Barbra Streisand
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Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand Biography (Wikipedia)

Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, actress, and filmmaker. In a career spanning six decades, she has achieved success in multiple fields of entertainment and has been recognized with two Academy Awards, ten Grammy Awards including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and the Grammy Legend Award, five Emmy Awards including one Daytime Emmy, a Special Tony Award, an American Film Institute award, a Kennedy Center Honors prize, four Peabody Awards, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and nine Golden Globes. She is among a small group of entertainers who have been honored with an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award – though only three were competitive awards – and is one of only two artists in that group who have also won a Peabody.

After beginning a successful recording career in the 1960s, Streisand ventured into film by the end of that decade. She starred in the critically acclaimed Funny Girl, for which she won the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. Her other films include The Owl and the Pussycat, The Way We Were, and A Star Is Born, for which she received her second Academy Award, composing music for the love theme "Evergreen", the first woman to be honored as a composer. With the release of Yentl in 1983, Streisand became the first woman to write, produce, direct, and star in a major studio film. The film won an Oscar for Best Score and a Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Musical; Streisand received the Golden Globe Award for Best Director, the first (and to date only) woman to win that award.

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Barbra Streisand Tracks

Barbra Streisand
FUNNY GIRL (1968): Don't Rain on my Parade
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FUNNY GIRL (1968): Don't Rain on my Parade

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Woman In Love
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Woman In Love
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I Finally Found Someone
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I Finally Found Someone
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Funny Girl
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Funny Girl
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Before The Parade Passes By
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Before The Parade Passes By

Before The Parade Passes By

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Hello Dolly Film Soundtrack
Barbra Streisand
I Have Dreamed/We Kiss In A Shadow/Something Wonderful
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I Have Dreamed/We Kiss In A Shadow/Something Wonderful
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The Way We Were
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The Way We Were
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Guilty
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Guilty
Donna Summer
No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)
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No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)
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Pure Imagination
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Pure Imagination
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Second Hand Rose
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Second Hand Rose
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Evergreen
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Evergreen
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It Had To Be You
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It Had To Be You
Neil Diamond
You Don't Bring Me Flowers
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You Don't Bring Me Flowers
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Stoney End
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Stoney End
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Don't Rain On My Parade
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Don't Rain On My Parade
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Evergreen (Love Theme From "A Star Is Born")
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Evergreen (Love Theme From "A Star Is Born")
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In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
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In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
Randy Waldman
Everything Must Change
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Everything Must Change
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If I Loved You
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If I Loved You
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On A Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
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On A Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2000: Prom 31
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Royal Albert Hall
2000-08-07T17:15:11
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2000

Proms 2000: Prom 31

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