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Barbra Streisand

Born: Apr 24, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY
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Genre: Jazz, Other, Pop/Rock
Biography: Barbra Streisand's status as one of the most successful singers of her generation was remarkable not only because her popularity was achieved in the face of a dominant musical trend -- rock & roll -- which she did not follow, but also because she used her vocal skills as a mere stepping stone to other ...Read full biography
The Broadway Album
Released: 1985
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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Barbra Streisand's abandonment of Broadway was the worst thing that happened to the theater in the '60s. Her retreat from theater music on record was less of a loss, if only because she had tended to focus ...Read full review
The Barbra Streisand Album Arranged and Conducted by Peter Matz
Released: 1963
Label: COLUMBIA
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Of course, the first thing that strikes you listening to the first Barbra Streisand album, recorded and released before the singer's 21st birthday, is that great voice. And it isn't just the sheer quality ...Read full review