August 15, 2011, 10:08am
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 »
July 27, 2011, 11:07am
Amazon.ca 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.”
Amazon.ca exclusively premiered the new What Matters Most Trailer online today with new interviews of Barbra and the Bergmans. The video … Read more »
July 20, 2011, 10:07am
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 … Read more »
June 29, 2011, 10:06am
Barbra has long desired to release an album with lyrics only by her longtime collaborators and dear friends, Alan and Marilyn Bergman. That dream will finally be realized with her latest release What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings the Lyrics of Alan and Marilyn Bergman, coming August 23.
The new album, which Barbra personally produced, features ten Bergman songs which she has never previously recorded. Included in the set are the Academy Award-winning song “The Windmills of Your Mind” … Read more »
June 07, 2011, 3:06am
Close to 40% away from reaching our final goal of $250,000 in donations, we would like to thank all those who have donated to Barbra’s campaign in advancing research in Women’s Heart Disease. If you haven’t donated just yet, there is still time to help support the cause.
As a reminder, the work of the Women’s Heart Center at Cedars-Sinai is vital. Did you know that heart disease takes the lives of more women than all cancers combined? Also, did … Read more »
May 09, 2011, 12:05pm
Barbra would like to clarify some facts about her involvement with The Normal Heart, in response to some comments that Larry Kramer has made to Entertainment Weekly.
http://www.barbrastreisand.com/us/truth-alert/barbra-sets-record-straight-normal-heart… Read more »
April 28, 2011, 10:04am
The auction winner and one (1) guest will visit the set of the upcoming comedy MY MOTHER’S CURSE, starring Barbra Streisand and have the rare opportunity to meet the one and only Ms. Barbra Streisand.
MY MOTHER’S CURSE is about a mother (Barbra Streisand) who travels with her inventor son (Seth Rogen) across the country as he peddles his latest product. Throughout the trip, the two come to have a deeper more meaningful appreciation of each other.
This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity … Read more »
March 23, 2011, 3:03am
It’s the end of an era. It wasn’t just her beauty or her stardom. It was her humanitarianism. She put a face on HIV/AIDS. She was funny. She was generous. She made her life count.… Read more »
March 03, 2011, 11:03am
President Bill Clinton to Speak at Public Counsel’s Annual Event Celebrating 40 Years of Service for American Families, Youth and Veterans
Forty-second President Will Receive 2011 William O. Douglas Award Presented by the Legendary Singer/Actress Barbra Streisand
LOS ANGELES, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — President Bill Clinton, founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and the 42nd President of the United States, will receive Public Counsel’s 2011 William O. Douglas Award at its annual event on March 18. The former … Read more »
February 23, 2011, 10:02am
THIS IS A REPOST/REMINDER.
The work of the Women’s Heart Center at Cedars-Sinai is vital. Did you know that heart disease takes the lives of more women than all cancers combined? Can you imagine? I was so surprised when I learned this.
The symptoms of a heart attack are often different in women than in men. But for decades, women have been treated for cardiovascular disease based on medical research done on men.
How is this possible? Women are different … Read more »