Barbra Streisand Talks Stage Fright, 27-Year Concert Hiatus (VIDEO)

Barbra Streisand Talks on 'Larry King Live' Primetime Special

The night before Larry King wraps up 25 years of 'Larry King Live' (weeknights, 9PM ET on CNN), he chatted with Barbra Streisand in her Malibu home. King asked her about suffering from stage fright. She replied, "There's always that feeling of, you know, yeah, 'Will I make those high notes? Will the audience be really receptive?'"

Her 1967 performance in New York's Central Park was a pivotal moment in the star's singing career. In front of 135,000 people, "I forgot the words to three of my songs. And that was it for me. I never sang professionally, meaning where I charged for the tickets, ... for 27 years."

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