|Posing with Dad in 1986 (age 13) at our condo in Florida|
|Me at age 5, when Dad would sing to us|
Fun Facts About Barry Manilow's "Mandy"
- Originally written as "Brandy" in 1971.
- Sick of being asked who "Brandy" was, the song writer, Scott English said it was his dog.
- "Mandy" was Barry Manilow's first number one hit.
- "Mandy" was Barry Manilow's first gold single.
- Artists who've covered "Mandy" include: Westlife, Donny Osmond, Andy Williams, Johnny Mathis, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes.