Barbra Joan Streisand is an American singer-songwriter, author, actress, writer, film producer, and director. Barbara is one of the most commercially and critically successful entertainers in modern entertainment history, with more than 71.5 million albums shipped in the United States and 145 million records sold worldwide.
She has won two Academy Awards, eight Grammy Awards, five Emmy Awards including one Daytime Emmy, a Special Tony Award, an American Film Institute award, a Kennedy Center Honors award, a Peabody Award, and is one of the few entertainers who have won an Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Award.
According to the RIAA, Barbra holds the record for the most top-ten albums of any female recording artist – a total of 32 since 1963. Streisand has the widest span (48 years) between first and latest top-ten albums of any female recording artist.
Barbra Streisand holds impressive portfolio which contains a long list of awards from her being a artist.
We can proudly say Barbra attended to Erasmus Hall High School alumni on Flatbush Ave in Brooklyn. She is a pride of United States as an artist and a citizen and fantastic sample world wide “down to earth lady”, as herself quoted many times
“I’m so glad I came from Brooklyn – it’s down to earth.”