You need flash!
no cover -  

Barbra Streisand

female vocalists pop 80s diva 70s

    Barbra Streisand (born Barbara Joan Streisand; April 24, 1942 Brooklyn, New York), is an Academy Award-winning American singer, theater and film actress, composer, film producer, and director. She has won Oscars for Best Actress and Best Original Song as well as multiple Emmy Awards, Grammy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and an honorary Tony Award. She received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor on December 7, 2008. She is the most successful female recording artist according to the Recording Industry Assoc. of America (RIAA).

    Barbra Streisand has recorded more than 60 albums, almost all with Columbia Records. Her early works in the 1960s (her debut The Barbra Streisand Album which won two Grammy Awards in 1963, followed by The Second Barbra Streisand Album, The Third Album, My Name Is Barbra, etc.) are considered classic renditions of theater and nightclub standards, including her version of Happy Days Are Here Again. Beginning with My Name Is Barbra, her albums were often medley-filled keepsakes of her television specials.

    Starting in 1969, Streisand tackled contemporary songwriters; like many talented singers of the day, she found herself a fish out of water in attempts to tackle rock, but her vocal talents prevailed and she gained newfound success with the pop and ballad-oriented Richard Perry-produced album Stoney End in 1971. The title track, written by Laura Nyro, was a big hit for Streisand.

    Streisand's 1980 album, Guilty featured the songwriting, production and vocal talents of Barry Gibb and was the best-selling album of her recording career. During the 1970s, she was also highly prominent in the pop charts, with number-one records like The Way We Were, Evergreen, No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) (her duet with Donna Summer), and Woman In Love; some of these came from soundtracks of her films. She recently took part in supporting Haiti in singing "We are the World 25th anniversary.

    When the 1970s ended, Streisand was named the most successful female singer in the U.S. - only Elvis Presley and The Beatles having sold more albums.

    In 1982, New York Times music critic Stephen Holden wrote that Streisand was "the most influential mainstream American pop singer since Frank Sinatra."


    Barbra Streisand 039c4a799b3a4092a5df6e61e4d921fc Barbra Streisand 8d59e0d52493487da34fd21ef24e854e Barbra Streisand ad94c9e0e39544518b574428e42a505b Barbra Streisand cef139e76a24f21f6448cd7be1912b2f Barbra Streisand 7d539e4f53f74658a27c6d15e5019770 Barbra Streisand a5790750ace1a40e5059eb7b7e1bbd08 Barbra Streisand 9cfb4bcefc7441d5a12d56c5d02e33d3 Barbra Streisand b808af0ff5a44a93ab03b7e3074bef8f Barbra Streisand 8ddbc494de06497ec9eebb94b5668f7e Barbra Streisand 29ddf28588844c8c930470aa7f2d48de Barbra Streisand cc15405ad73d4e0a99e6a4e06cbebb77 Barbra Streisand a5945c4874a64852a007a351c7244139 Barbra Streisand 9a84eeb00a504e7fbfab4f66c87cef37 Barbra Streisand 1dac6719008c49cec906996ce8d33943 Barbra Streisand 82a8bcfdce9049acbd31807488b57311 Barbra Streisand fd4192820d1745c5ab44284fa5024026 Barbra Streisand 8902940bd6c649de8c7dace4c4eb3230 Barbra Streisand 9ed4a9346d2d47f794e2e80e7481f47a Barbra Streisand 13e9bd3293ce4ef99a8340ea5bf9a51c Barbra Streisand e4ac890b9b1a4206c2b7d59d1242b92b Barbra Streisand f21d65ac4d004572c541bd8158c517f8 Barbra Streisand 04c4d86945124205b7b4dbdd2adbdb48 Barbra Streisand 5489c30fca274486b0eea47b9f0fb599 Barbra Streisand 22d9a31fe9fe43428fe08c5b41981c75 Barbra Streisand cbe48486b5d6416cab2c590261bc4ff6 Barbra Streisand fb69ac5efe3c6ec22a455d56a696da6a Barbra Streisand 4f824520be884960c9054849b9045e14 Barbra Streisand 941e7c345aac496bc92fd310779f473f Barbra Streisand 18bcb812e98848f3c84dfba32a77fc83 Barbra Streisand 44aa0817223a4295b6348d44a912171d Barbra Streisand 1ad6506c398c45f388d873c50c799bfe Barbra Streisand aea1179ed6e542909393427d8dede1b6 Barbra Streisand 8df1d2df8efd4d4fa5de7e67fa1f4c90 Barbra Streisand 3dcb4a0708ac4c6f97b06a0f2821ed00 Barbra Streisand ecfc1fc6c3d04f669c3f241057e61efd Barbra Streisand 33000de6ee739720810fa65c07143a93 Barbra Streisand c16e8766e7b755982ac077651bdec9fd Barbra Streisand 015dc57d433e4ecd80707cbf100b0570 Barbra Streisand 04499111ea0c4f4fcf64fc0c9ded1ae3 Barbra Streisand b06950da3b5c42e39daba4dd1ebebbf5
    TOPlist