tonight, part two of our conversation with legendary songwriters alan and marilyn bergman. they have written iconic songs, earning them three academy awards along the way. more on their longtime collaboration with barbra streisand. we are glad you joined us. some legends alan and marilyn bergman now. >> every community has a martin luther king boulevard. it's the cornerstone we all know. it's not just a street or boulevard, but a place where walmart stands together with your community to make every day better. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> we're back with night two of a conversation with alan and marilyn bergman. barbra streisand was given a lto lot to work with. i asked perhaps an impossible question. i wanted to give you some time to think about it but alan made the point that the toughest part of their job is trying to find a new way to talk about love. a new way to define love. i want -- over the course of the years, give me a few lines that speak to that condition that you are proud of. >> one i can think of because it
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tavis: what a pleasure to welcome alan and marilyn bergman. she was telling me about her granddaughter. she brags about her grandbaby and her daughter. over the course of those as husband and wife, they have teamed up on the most memorable songs of all time including "the ay we were," and "you don't bring me flowers." they have won 16 awards and a number of others including induction into the songwriters hall of fame. alan and marilyn bergman, i am angered -- honored to have you on this couch. >> we have been here before. tavis: any time i see them in town, i will run across everybody to get to the burdens -- bergmans. you are two wonderful and special people, to say nothing of your man's talent. thank you for finally getting on this couch. let's start with this and do with it first and move on. how did barbara streisand -- barbra stress and become your mews -- streisand become your muse? >> we have had a lot of years together. we were taken to hear her sing when she was 18. by a composer who wrote "funny girl." from that first night we knew t
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