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Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were FLAC album

Performer: Barbra Streisand
Genre: Pop music / Stage and Screen
Title: The Way We Were
Country: US
Released: 1984
Style: Vocal, Ballad, Soundtrack
FLAC version ZIP size: 1730 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1477 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1624 mb
Rating: 4.9
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The Way We Were (Barbra Streisand album). The Way We Were is the fifteenth studio album recorded by American vocalist Barbra Streisand. It was released on January 1, 1974 by Columbia Records. The record was compiled immediately following the commercial success of lead single "The Way We Were".

Lyrics to "The Way We Were" song by Barbra Streisand: Mem'ries, Light the corners of my mind Misty water-colored memories Of the way we were Scattered pi. .

Produced by Marty Paich. Album The Way We Were. The Way We Were Lyrics. Hmmmmm hmmmmm Hmm hmm hmmmmmm hmmm hmmm hmm hmm Hmm hmm hmmmm hmmmm hmmmmm hmm Hmm hmm hmm hmm hmmmmmm. It was also featured as the title song on her 1974 album. The song topped the Billboard Hot 100 and won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song. It was certified Gold and certified Platinum twenty-three years after the song’s release. How many The Way We Were’s there were, I cannot tell you. Unlike Juilliard, where a jury of three decided whether I would maintain my scholarship, here there was a jury of one. Never was there a more harsh critic of my work than me.

The Way We Were-the studio album-was assembled mostly from unused recordings from 1970 for an album Barbra worked on titled The Singer. Only All in Love is Fair, Something So Right, the pop version of The Way We Were, and Being At War With Each Other were recorded specifically for this album in December 1973. A song called Make the Man Love Me by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, was recorded at the same December session, but remained unreleased. Other Streisand albums which were released as Half-speed mastered LPs: Guilty, Memories, and Greatest Hits Volume 2. Album Cover Outtakes.

Streisand's album was re-issued as "Barbra Streisand Featuring 'The Way We Were' and 'All In Love Is Fair. Despite the awkward title, Streisand's album went to and eventually sold over 2 million copies, far outselling the soundtrack. The film, single, and Streisand's album all went to Carol Kaye, who was a top session player in the '60s and '70s, played bass on this track. In a Songfacts interview with Kaye, she said it was one of her most memorable sessions, requiring a total of 33 takes It reached {for 1 week} on Billboard's Adult Contemporary Tracks chart.

The Way We Were (оригинал Barbra Streisand). Какими мы были (перевод Татьяна Гурченко из Севастополя). Mem'ries light the corners of my mind. Воспоминания освещают уголки моего сознания -. Misty water-colored mem'ries of the way we were. Scattered pictures of the smiles we left behind. Разбросаны фотографии с улыбками из прошлого, Smiles we gave to one another for the way we were. Can it be that it was all so simple then.

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of the title song, along with the film score composed by Marvin Hamlisch. This album was thrown together quickly after that song took off as a single (in a recording different from the one in the film) in the wake of the success of the movie

Difficulty: intermediate. Author Pencom 29,944. Smiles we gave to one another, for the way we were. F. Em. Dm7. Can it be that it was all so simple then? Em. Em7.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Being At War With Each Other
Written-By – C. King*
2 Something So Right
Written-By – P. Simon*
3 The Best Thing You've Ever Done
Written-By – M. Charnin*
4 The Way We Were
Written-By – A. Bergman*, M. Bergman*, M. Hamlisch*
5 All In Love Is Fair
Written-By – S. Wonder*
6 What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?
Written-By – A. Bergman*, M. Bergman*, M. Legrand*
7 Summer Me, Winter Me
Written-By – A. Bergman*, M. Bergman*, M. Legrand*
8 Pieces Of Dreams
Written-By – A. Bergman*, M. Bergman*, M. Legrand*
9 I've Never Been A Woman Before
Written-By – R. Miller*, T. Baird*
Medley 4:09
10a My Buddy
Written-By – G. Kahn*, W. Donaldson*
10b How About Me
Written-By – I. Berlin*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – CBS Inc.
  • Recorded At – United Western Studios
  • Mixed At – Hollywood Sound Recorders
  • Mastered At – The Mastering Lab
  • Manufactured By – CBS/Sony Records Inc.


  • Arranged By – Claus Ogerman (tracks: 8, 9), Marty Paich (tracks: 4), Nick De Caro* (tracks: 1, 2, 5), Peter Matz (tracks: 6, 10)
  • Engineer, Mixed By – Al Schmitt
  • Photography By [Back Cover Photo] – David Bailey
  • Photography By [Cover Photo] – Steve Shapiro*
  • Producer – Marty Paich (tracks: 4), Tommy LiPuma (tracks: 1, 2, 5), Wally Gold (tracks: 3, 6 to 10)
  • Remix – Tommy LiPuma


Early made in Japan-for-US pressing.

Printed in U.S.A.
Disc manufactured in Japan by CBS/Sony, Tokyo, Japan. ©1974 CBS Inc./℗1974 CBS Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7464-32801-2
  • Matrix / Runout: DIDP-20056 11
  • Other (Embossed, Inner Hub): MANUFACTURED BY CBS/SONY RECORDS INC.
  • Other: DIDP 20056

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PC 32801 Barbra Streisand The Way We Were ‎(LP, Album) Columbia PC 32801 US 1974
PC 32801 Barbra Streisand The Way We Were ‎(LP, Album) Columbia PC 32801 US 1974
SS-7 Barbra Streisand The Way We Were ‎(LP, Album) Columbia SS-7 China 1974
S69057 Barbra Streisand The Way We Were ‎(LP, Album) CBS S69057 Europe 1974
S 69057 Barbra Streisand The Way We Were ‎(LP, Album, RE) CBS S 69057 Italy 1974