Critics Review Barbra Streisand’s New Encore Recording

The Verdict   Critics Review Barbra Streisand’s New Encore Recording What did the critics say about the latest album of duets?
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Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, the new solo recording from Oscar, Grammy, Tony and Emmy winner Barbra Streisand, was released August 26.

The recording features duets of Broadway tunes with Hollywood stars, including Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Seth MacFarlane, Patrick Wilson, Jamie Foxx and more.

Critics’ reviews follow. Check back for updates.

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Buy Barbra Streisand’s Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway from the PlaybillStore.com.

The track listing for the regular CD follows:

“At The Ballet” with Anne Hathaway & Daisy Ridley
“Loving You” with Patrick Wilson
“Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)” with Anthony Newley
“The Best Thing That Ever Has Happened” with Alec Baldwin
“Any Moment Now” with Hugh Jackman
“Anything You Can Do” with Melissa McCarthy
“Pure Imagination” with Seth MacFarlane
“Take Me To The World” with Antonio Banderas
“I’ll Be Seeing You / I’ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face” with Chris Pine
“Climb Ev’ry Mountain” with Jamie Foxx

Those who purchase the new CD from Target will hear four additional tracks on a Deluxe Edition: “I Didn't Know What Time It Was,” “Not a Day Goes By,” “Fifty Percent” and “Losing My Mind.”

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