Barbara Cook



Barbara Cook

Rating
Active
1951
Born
October 25, 1927 in Atlanta
Died
August 7, 2017
Location
Shippenville, Pennsylvania, United States
Genres
Vocal
Biography
Barbara Cook (October 25, 1927 – August 8, 2017) was an American singer and actress who first came to prominence in the 1950s as the lead in the original Broadway musicals Plain and Fancy (1955), Candide (1956) and The Music Man (1957) among others, winning a Tony Award for the latter. She continued performing mostly in theatre until the mid-1970s, when she began a second career as a cabaret and concert singer. She also made numerous recordings. During her years as Broadway’s leading ingénue Cook was lauded for her excellent lyric soprano voice.

Top Songs by Barbara Cook



Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Legends of Broadway - Barbara Cook

Legends of Broadway - Barbara Cook

Barbara Cook February 27, 2019

16 Tracks

Where or When

Where or When

Barbara Cook March 17, 2014

12 Tracks

Little Girl Blue

Little Girl Blue

Barbara Cook February 27, 2014

12 Tracks

Cheek to Cheek

Cheek to Cheek

Barbara Cook February 1, 2014

14 Tracks

Loverman

Loverman

Barbara Cook September 25, 2012

14 Tracks

Songs of Perfect Propiety

Songs of Perfect Propiety

Barbara Cook August 13, 2012

24 Tracks

Candide

Candide

Barbara Cook September 30, 2011

16 Tracks

From The Heart

From The Heart

Barbara Cook March 15, 2011

12 Tracks

Rainbow Round My Shoulder

Rainbow Round My Shoulder

Barbara Cook November 11, 2008

15 Tracks

Related Blog Posts


Similar Artists