Barry Manilow Songs
On The Acoustic

Welcome to my Barry Manilow songs page where you'll find a few demo covers and full lesson tutorials available for purchase along with several free chord sheets in .pdf format. 

This page will eventually grow into a full page with five or more lessons. 


Barry Manilow Songs
Chords, Lyrics, PDFs

1. Copacabana

Copacabana this was a single from his album "Even Now" back in 1978.

Manilow co-wrote this one with two other writers while having a conversation at the Copacabana Hotel In Rio.

He scored a #8 hit and his only ever grammy Award.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: steady up and down rhythm
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: Gbm, Fm, Em, A7, Dmaj7, Bm, Db7, B7
Chords & Lyrics

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2. I Can't Smile Without You

I Can't Smile Without You was a #1 from the "Even Now" album of 1977 and it also crossed over to #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. 

The Carpenters also recorded a version but with a slightly different vibe.

Manilow did not write this song.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: G, Em, Am, Am7, D7, Dsus, Dm, Cmaj7, G7, Gmaj7
Chords & Lyrics

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3. It's A Miracle

It's A Miracle was a #1 on the Easy Listening chart and also in Canafa. It reached #12 on Billboard Hot 100 back in 1975.

This one hails from the "Barry Manilow II" album and a song he used often to open concerts.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: 1st = original key
  • Rhythm: steady up and down
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: G, F/G, C, Em, Am, D, D/C, Bm, Adim, F
Chords & Lyrics

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