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Barbra Streisand received the Golden Globe Award in 1969.

5 Sensational Music Artists Who Won Acting Awards

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Here are five musicians who landed meaty roles in Hollywood and were awarded for their portrayals.READ MORE

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand's 'Partners' Goes Platinum: Singer Tops Million-Selling Releases List for Women with 31

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Barbra Streisand's most recent album, 'Partners,' hit platinum status recently, bringing her total to 31. She is currently the queen of million-selling albums according to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) with Reba McEntire far behind at 19 platinum releases. It's her best-selling record since 2001's 'Christmas Memories.'READ MORE

Elvis Presley

8 Artists with At Least 8 No. 1 Albums: Ranking The Octopping Albums from Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Jay Z and More

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Fifty years ago on this day Elvis Presley released Roustabout, a soundtrack for the film of the same title, starring the performer. It was his eighth no. 1 album, an extension of his record for most albums atop the Billboard 200 by one artist (which would soon be surpassed for good by The Beatles). Interestingly enough, only eight acts have had at least eight albums top the American charts. We at Music Times decided to find out each of those acts' no. 8 no. 1 and measure them up against each other.READ MORE

One Direction: What everyone wants for Christmas!

5 Musician's Holiday Specials We'd Like to See (Now That One Direction Has One): Rush, Insane Clown Posse and More

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One Direction got everyone excited for the Christmas season this week when the group announced that it would be taking part in its first ever holiday special. There are very few details as of yet but hopefully guest stars swing by and skits full of shenanigans will ensue. In the meantime, Music Times has a few other performers in mind that we'd like to see get a Christmas special.READ MORE

Taylor Swift: All double plat, double plat, no trouble.

Taylor Swift Has Second Largest Sales Week of 2014 with '1989' while Bette Middler and Calvin Harris Offer Futile Resistance

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This week marked a major slowdown for record sales but that's kind of to be expected following the drop of a huge album such as Taylor Swift's 1989 last week.READ MORE

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand and Six Decades of No. 1 Albums: 'People,' 'Guilty,' 'The Broadway Album' and More

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Barbra Streisand had her first no. 1 album fifty years ago on october 31. Music Times looks back over the other nine in her record-setting career.READ MORE

Slipknot Tops Billboard 200 Full of New Albums, Including T.I., Neil Diamond and Logic; Taylor Swift May Go Platinum Next Week

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As we get later and later into the year, more and more new albums will be released to attract the growing demand for the Christmas season. Things are getting near to full swing this week as seven of the Top 10 spots, including the first four, are taken by new albums.READ MORE

Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line Keeps Country on Top of Billboard 200; The Game and U2 See Numbers Short of What They're Used To

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This week's Billboard 200 Top 10 was chock full of new albums but the main story has to be country music's recent success. This week marks the third in a row where the genre has placed a new album atop the charts. Florida Georgia Line was this week's representative as Anything Goes sold 197,000 copies.READ MORE

Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean Keeps Country Album Streak Alive on Billboard 200 in Run Up to Taylor Swift's '1989'; Hozier Debuts High As Well

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It's another big week on the Billboard 200, as if the music industry is leading up to Taylor Swift's inevitable release of 1989 with a series of pre-parties. Swift may not be country music anymore but the genre stepped up again this week.READ MORE

Blake Shelton

Blake Shelton and Lady Antebellum Top a Country-Dominated Billboard 200; Kenny Chesney Also Makes An Appearance

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Country music has some of the most loyal fans in the music industry, at least in terms of being willing to actually buy albums. That was on display last week as the Billboard 200 was topped by two country albums, the first time that's happened since 2010.READ MORE

'Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics' Album Cover

Aretha Franklin On New Diva Covers Album: "I Like The Whole CD, From Cut To Cut"

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Aretha Franklin latest album, Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics, was released Tuesday on vinyl and will be available digitally and in stores on Oct. 21. In a new interview with Billboard, she says the cover project, which features tracks such as "Midnight Train To Georgia" and "Rolling In The Deep," has given her an excitement she hasn't felt since 1982.READ MORE

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Barely Hold Off Kenny Chesney as Duet Albums Continue Reign Atop Billboard 200

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New music continues to come forth as we enter the month of October.READ MORE

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand Breaks Record on Top of Billboard 200; Chris Brown, Tim McGraw and George Strait Have Big Weeks as Well

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Album sales continue to be huge for a third-straight week as the Top 10 of the Billboard 200 was loaded with seven debuts for a second week.READ MORE

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand’s History-Making Record ‘Partners’ Tops Charts: John Mayer, Lionel Richie, Michael Bublé, Billy Joel, And More Rejoice

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It looks as if Barbra Streisand has some serious reasons to celebrate. With her latest album Partners hitting No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, the singer is officially the first ever musical act to have No. 1 albums in every one of the last six decades.READ MORE

The Script

The Script's New Album 'No Sound Without Silence' Beats Barbra Streisand, Chris Brown on UK Album Chart

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Barbra Streisand may be a musical legend, on pace to debut at No. 1 in the U.S. with her new album Partners, but she's seemingly no match for rock band The Script. Following the release and overseas success of its single "Superheroes," The Script's new album No Sound Without Silence has debuted at No. 1 in the U.K.READ MORE

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