A chart-topping ‘Encore’ for Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand’s Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway album has debuted at number 1 on the UK Album Charts. Featuring 10 new Streisand duets of Broadway classics with some of the biggest stars in Hollywood, this is Barbra’s 7th number 1 album in the UK. It is also her first UK number 1 album since Love is the Answer in 2009.
The inspired new musical pairings on Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway include Alec Baldwin, Antonio Banderas, Jamie Foxx, Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Seth MacFarlane, Melissa McCarthy, Chris Pine, Daisy Ridley, Patrick Wilson, and a spectacular virtual duet with Anthony Newley.
With the longest span of US number one albums in history – six decades – Streisand has recorded 52 gold, 31 platinum and 13 multi-platinum albums in her career. She is the only woman to make the All-Time Top 10 Best Selling Artists list.
Watch Barbra recording Pure Imagination with Seth MacFarlane below: