Barry Gibb is the last surviving member of the Bee Gees — short for “Brothers Gibb” — one of the biggest superstar acts in pop music history.
Today, Barry continues to pursue a not-quite solo singing career, including a new album, “In the Now,” released just last month — the first in over 30 years.
Even in his bedroom, Gibb has a microphone and speakers. “And I turn all the lights off and I have a little spotlight,” Gibb said.
Barry Gibb has spent a lifetime in the spotlight, most of it with his brothers, Robin and Maurice, in the Bee Gees.
“If you could be known for just one thing, would you rather be known as a member of the Bee Gees, or as a songwriter?” Mason asked.
“As a songwriter. I was writing songs when I was eight years old. And I never looked beyond that, except the wonder that Maurice and Robin would naturally do three-part harmony,” Gibb…