Barry Manilow is home! The Grammy, Tony and Emmy Award-winning singer and songwriter returned to Vegas to perform his catalog of hits at Westgate Las Vegas in the new production show called Manilow Las Vegas: The Hits Come Home.
“They wanted me to come back and I have nothing but great memories of my five years there so I said yes,” Manilow said on The Talk when he announced he show in April.
It is no surprise Manilow takes over theWestgate. The legendary entertainer performed in the Westgate’s International Theater from 2005 to 2010 when the resort was still known as the Las Vegas Hilton. More recently he played for two years at Paris Las Vegas. But the Westgate is the place that feels like home.
"I have nothing but great memories of my seven years performing in Las Vegas," said Manilow in a statement. "I'm very excited to be returning. Get ready, Las Vegas! Here I come!"
“Barry Manilow is an icon and one of the world's greatest performers," said David Siegel, Founder & CEO of Westgate Resorts in a statement. "We are thrilled to be welcoming him back to our historic stage so that he can once again make it home. Our guests will be delighted by his repertoire of more than 50 Top-40 hits."
Manilow has sold more than 85 million albums worldwide, making him one of the world’s all-time bestselling recording artists. He also has had a whopping fifty Top 40 singles throughout his career. Billboard ranked him as the No. 1 Adult Contemporary artist of all time.
Manilow Las Vegas: The Hits Come Home officially opened May 24.