The associated Press and CNN has reported that Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music’s queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, has died.
She was 48. More details will be made available as they unfold.
Whitney Houston (1963-2012) was born on August 9th, 1963 in New Jersey. Her body was found at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Whitney Houston music career started in the Church choir courtesy of her Mum, Scored seven straight no. 1’s in the eighties, sold more than 170 million albums, singles and videos, 6 Grammy awards and about 450 industry awards.
Her music is rooted in gospel music. She was professionally discovered by producer Clive Davis in a New York night club. Whitney was to appear in the remake of “sparkle” later this year. She is described as a singer extraordinaire.
Tribute to Whitney Houston by Nigerian Artists; Tiwa Savage, Yinka Davis and Kehinde Dacosta
A Trendy Africa Media report.