Barry Manilow, 78, puffs on a vape while wearing a leather jacket outside the country club near Palm Springs

On Friday, soft rock legend Barry Manilow stopped by the Desert Princess Country Club in Cathedral City, located seven miles from his 53-acre resort in Palm Springs.

The 78-year-old Brooklyn native – who is just an Oscar away from EGOT elite status – lifted his face mask to take a vape shot.

Barry wore a navy shirt that matched his mask with a shiny black jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers.

Desert life: Soft rock legend Barry Manilow stopped by the Desert Princess Country Club in Cathedral City on Friday, seven miles from his 53-acre resort in Palm Springs

Manilow (born Pincus) was certainly dressed warmly for the 90F desert heat.

The Dancin’ in the Aisles singer was missing his manager Garry Kief, whom he married in 2014 after 36 years of dating.

Sources told the National Enquirer in 2015 that Barry and the 76-year-old president of Barry Manilow Productions “did not file the [legal] paperwork to formalize their union lest the big news be leaked.

“He’s the smartest person I’ve ever met in my life — and a great guy, too,” Manilow said in his 2017 People cover story.

Smoke break: The 78-year-old Brooklyn native - who is just an Oscar away from EGOT elite status - lifted his face mask to take a shot at a vape

Smoke break: The 78-year-old Brooklyn native – who is just an Oscar away from EGOT elite status – lifted his face mask to take a shot at a vape

Bottom: Barry wore a navy shirt to match his mask with a shiny black jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers

Throughout his impressive career, Manilow has recorded and released 51 Top 40 Adult Contemporary singles, including 13 that reached number one.

Bottom: Barry wore a navy shirt to match his mask with a shiny black jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers

Smoking hot: Manilow (born Pincus) was certainly dressed hot for the 90F desert heat

Smoking hot: Manilow (born Pincus) was certainly dressed hot for the 90F desert heat

“I thought I was going to disappoint the [“fanilows”] if they knew I was gay. So I never did anything. When they found out Garry and I were together, they were so happy. The reaction was so great – strangers commented, “Awesome for you!” I’m so thankful for that.

It was the second time the Copacabana hitmaker has walked down the aisle after high school sweetheart Susan Deixler called off their 1964 nuptials after just a year.

On Tuesday, Barry promoted his 2022 Barry Manilow Calendar, which costs $19.99 on his Shop Manilow merchandise website.

“A tradition like no other… the annual Manilow calendar”, Manilow – which has 4.7 million subscribers on social networks – tweeted.

Still going strong!  The Dancin' in the Aisles singer's side was missing his manager Garry Kief (L, pictured in 2016), whom he married in 2014 after 36 years of dating

Still going strong! The Dancin’ in the Aisles singer’s side was missing his manager Garry Kief (L, pictured in 2016), whom he married in 2014 after 36 years of dating

‘I thought I would disappoint the ‘fans’: Sources told the National Enquirer in 2015 that Barry and the 76-year-old chairman of Barry Manilow Productions (R, pictured in 2003) ‘did not file the [legal] paperwork to formalize their union lest the big news be leaked’

’12 glorious live concert photos measuring 12″ x 12″. And oh yeah, there are also some little boxes with dates in them. Available now.’

The Mandy star is performing this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino as part of her extended concert residency through 2023.

“I love it here,” Barry said in a statement last month. “Westgate Las Vegas is my home away from home and I look forward to playing here for a long, long time.”

Throughout his impressive career, Manilow has recorded and released 51 Top 40 Adult Contemporary singles, including 13 that reached number one.

“A tradition like no other!” On Tuesday, the Copacabana hitmaker promoted his Barry Manilow 2022 calendar, which costs $19.99 on his Shop Manilow merchandise website

‘I can’t wait to play here for a long, long time’: Barry performs this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino as part of his extended concert residency through 2023