After gifting the world countless hits over the past four decades, Barry Manilow is opening up about a gift he was hiding from fans: a nearly 40-year romance.
The 73-year-old singer married his longtime manager Garry Kief sometime in 2014, but still kept quiet about their relationship… until now!
In a new interview with People, the private pop icon got candid about his career, life struggles, and for the first time, his sexuality.
The music legend admitted he's "always" been an extremely private person, though he wasn't always struggling with his love life.
Manilow married high school sweetheart Susan Deixler after graduating, but wasn't ready to "settle down" at the time. He explained of their one-year marriage: