Barbra Streisand makes US chart history

October 1

  The singer Barbara Streisand has made a history in US chart with her latest album – Partners. After selling 196,000 copies and topped the Billboard rundown, she became the first artist which has number one albums in each of the last six decades.

50 years ago, in October 1964, the 72-year-old star has her first number one album, People.

Streisand's latest hit also makes her the only female singer to clock up 10 number one albums in the US.

In the all-time list of album chart-topping acts, Barbara Streisand ties the fourth place with Elvis Presley. No.1 are The Beatles with 19 number ones, followed by Jay Z and Bruce Springsteen.

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