Highlights From Just for the Record...

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Highlights Front cover


  1. You'll Never Know (1955) [2:58]
    (H. Warren / M. Gordon)
  2. A Sleepin' Bee [1:58] *
    (H. Arlen / T. Capote)
  3. Miss Marmelstein [3:20] (H. Rome)
  4. I Hate Music [1:13] (L. Bernstein)
  5. Nobody's Heart (Belongs To Me) [2:11] (R. Rodgers / L. Hart)
  6. Cry Me A River [3:49] (A. Hamilton)
  7. Get Happy/Happy Days Are Here Again (with Judy Garland) [2:22]
    ("Get" - H. Arlen / T. Koehler; "Happy" - M. Ager / J. Yellen)
  8. People [3:40] (J. Styne / B. Merrill)
  9. Second Hand Rose (Barbra's mother)/Act II medley from My Name Is Barbra [4:19]
    • Second Hand Rose (G. Clarke / J.F. Hanley)
    • Give Me The Simple Life (H. Ruby / R. Bloom)
    • Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home (H. Arlen / J. Mercer)
    • Nobody Knows You (When You're Down And Out) (J. Cox)
    • The Best Things In Life Are Free (B.G. DeSylva / L. Brown / R. Henderson)
  10. You Wanna Bet [2:27] (C. Coleman / D. Fields)
  11. Come Rain Or Come Shine (sung by Harold Arlen) [1:43]
    (H. Arlen / J. Mercer)
  12. Don Rickles Monologue [0:59]
  13. The Sweetest Sounds (sung by Richard Rodgers) [1:02]
    (R. Rodgers)
  14. You're The Top (with Ryan O'Neal) [4:08] (C. Porter)
  15. What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life? - duet with Michel Legrand (demo)/album version [3:36]
    (M. Legrand / A. Bergman / M. Bergman)
  16. Cryin' Time (Duet with Ray Charles) [2:17] (B. Owens)
  17. A Quiet Thing/There Won't Be Trumpets [5:19]
    ("Quiet" - J. Kander / F. Ebb; "Trumpets" - S. Sondheim)
  18. Evergreen (demo/soundtrack version) [3:13]
    (B. Streisand / P. Williams)
  19. Between Yesterday And Tomorrow [3:31]
    (M. Legrand / A. Bergman / M. Bergman)
  20. You Don't Bring Me Flowers (Duet with Neil Diamond) [3:36]
    (N. Diamond / A. Bergman / M. Bergman)
  21. Papa Can You Hear Me? (demo) [2:32]
    (M. Legrand / A. Bergman / M. Bergman)
  22. I Know Him So Well [4:13]
    (B. Anderson / B. Ulvaeus / T. Rice)
  23. Warm All Over [2:49] (F. Loesser)
  24. You'll Never Know (duet) [4:07] (H. Warren / M. Gordon)

* For the Highlights CD, “A Sleepin' Bee” was edited from its original length of 4:50 minutes to 3:41 minutes.

About the Album

Highlights From Just for the Record... is really for Streisand completists who want to have every one of her CDs in their collection. Otherwise, this 1992 CD was a repackaging of the 1991 4-CD box set.

Highlights contained one CD with 24 tracks. It replicated the CD insert from the original box set and used abbreviated versions of Streisand's original liner notes.

Highlights, most likely, helped fulfill Streisand's contractual commitment to Columbia Records. Indeed, Streisand's last complete studio album was in 1988— Till I Loved You. In the four years following that album, Streisand released two compilations (A Collection and JFTR), a movie soundtrack (Prince of Tides), and Highlights From Just for the Record.

Barbra's next studio album was released June 1993: Back to Broadway.

All of the tracks on Highlights From Just for the Record... were previously released. There is nothing rare or desirable on this CD ... unless, of course, you are a Streisand completist and would like it in your collection.


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