for Friday
December 27, 2002

Billboard has posted its year-end charts and we are proud to announce the following:

  • Under Top 100 Albums of the Year... Ultimate Manilow ranked Number 64.
  • Under Top Internet Albums of the Year... Ultimate Manilow ranked Number 15.
  • Under Top Independent Albums of the Year... Here At The Mayflower ranked number 21.
  • Under Top Concert Tours of the Year... Barry Manilow's LIVE! tour ranked number 17.


  • A Christmas Gift Of Love is number 73 on The Billboard 200 chart and number 8 on the Top Holiday Album list.
  • Ultimate Manilow has re-entered The Billboard 200 chart at number 167.
  • "River" is number 20, up from number 25, on the Adult Contemporary chart.

The numbers don't lie folks... it's been a great year!

To check out more of Barry's accomplishments and highlights throughout 2002, log onto and pre-order the 2003 calendar today!

Happy New Year Everybody!!

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