Back to Broadway

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Back to Broadway
Studio album by Barbra Streisand
Released June 29, 1993
Genre Pop
Label Columbia
Producer David Foster, Andrew Lloyd Webber
Barbra Streisand chronology
Just for the Record...
(1991)
Back to Broadway
(1993)
Higher Ground
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Back to Broadway is the twenty-sixth studio album by Barbra Streisand, released in 1993. The album was Streisand's second collection of songs from Broadway musicals, after 1985's The Broadway Album. It debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart and gave her the title of "only female artist to have a number one album in four different decades." The album sold 189,000 copies in the first week, and has been certified as 2× Platinum by the RIAA, her fifth album to do so.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Some Enchanted Evening" (Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) – 3:52
  2. "Everybody Says Don't" (Stephen Sondheim) – 2:34
  3. "The Music of the Night" - Duet with Michael Crawford - (Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe) – 5:35
  4. "Speak Low" (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) – 4:08
  5. "As If We Never Said Goodbye" (Don Black, Christopher Hampton, Webber) – 4:44
  6. "Children Will Listen" (Sondheim) – 4:09
  7. "I Have a Love/One Hand, One Heart" - Duet with Johnny Mathis - (Sondheim, Leonard Bernstein) – 4:44
  8. "I've Never Been in Love Before" (Frank Loesser) – 3:49
  9. "Luck Be a Lady" (Loesser) – 3:31
  10. "With One Look" (Black, Hampton, Webber) – 3:32
  11. "The Man I Love" (Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin) – 3:39
  12. "Move On" (Sondheim) – 5:24

Chart Performance[edit]

The album was another smash hit and reached number 1 on July 17, 1993 on the Billboard Album Chart and reached top 10 in Canada, the UK and Australia.

Chart Peak
position
Dutch Album Chart 23
US Billboard Top 200 Album Chart 1
Australian Album Chart 3
Canada 6
UK Album Chart 6
German Album Chart 81
Swedish Album Chart 32
Austrian Album Chart 3
New Zealand Album Chart 11

Award Nominations[edit]

The album was nominated for 2 grammy awards for:-

Preceded by
janet. by Janet Jackson
Billboard 200 number-one album
July 17–23, 1993
Succeeded by
Zooropa by U2

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