music industry.

The show was hosted by 73-year-old crooner who was on the show to chat his success career; however there was only one thing viewers at show wanted to talk about. Manilow says about being gay for the very first time few weeks back.

Manilow exposed that he’s gay and has been with man Garry Kief, to whom he married in 2014, for 39 years.  Now, the pop industry star says he’s been honestly surprise at how better his life has been since he open up. He says.

 “I didn’t know what was going to happen … but I should have known better because my fans, and frankly the public, they care about my happiness and I have always known that,” the singer discussed Reuters on Tuesday.

At first, Barry Manilow said that he kept his sexuality a private because he thought his fans would be sad know about it. But he believed that the reality has been rather the reverse.

He shared that in the last few weeks, he has received many “beautiful and encouraging” messages from his followers.

Right after a month of his disclosure to be a gay, Barry Manilow in a dialogue before this week’s BMI Awards said “I’m so honored to receive this award. Even though I love producing, arranging and performing, my heart is in composing music – and you guys know what I’m talking about.”

The show was by the music rights management group Broadcast Music, Inc. Where he got the Icon Award, highlighting his years of achievement in the U.S. music industry. His several hits over the decades include romantic ballads like “Mandy” and “Looks like We Made It.”

The event was grace with presence by performers including Lisa Loeb. Who admired Barry Manilow for speaking willingly about being gay.

“I think that is such a great inspiration for so many people” she said.

Barry Manilow has released a new album in April, “This Is My Town: Songs of New York.” Despite of opening about him, the followers are still eager to listen to his new charts.


Many people took to social media to comment on the Mandy singer’s looks. As he performed a couple of his hits live and chatted about his work.