Watch Barbra Streisand & Seth MacFarlane's Magical 'Pure Imagination' Duet

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Barbra Streisand and Seth MacFarlane perform during the tour opener for "Barbra - The Music... The Mem'ries... The Magic!" at Staples Center on Aug. 2, 2016 in Los Angeles. 

Barbra Streisand previewed her duet of “Pure Imagination” from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory with Seth MacFarlane, and it is magical.

“I’ve always loved the song 'Pure Imagination,'” Streisand says in the behind-the-scenes video. “I thought Seth MacFarlane would be great.”

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The duet is part of the legend’s return with the upcoming album Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway.

“When I heard that Barbra Streisand wanted to work with me it honestly shocked the hell out of me. It still shocks the hell out of me,” MacFarlane said about the duet. “It is nothing short of a spectacular honor.”

"Pure Imagination" with Seth MacFarlane

I believe in the power of imagination… I love this song... recording it as a duet with Seth MacFarlane was a joy! #BarbraENCORE

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Streisand previously released two duets from her 35th studio album: Jamie Foxx joined the singer for The Sound of Music classic “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” while Anne Hathaway and Daisy Ridley joined in for A Chorus Line’s “At the Ballet.”

Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway is available for pre-order and will be released Aug. 26.