The Manhattans are an American popular R&B vocal group. Their work “Kiss and Say Goodbye” recorded in 1976 and 1980’s “Shining Star” both sold millions of copies. The Manhattans have recorded 45 hits on the Billboard R&B Chart, including twelve Top 10 R&B hits in the United States, starting in 1965. Sixteen of their songs have reached the Billboard Hot 100, including two Top 10s and a Number 1 hit with their song “Kiss and Say Goodbye”. They also charted 8 U.S. R&B Top 20 Albums, three of which were R.I.A.A. certified gold.