Producer and songwriter Bernie Helms is celebrating the fact that he's one of the producers on Barbra Streisand's brand new #1 album "Partners." On Streisand's latest album of duets, Helms produced "I Can Still See Your Face" which finds Streisand duetting with Andrea Boccelli.
The album topped US sales charts, selling over 196,000 copies, which is the highest female album's debt sales to date.It slips to No. 3 with 127,000 in second week，this second-week decline is the lowest for a No. 1 debuting album since the week ending Feb. 16, Remarkably, Streisand has the smallest second-week drop for an album by an artist in almost four years. "Partners," Streisand's thirty fourth album, is allows Streisand to have a #1 record for the last six decades.
Herms recently celebrated another #1 debut with Danny Gokey's #1 single, "Hope In Front of Me," from the album by the same title, which also debuted at #1 on the Billboard Christian album charts. Herms adds these achievements to several other accomplishments including: Natalie Grant's Hurricane album that also sat at #1 and Ruben Studdard's release, Unconditional Love, which was released in the spring of 2014. Herms will be taking a break from his current production duties for Josh Groban to attend the Dove Awards on Tuesday, October 7th, where he is nominated for the prestigious Producer of the Year award.