CSPC: Barbra Streisand Popularity Analysis

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Digital Singles Sales

As a reminder, the weighting is done with a 10 to 1,5 ratio between one album and one digital single.

The Barbra Streisand Album (1963) – 5,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 30,000

The Second Barbra Streisand Album (1963) – 3,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 20,000

The Third Album (1964) – 12,000 equivalent albums

It Had to Be You – 80,000

People (1964) – 10,000 equivalent albums

People – 60,000
Remaining tracks – 5,000

My Name Is Barbra (1965) – 6,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 40,000

My Name Is Barbra, Two… (1965) – 3,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 20,000

Color Me Barbra (1966) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

Je m’appelle Barbra (1966) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

Simply Streisand (1967) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

A Christmas Album (1967) – 10,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 65,000

Funny Girl (Soundtrack) (1968) – 20,000 equivalent albums

Don’t Rain On My Parade – 100,000
Remaining tracks – 30,000

What About Today? (1969) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

Hello, Dolly! (1969) – 7,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 45,000

On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

The Owl and the Pussycat (1970) – 0 equivalent albums

All tracks – 0

Stoney End (1971) – 2,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 15,000

Barbra Joan Streisand (1971) – 3,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 20,000

Barbra Streisand…and Other Musical Instruments (1971) – 0 equivalent albums

All tracks – 0

The Way We Were (1974) – 51,000 equivalent albums

The Way We Were – 340,000
Remaining tracks – 0

The Way We Were: Original Soundtrack Recording (1974) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

ButterFly (1974) – 2,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 15,000

Funny Lady (1975) – 0 equivalent albums

All tracks – 0

Lazy Afternoon (1975) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

Classical Barbra (1976) – 0 equivalent albums

All tracks – 0

A Star Is Born (1976) – 27,000 equivalent albums

Evergreen – 150,000
Remaining tracks – 30,000

Superman (1977) – 7,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 45,000

Songbird (1978) – 15,000 equivalent albums

You Don’t Bring Me Flowers – 90,000
Remaining tracks – 10,000

The Main Event (1979) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

Wet (1979) – 22,000 equivalent albums

No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) – 125,000
Remaining tracks – 20,000

Guilty (1980) – 120,000 equivalent albums

Guilty – 150,000
Woman in Love – 550,000
What Kind of Fool – 70,000
Remaining tracks – 30,000

Yentl (1983) – 6,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 40,000

Emotion (1984) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

The Broadway Album (1985) – 36,000 equivalent albums

Send In the Clowns – 100,000
Somewhere – 125,000
Remaining tracks – 15,000

Till I Loved You (1988) – 5,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 35,000

Back to Broadway (1993) – 6,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 40,000

The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996) – 27,000 equivalent albums

I Finally Found Someone – 180,000
Remaining tracks – 0

Higher Ground (1997) – 45,000 equivalent albums

Tell Him – 300,000
Remaining tracks – 0

A Love Like Ours (1999) – 3,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 20,000

Christmas Memories (2001) – 6,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 40,000

The Movie Album (2003) – 4,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 25,000

Guilty Pleasures (2005) – 10,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 65,000

Love Is the Answer (2009) – 12,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 80,000

What Matters Most (2011) – 3,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 20,000

Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway (2016) – 1,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – under 10,000

Orphan – 54,000 equivalent albums

All tracks – 360,000

With a dreadful total of 3,68 million digital sales Streisand performs incredibly poorly there. While it comes to no surprise, the magnitude of these horrible results is still an issue. Even her stand-out classics like The Way We Were and Woman In Love fail to reach 1 million sales combined!

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TapestryCK

HI MDJ, can you tell us how many physical singles did she sell in USA?
She only has 7.5 millilon units certified on RIAA.

Jorge

Hi MJD, why didn’t you count Funny Girl (1964) and Nuts as Barbra albums but you did countThe Main Event?

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