Barbra Streisand Duets With Alec Baldwin On “The Best Thing That Ever Happened”

"I wanted a real 'New Yawker' for this song."

Barbra Streisand’s new album, ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, finds her teaming up with some of the biggest names in Hollywood on classic songs from beloved Broadway musicals.

Barbra just released footage of her time in the studio with Alec Baldwin, who joins her on “The Best Thing That Ever Happened” from Road Show.


“I wanted a real ’New Yawker’ for this song,” Streisand joked in a Tweet. “Alec Baldwin is so funny and smart. A total charmer!”

ENCORE, which also features duets with Melissa McCarthy, Chris Pine, Jamie Foxxx and Anne Hathaway, is out now. Join Barbra and friends on ENCORE: Behind The Scenes With Barbra Streisand, airing Tuesday, August 30 at 7pm Eastern on Logo.

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