August 12, 2011, 1:00am
Streisand dialed down the diva ‘tude for 2009’s Love Is the Answer, a relatively restrained collaboration with jazz star Diana Krall that led to the legend’s first club date in decades. Here Babs goes bigger, singing the natural-fiber stuffing out of 10 dramatic tearjerkers by her old pals Alan and Marilyn Bergman (”The Way We Were,” ”You Don’t Bring Me Flowers”). On ”So Many Stars,” she even does a few bars in Portuguese, just because she can. B+… Read more »
August 12, 2011, 1:00am
Alan and Marilyn Bergman – Huffingtonpost.com
On August 23, Columbia Music will debut Barbra Streisand’s new album “What Matters Most,” in which she performs only songs with lyrics by noted award-winning (Oscar, Grammy, Emmy, Cable-Ace) lyricists, Alan and Marilyn Bergman. They write below:
To hear Barbra Streisand sing a song we’ve written is to know why we chose to become writers.
She always gets exactly what we mean in a lyric. And more. The actor that she is, the director … Read more »
August 11, 2011, 1:00am
Did you know that Alan Bergman wrote “That Face” to propose to his wife Marilyn? Watch this new video on AARP.com to hear the full story behind the song from Alan and Marilyn and listen to Barbra’s completely new recording of it now! “That Face” is just one of the tracks included on her new album What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings the Lyrics of Alan & Marilyn Bergman, in stores August 23!… Read more »
August 10, 2011, 11:00am
Barnes & Noble has a special offer just for Barbra’s fans – get $2.00 off all pre-orders of her new album What Matters Most at barnesandnoble.com! The album is coming in less than two weeks, but the offer expires tomorrow so take advantage of it now by using coupon code J3T8R9X at check out on barnesandnoble.com!… Read more »
August 03, 2011, 3:00am
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http://www.barbrastreisand.com/us/article/barbra-twitter-shares-political-thoughts… Read more »
August 02, 2011, 5:00am
Last month, Vincent & Douglass were lucky enough to meet Barbra on the set of her new movie My Mother’s Curse in Las Vegas after pre-ordering “What Matters Most” from the Official Barbra Streisand Music Store.
You, too, could be the winner of a trip to the movie’s premiere next spring! Visit the Official Barbra Streisand Music Store to pre-order the album and for complete sweepstakes rules and details. Good luck!… Read more »
July 28, 2011, 11:00am
The New York Times has an exclusive first listen of the enchanting bossa nova track “So Many Stars” from Barbra’s new album What Matters Most, available everywhere August 23, and a new interview with Barbra and Alan & Marilyn Bergman telling the story behind the song. This recording even includes Barbra singing a few lyrics in Portugese. Have a listen!
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July 26, 2011, 11:00am
Amazon.com exclusively premiered the new What Matters Most Trailer online today with new interviews of Barbra and the Bergmans. The video tells the stories behind several of the album’s tracks, features footage from the studio recordings with Barbra, and previews new clips of “Solitary Moon,” “Alone in the World,” “The Same Hello The Same Goodbye,” and “What Matters Most.”
Watch the video now and don’t forget to pre-order What Matters Most while you’re there!… Read more »
July 25, 2011, 1:00am
BarbraStreisand.com can confirm that Richard Jay-Alexander, will appear on QVC to promote “What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics of Alan and Marilyn Bergman” – the new album that will be released by Columbia Records on August 23rd 2011.
Richard will be discussing the Deluxe Version of the album. A special 2-disc set which comes with 10 newly recorded songs by Barbra on disc one, accompanied by a second disc which includes a collection of previously released performances … Read more »
July 19, 2011, 6:00am
Just announced: another exciting sweepstakes opportunity from The Official Barbra Streisand Music Store! Pre-order any configuration of Barbra’s new album, What Matters Most, and you’ll automatically be entered to win:
- 2 tickets to the premiere of “My Mother’s Curse” in Spring 2012
- 2 roundtrip airfare tickets
- 2 nights’ hotel accommodations
For complete sweepstakes details, official rules and to enter to win, click here.
Plus, all pre-orders get to hear two selections from the album before anyone else! Included with … Read more »