1. Barbra Streisand, Miley Cyrus & More Address Women's March in Downtown L.A.

    January 22, 2017 3:11 PM EST Women’s Marches took place all across the country on Saturday (Jan. 21), bringing out record crowds in the name of equality. Washington, D.C., garnered the main spotlight but the March in Los Angeles may have been just as significant in terms of garnering attention through star power and…

  2. Barbra Streisand Calls Donald Trump 'Disgraceful' for His Attack on Meryl Streep

    January 09, 2017 7:58 PM EST Barbra Streisand is not looking forward to a Trump presidency.  Calling in to Hardball With Chris Matthews on Monday (Jan. 9), the performer commented on Sunday's Golden Globes speech in which Meryl Streep called out Donald Trump for mocking a disabled reporter and called on the press…

  3. Barbra Streisand Takes Trip Down Memory Lane, Updates on Her Memoir in Charming Q&A at Grammy Museum

    January 06, 2017 3:28 AM EST "It's because I was always fascinated by gender discrimination,” says Barbra Streisand when asked about her notorious philanthropic tendencies among an intimate L.A. audience of 200 on Thursday night (Jan. 5). “When I talked about wanting to be in control [in my early years] I…

  4. Billboard Dance Chart Upstarts: Kris Kross Amsterdam, Rain Man & a Remixed Summer/Streisand Classic

    January 05, 2017 4:48 PM EST Each week, Billboard Dance looks at songs & albums rising on Billboard's dance charts. Kris Kross Amsterdam & Conor Maynard feat. Ty Dolla $ign, "Are You Sure?" DJ/producer trio Kris Kross Amsterdam (Dutch brothers Jordy and Sander Huisman, along with Yuki Kempees)…

  5. Barbra Streisand's 'Magic' Tour Wraps With $46 Million Earned

    December 14, 2016 5:00 AM EST Barbra Streisand takes the No. 1 slot on Billboard ’s latest Hot Tours recap (see list below) with $10.7 million in ticket sales earned at concerts in four U.S. markets during November and December. The sold out shows at arenas in Houston, Tampa, Ft. Lauderdale and Miami were the only fall…

  6. 'The Voice' Recap: Final Four Sing in Season 11 Finals

    December 12, 2016 10:07 PM EST In part one of The Voice Season 11’s two-part finale, the top four artists of the season sang one last time for America’s vote. Adam Levine had Billy Gilman and Josh Gallagher representing Team Adam. Blake Shelton had country singer Sundance Head. Alicia Keys had 16-year-old artist Wé…

  7. Leading Ladies: A Look at Women's No. 1 Success in the Hot 100's History

    December 09, 2016 1:39 PM EST Women have greatly increased their share of Hot 100 No. 1s since the chart's launch, from roughly one-fifth of all leaders in the '60s to nearly half today. As Billboard celebrates the seventh annual Women in Music gala, honoring Madonna as woman of the year in addition to other…

  8. What Are the Top-Selling Christmas Albums of All Time?

    November 25, 2016 9:00 AM EST From Elvis to Josh Groban, here are the albums that have soundtracked the most Christmases through the years. Elvis Presley 's Elvis' Christmas Album  reigns as the biggest-selling Christmas album of all time in the United States. The set has been certified as having sold 10…

  9. Barry Gibb, the Last Bee Gee, on Relaunching His Music Career at 70: 'I Was Ready to Quit'

    October 06, 2016 1:00 PM EDT Barry Gibb , the suave romantic whose soaring falsetto defined the Bee Gees and the Saturday Night Fever era, is padding around his Miami mansion in white tube socks, a pair of rimless glasses perched on his nose. At 70, Gibb is a genial, if slightly eccentric, grandfather of eight, his gray…

  10. Barbra Streisand Sings Parody of 'Send In the Clowns' to Mock Donald Trump

    September 10, 2016 3:08 PM EDT Barbra Streisand put her feelings about Donald Trump into song Friday night (Sept. 9). At an LGBT fundraiser for Hillary Clinton, the singer performed a parody of the Stephen Sondheim song "Send In the Clowns" using lyrics about the Republican nominee. Watch Barbra Streisand Duet…

  11. Pop Shop Podcast: Daya Talks Upcoming Album & Breakthrough Year, Plus Chart Chat About Barbra Streisand, Lady Gaga & More

    September 07, 2016 9:59 PM EDT Welcome to the new episode of the Billboard.com Pop Shop Podcast , Billboard's weekly audio breakdown of the Billboard charts, hottest music news and year's biggest musical events. Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard co-director of charts Keith Caulfield  and…

  12. Barbra Streisand Earns 11th No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Encore'

    September 04, 2016 5:15 PM EDT The icon extends her record as the woman with the most No. 1 albums in chart history. Barbra Streisand achieves her   11th No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as her latest release, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway , enters atop the list. Her newest leader extends her record for the…

  13. Florida Georgia Line, Britney Spears & Young Thug Debut in Top 10 on Billboard 200

    September 04, 2016 5:10 PM EDT Plus: Beyonce and Rihanna make VMA-fueled gains. Entertainment icon Barbra Streisand notches her 11th No. 1 album on the latest Billboard 200 chart with Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway , while Florida Georgia Line , Britney Spears and Young Thug also score top 10 debuts. Streisand’s all…

  14. Barbra Streisand Scores Seventh U.K. No. 1 Album With 'Encore'

    September 02, 2016 1:07 PM EDT Barbra Streisand has scored the seventh No. 1 of her 50-year U.K. album chart career. Encore -- Movie Partners Sing Broadway (Columbia/Sony) entered today's new countdown at the top with combined units of 20,000, according to the Official Charts Company. The new singles chart had “Closer…

  15. Barbra Streisand Asked Apple to Fix Her Siri Name Pronunciation

    August 21, 2016 7:18 PM EDT "I called the head of Apple, Tim Cook, and he delightfully agreed to have Siri change the pronunciation of my name, finally," said Streisand on NPR. A Barbra Streisand update may be hitting iPhones soon. The singer and actress recently said she asked that Apple fix Siri to pronounce…

  16. Barbra Streisand's 'Gypsy' Remake Loses Distributor

    August 04, 2016 12:46 AM EDT STX Entertainment is no longer in tune with Barbra Streisand's musical remake Gypsy . The distributor has bowed out as the co-financier and distributor of the Streisand passion project, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. It's a blow for the project, which Barry Levinson is…

  17. Barbra Streisand Teams Up With Jamie Foxx on 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain': Watch

    June 23, 2016 7:43 PM EDT Barbra Streisand has unveiled another of her duets from her upcoming album Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway , singing The Sound of Music classic "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" with Jamie Foxx in a new video.  "I wanted to sing with Jamie Foxx because he just has a fantastic…

  18. Barbra Streisand Going to Tonys for First Time Since 1970

    June 01, 2016 3:54 PM EDT Barbra Streisand will take the stage at this month's Tony Awards for the first time in 46 years. The singer and actress, who was a Tony nominee in 1962 for I Can Get It for You Wholesale and in 1964 for Funny Girl , hasn't graced Tony night since 1970, when she got a special Tony.…

  19. Artists From Red Hot Chili Peppers to Killer Mike Stumping for Bernie Sanders, Music's Donor Class Backing Hillary Clinton

    February 12, 2016 1:46 PM EST The Red Hot Chili Peppers ' Feb. 5 benefit for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in Los Angeles did not bear the hallmarks of a traditional Hollywood fundraiser. The Chili Peppers barely invoked Sanders' name during their set, and donors who had paid thousands of…

  20. Barbra Streisand Leaves President Obama 'Verklempt' at Medal of Freedom Ceremony

    November 24, 2015 7:18 PM EST James Taylor, Gloria & Emilio Estefan, Itzhak Perlman and Stephen Sondheim also among musical honorees. In light of the Paris attacks earlier this month, it was the perfect time for President Obama to recognize all the beauty and inspiration music brings into our lives by honoring a…

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