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Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: April 24, 1942    

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand was born in Williamsburg, New York, to Emanuel Streisand and Diana Ida. Her father was a high school teacher, whose parents were Austrian. He died when Barbra was just 15 months old. Streisand has a half-sister, Roslyn Kind, who was also a singer. Barbra had a very turbulent relationship with her step-father, Louis Kind.

Whilst attending Erasmus Hall High School, Barbra Streisand sang in the school choir with Neil Diamond.

In her teens, Streisand won a singing competition and started to sing in nightclubs. She was keen to get into acting and appeared in a number of off-Broadway shows, including Driftwood, with Joan Rivers....
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    Back To Brooklyn

    Columbia
    2013
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    Release Me

    Columbia
    2012
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    One Night Only: Barbra Streisand And Quartet Live At The Village...

    Columbia
    2010
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    Love Is The Answer

    Columbia Records
    2009
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    Love Is The Answer - Deluxe Edition

    Columbia
    2009
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    The Ultimate Collection

    Columbia
    2002
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    The Essential

    Columbia
    2002
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Columbia Records (2009)

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