SiriusXM Barbra Streisand Channel (2014)
SiriusXM announced September 8, 2014 that it would launch The Barbra Streisand Channel, an exclusive channel featuring the music of Barbra Streisand.
The limited-run channel launched on Friday, September 12 at 5:00 pm ET and ran through Friday, October 10, via satellite on Sirius channel 69 and XM channel 73. The Barbra Streisand Channel was also available online on channel 69 and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App.
The Barbra Streisand Channel featured music spanning Streisand’s legendary career, from her 1963 debut through her newest album, Partners (released on September 16, 2014). The channel was fully dedicated to Barbra Streisand’s extensive body of work and included selections from her live and studio recordings. The channel also included Streisand’s personal song selections from her catalog, spanning 50 years.
The Barbra Streisand Channel also featured an exclusive “Town Hall” special with Barbra Streisand. Streisand sat down for an intimate Q&A session with a select group of listeners in the SiriusXM studios in New York City. Moderated by her longtime colleague, music industry executive Jay Landers, “SiriusXM’s Town Hall with Barbra Streisand” aired on Sunday, September 14 at 12:00 pm ET on The Barbra Streisand Channel.