Dating barry manilow
Manilow recalled Susan in his 1987 autobiography Sweet Life as 'adorable, small with great legs and a voluptuous figure.' He said she had 'jet-black hair, dark brown eyes and a smile that lit up the room.'But he walked out on 'the perfect wife' after just one year of marriage telling her that he was going on 'this wondrous musical adventure,' even though he claimed in the book that the one thing he wanted more than success as a singer was for Susan to love him as much as he loved her.
The two began dating nearly 40 years ago, after Manilow scored hits with songs like "Mandy," "Copacabana (At the Copa)" and "Looks Like We Made It." They met in 1978, and Kief became Manilow's manager. Manilow was previously married to high school sweetheart Susan Deixler for one year, but says it wasn't his struggles with his sexuality that led to their separation. "I was out making music every night, sowing my wild oats — I was too young.Panzer, who described the Copacabana crooner as his 'best friend' said it is not unusual for him to go several months without having contact with the superstar singer when they are not working together.Manilow recalled Susan in his 1987 autobiography Sweet Life as 'adorable, small with great legs and a voluptuous figure.' He said she had 'jet-black hair, dark brown eyes and a smile that lit up the room'Panzer said he is happy for the couple, but not all friends share that view.She also wrote in the yearbook that her ambition was to study nursing at Miami University.
She and Manilow started dating when Manilow was a high school senior and she was a junior.
Soon, the young couple began talking about getting married, which surprised their classmates, who considered them to be too young, according to the biography.