It was released on January 1, by Columbia Records. The record is a compilation consisting of 11 commercially successful singles from the singer's releases in the s, with a majority of them being cover songs. The songs on Barbra Streisand's Greatest Hits originally appeared on one of the singer's eight previous albums and span in release from to
Streisand's Number One Albums
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In , Streisand's album of Broadway duets— Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway— debuted on Billboard's charts at 1, which solidified her lead in the record books as the only artist to have a number one album in each of the last six decades—the s, s, s, s, s, and the s! It was also her 11th 1 album. Barbra Streisand has recorded with Columbia Records since — That's a year recording career! According to my count here at Barbra Archives The Billboard list, published weekly by Billboard Magazine, ranks the highest-selling albums based solely on sales in the United States. It's also interesting to note that Streisand owns the unique distinction of having the longest span between number one albums —52 years.