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Barry Manilow
Barry Manilow
Barry Manilow

  The old adage is that as long as there are dental offices and elevators, there will be Barry Manilow. But a funny thing happened on the way to Paris Las Vegas, where Manilow is in the midst of a two-year residency. The king of the ’70s power ballad got cool. Seriously cool.  Alternative rocker Dave Grohl is a fan, as are Sly Stone, Vince Neil and Elton John. British pop rockers Take That recorded a cover of “Could It Be Magic,” while the Irish band Westlife had a hit with “Mandy.” It may have all started with Bob Dylan, who, after running into Manilow at a party a number of years ago, hugged the singer and said: “Don’t stop what...

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