Thursday, 14 July 2011
Barbara Streisand - Evergreen (1976)
Evergreen was a song about new love and was the theme to the 1976 remake of,"A Star is Born." The film starred Barbara Streisand and the song, Evergreen was so popular that it won the Academy Award for Best Song. Paul Williams who had written songs for the Carpenters and Three Dog Night, wrote this with Barbara Streisand. The songs for, A Star Is Born, had to be written before filming had begun since they were performed on camera. When Paul Williams signed on to the project Barbara had the music and one verse for the song, "Everything." Over the next seven weeks, Barbara & Williams wrote all the songs for the movie.