According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rhino Entertainment is getting the songs that make the whole world sing. The DVD supplier has cut a deal with Barry Manilow and Stiletto New Media to distribute Manilow's original performances on DVD.
The first title under the deal, Manilow: Music and Passion, will hit stores March 28. The DVD chronicles the 100th performance of Manilow's hit stage show at the Las Vegas Hilton and was filmed in high definition by PBS. Manilow's repertoire ranges from his own hits, including Mandy and I Write the Songs, to such pop classics as Unchained Melody and Venus from the singer's latest album, The Greatest Songs of the Fifties.