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 over 72,000 people attended wembley stadium, and over a billion people tuned in worldwide as the rock concert raised over million for charities while bringing awareness to apartheid.^ "if ella fitzgerald is the queen of jazz, billie holiday first lady of the blues, and aretha franklin the queen of soul, then who is the queen of pop?'whitney' review: lifetime music biopic is totally tone deaf, says dominic patten. early 2004, husband bobby brown starred in his own reality tv program, being bobby brown on the bravo network, which provided a view into the domestic goings-on in the brown household. “he made some mistakes that he paid very dearly for, but his story isn’t over,” the relative told people. houston is one of pop music's best-selling music artists of all-time, with an estimated 170–200 million records sold worldwide. she also won the artist of the decade, female award for extraordinary artistic contributions during the 1990s at the 14th soul train music awards, and an mtv europe music award for best r&b. clive davis's pre-grammy party that houston was expected to attend, which featured many of the biggest names in music and movies, went on as scheduled although it was quickly turned into a tribute to houston. on facebookshare on twittermore you may likemarried lesbian couple katja and julie join the cast of "my giant life"previous"political animals" gives four lesbian politicians the well-deserved spotlightnextbisexualbisexualityrobyn crawfordwhitney houston facebooktwitterpinteresttumblr. houston was raised a baptist, but was also exposed to the pentecostal church. houston's subsequent singles from this, and future albums, would make her the first african-american woman to receive consistent heavy rotation on mtv. in september 2004, she gave a surprise performance at the world music awards in a tribute to long-time friend clive davis. the preacher's wife soundtrack became the best-selling gospel album in history. two days later, houston performed "million dollar bill" and "i wanna dance with somebody (who loves me)" on the dancing with the stars season 9 finale.^ a b houston tops new wave of women with pop punch aplenty. she is our queen and she opened doors and provided a blueprint for all of us. although skinner tried to claim otherwise, john houston never appeared in court. the 1986 grammy awards, houston was nominated for three awards including album of the year. aretha franklin recalls meeting a young whitney houston [retrieved february 18, 2012]. "jackson was a hugely talented icon, certainly, but he will be as well remembered (probably more so) for his presentational skills, his dazzling dance moves, as for his musical innovations. aretha franklin was listed on the program and was expected to sing, but was unable to attend the service. later that year, houston's long-time executive assistant and friend, robyn crawford, resigned from houston's management company. "an early 'i' in whitney houston's 'i will always love you' takes nearly six seconds to sing. houston first recorded a duet with teddy pendergrass entitled "hold me" which appeared on his album, love language. with the follow-up singles "i'm every woman", a chaka khan cover, and "i have nothing" both reaching the top five, houston became the first woman to ever have three singles in the top 11 simultaneously. brown confirms whitney houston’s relationship with robyn crawfordby trish bendixon june 8, 2016in bobby brown‘s new memoir, every little step, the singer confirms that his late ex-wife whitney houston was bisexual. dan klores, a spokesman for houston, explained: "this is not a milli vanilli thing. she penned a beautiful remembrance of whitney for esquire, where her wife is on the editorial staff, upon her death. from beyonce to gaga: 8 singers influenced by whitney houston – celine dion; february 16, 2012 [retrieved february 20, 2012]. watch whitney houston's final performance; february 12, 2012 [archived february 14, 2012; retrieved february 13, 2012]. independent's music critic andy gill also wrote about houston's influence on modern r&b and singing competitions, comparing it to michael jackson's.–2000: my love is your love and whitney: the greatest hits. houston heroic on 'bodyguard' album [payment needed to view the whole article]. the san francisco chronicle said houston "is rather angelic herself, displaying a divine talent for being virtuous and flirtatious at the same time", and she "exudes gentle yet spirited warmth, especially when praising the lord in her gorgeous singing voice". production from michael masser, kashif, jermaine jackson, and narada michael walden, houston's debut album whitney houston was released in february 1985. darlene love, houston's godmother, hearing the news of her death, said, "it felt like i had been struck by a lightning bolt in my gut. the 1989 soul train music awards, when houston's name was called out for a nomination, a few in the audience jeered. rolling stone said houston was singing "with a bite in her voice" and the village voice called it "whitney's sharpest and most satisfying so far".
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performance was poorly received by the british media, and was variously described as "weird" and "ungracious", "shambolic" and a "flop". elizabeth houston (august 9, 1963 – february 11, 2012) was an american singer, actress, producer, and model. houston continued to star in movies and contribute to their soundtracks, including the films waiting to exhale (1995) and the preacher's wife (1996). in an interview with rolling stone in 1993, the singer commented that "people know who whitney houston is – i'm black. in november, houston performed "i didn't know my own strength" at the 2009 american music awards in los angeles, california. it is worth noting that angela bassett‘s lifetime biopic whitney hinted at a relationship between robyn and whitney, but erred on the side of allusiveness. “on sunday, july 26, bobbi kristina brown made her transition peacefully. at least they can prevent him from selling his story for money by attaching everything he does. while ballad songs were left unchanged, the album features house/club remixes of many of houston's up-tempo hits. mariah carey, diddy, others react to whitney houston's death; february 12, 2012 [retrieved february 12, 2012]. houston's first film role was in the bodyguard, released in 1992 and co-starring kevin costner. while houston was still in school, her mother continued to teach her how to sing. by vinnie zuffante/getty imagesrobyn crawford is an out lesbian and now married with children. essence ranked houston sixth on their list of 50 most influential r&b stars of all time, calling her "the diva to end all divas". houston’s tragic death in 2012, the exes “had finally gotten to a place where there was no drama at all,” a close relative recently told people. jackson bedford considers that admission by omission, meaning allegations by brown’s conservator are confirmed." and said of houston, "when i first heard her, i called clive davis and said, 'you finally found the greatest singer i've ever heard in my life. she told newsday that she learned from houston the "difference between being able to sing and knowing how to sing".^ larry mcshane, "whitney houston gets bad press", the washington post, april 6, 2000. mariah carey, who was often compared to houston, said, "she [houston] has been a big influence on me. reverend jesse jackson refused to hold his tongue about the injustice going on in america!“whitney tried to stop me from beating up the dealer, but i was not having it. michael jackson shares whitney houston's spotlight, honors: houston wins five naacp image awards, but jackson gets cheers in a show marked by controversy." mariah carey stated, "she [whitney] has a really rich, strong mid-belt that very few people have. this would make the singer the first major musician to visit the newly unified and apartheid free nation following mandela's winning election. in november 1999, houston was named top-selling r&b female artist of the century with certified us sales of 51 million copies at the time and the bodyguard soundtrack was named the top-selling soundtrack album of the century by the recording industry association of america (riaa). brown: “our daughter was growing up in the middle of all of this. a single titled "one wish (for christmas)" reached the top 20 on the adult contemporary chart, and the album was certified gold in the us. as a result, the album began to sell strongly, and houston continued promotion by touring nightclubs in the us. bush in the oval office to discuss the associated challenges. the double disc set peaked at number five in the united states, reaching number one in the united kingdom. houston placed in the top five of entertainment weekly's annual "entertainer of the year" ranking and was labeled by premiere magazine as one of the 100 most powerful people in hollywood. the album showed houston's versatility on a new batch of tough rhythmic grooves, soulful ballads and up-tempo dance tracks.^ this just in: whitney houston disappoints in australia, charlie sheen enters rehab, placido domingo to undergo surgery. whitney has been certified 9× platinum in the us for shipments of over 9 million copies, and has sold a total of 20 million copies worldwide." beyoncé told the globe and mail that houston "inspired [her] to get up there and do what [she] did". but in his new memoir every little step, the singer makes many shocking claims about his relationship with houston, from drug use in front of their daughter bobbi kristina to explicit details of infidelity and physical abuse. in november 2010, billboard released its "top 50 r&b/hip-hop artists of the past 25 years" list and ranked houston at number three who not only went on to earn eight number-one singles on the r&b/hip-hop songs chart, but also landed five number ones on r&b/hip-hop albums.
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their goal was "to show aspects of the lives of african-americans that have not been brought to the screen before" while improving how african-americans are portrayed in film and television.^ bobby brown says 'i love you, whitney' during emotional concert; february 12, 2012 [retrieved february 12, 2012]. coroner: drowning, heart disease, cocaine use killed houston; march 22, 2012 [retrieved march 22, 2012]. sharon osbourne slams clive davis party after whitney houston death; february 16, 2012 [retrieved february 17, 2012]. with michael jackson breaking down the color barrier for black men, houston did the same for black women.“for some reason whitney’s drug use got worse after bobbi kris was born. rolling stone, on her biography, stated that houston "redefined the image of a female soul icon and inspired singers ranging from mariah carey to rihanna".. naacp image awards tributes whitney houston, hands prizes to 'the help' and george lucas; february 18, 2012 [retrieved february 22, 2012]. her no-good bf more then likely contributed to her overdose, just like bobby brown did with whitney houston. “someone may look good on the outside, sturdy and strong … [but] on the inside, you have someone who had insecurities and family issues and emotional personal issues and struggles. 1995, houston starred alongside angela bassett, loretta devine, and lela rochon in her second film, waiting to exhale, a motion picture about four african-american women struggling with relationships. it had a funkier and edgier sound than past releases and saw houston handling urban dance, hip hop, mid-tempo r&b, reggae, torch songs, and ballads all with great dexterity. after news of her death emerged, cnn, msnbc and fox news all broke from their regularly scheduled programming to dedicate time to non-stop coverage of houston's death. houston won a record 11 billboard music awards at its fourth ceremony in 1993. jon caramanica, other music critic of the new york times, called houston "r&b's great modernizer", adding "slowly but surely reconciling the ambition and praise of the church with the movements and needs of the body and the glow of the mainstream". on february 1, 2007, houston asked the court to fast track their divorce. february 9, 2012, houston visited singers brandy and monica, together with clive davis, at their rehearsals for davis' pre-grammy awards party at the beverly hilton hotel in beverly hills." matthew perpetua from rolling stone also eulogized houston's vocal, enumerating ten performances, including "how will i know" from the 1986 mtv vmas and "the star spangled banner" at the 1991 super bowl. houston has shed the defensive hauteur that made her portrayal of a pop star in 'the bodyguard' seem so distant. superman' box office profits - 2016 most valuable movie blockbuster tournament. review/pop; for whitney houston, showy doesn't count: the show is the voice.^ whitney houston's weird performance on the x-factor gives her top five hit. rolling stone named it the best album of 1986, and ranked it at number 254 on the magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. rolling stone commented that "her singing stirs such strong patriotism. review/film: the bodyguard; tragic flaw meets pampered pop star over multiple risks. usa today listed it as one of the 25 most memorable movie moments of the last 25 years in 2007., a brown family source maintains brown just wants a chance to have his say. the soundtrack topped the billboard 200 chart and remained there for 20 non-consecutive weeks, the longest tenure by any arista album on the chart in the nielsen soundscan era (tied for 10th overall by any label), and became one of the fastest selling albums ever. the album debuted at number 9 on the billboard 200 chart and it had the highest first week sales of any album houston had ever released. but it’s not clear if whitney would have ever wanted to make that part of her life public anyway, considering how much pop stars still feel they had to lose with such revelations, especially during the ’80s, ’90s and early 2000s where she truly dominated both music charts and the box office with hits like the bodyguard. brown lost at his court hearing as the judge dismissed his appeal to overrule the custody terms, leaving houston with full custody and brown with no spousal support. he also drew comparisons between houston's influence and other big names' on 1980s pop:She was, alongside michael jackson and madonna, one of the crucial figures to hybridize pop in the 1980s, though her strategy was far less radical than that of her peers. whitney houston talks about the men in her life – and the rumors, lies and insults that are the high price of fame. while entertainment weekly, at the time thought houston's shift towards an urban direction was "superficial". sources have told people the superstar struggled with her “perfect” public image, which brown also writes about in his book. bobbi was a grown women and made her own decisions as far as anyone can tell." oscar winner jennifer hudson cites houston as her biggest musical influence. macdonald stated; "the story that is never told about whitney is just how brilliant she was as an artist; by many measures she had the greatest voice of the last 50 years.
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in april 2010, the uk newspaper the mirror reported that houston was thinking about recording her eighth studio album and wanted to collaborate with will. the tribute was partially credited for the grammys telecast getting its second highest ratings in history. with the success of her first two albums, houston was undoubtedly an international crossover superstar, the most prominent since michael jackson, appealing to all demographics. the film is notable for its multi-racial cast and nonstereotypical message. houston appeared as guest mentor on the x factor in the united kingdom. houston's grand entrance into the music industry is considered one of the 25 musical milestones of the last 25 years, according to usa today. houston executive produced and contributed six songs for the motion picture's adjoining soundtrack album. robert christgau of the village voice called her contribution "one of the most gorgeous ballads you've ever heard"." houston took a more urban direction with her third studio album, i'm your baby tonight, released in november 1990." while in her review of i look to you, music critic ann powers of the los angeles times writes, "[houston's voice] stands like monuments upon the landscape of 20th century pop, defining the architecture of their times, sheltering the dreams of millions and inspiring the climbing careers of countless imitators", adding "when she was at her best, nothing could match her huge, clean, cool mezzo-soprano. he said "event organizers believed hudson – an academy award-winning actress and grammy award-winning artist – could perform a respectful musical tribute to houston. in may 2011, houston enrolled in a rehabilitation center again, as an out-patient, citing drug and alcohol problems. to a family source, bobbi kristina often looked after the singer." she later told usa today that "none of us would sound the same if aretha franklin hadn't ever put out a record, or whitney houston hadn't. houston canceled some concerts because of illness and received widespread negative reviews from fans who were disappointed in the quality of her voice and performance. in 2008, rolling stone listed houston as the thirty-fourth of the 100 greatest singers of all time, stating, "her voice is a mammoth, coruscating cry: few vocalists could get away with opening a song with 45 unaccompanied seconds of singing, but houston's powerhouse version of dolly parton's 'i will always love you' is a tour de force. houston's version of the song was acclaimed by many critics, regarding it as her "signature song" or "iconic performance". keys said "whitney is an artist who inspired me from [the time i was] a little girl. this chanteuse [houston] had to fight for air play with hard rockers. following the release of the album, houston embarked on the moment of truth world tour, which was one of the ten highest-grossing concert tours of 1987. no other female pop star – not mariah carey, not celine dion, not barbra streisand – quite rivals houston in her exquisite vocal fluidity and purity of tone, and her ability to infuse a lyric with mesmerizing melodrama. an image montage of houston and important black figures who died in 2011 was followed by video footage from the 1994 ceremony, which depicted her accepting two image awards for outstanding female artist and entertainer of the year. with her world tour continuing overseas, houston was still one of the top 20 highest earning entertainers for 1987–88 according to forbes magazine. consequently, the album featured a range of contemporary r&b female recording artists along with houston, such as mary j. houston's performance of the song during the grammy telecast later earned her an emmy award for outstanding individual performance in a variety or music program. decision to get in involved in drugs is what killed both bobbi kristina and whitney. later that year, houston's children's charity organization was awarded a vh1 honor for all the charitable work." with regard to her singing style, he added: "her [houston's] stylistic trademarks – shivery melismas that ripple up in the middle of a song, twirling embellishments at the ends of phrases that suggest an almost breathless exhilaration – infuse her interpretations with flashes of musical and emotional lightning. the commercial success of her albums, movie offers poured in, including offers to work with robert de niro, quincy jones, and spike lee; but houston felt the time wasn't right. houston became the first woman to generate four number-one singles from one album. アイム・ユア・ベイビー・トゥナイト ~ ホイットニー・ヒューストン(whitney houston's i'm your baby tonght japanese edition) [retrieved january 11, 2010]. album contained several hits: the first two singles, "i'm your baby tonight" and "all the man that i need" peaked at number one on the billboard hot 100 chart; "miracle" peaked at number nine; "my name is not susan" peaked in the top twenty; "i belong to you" reached the top ten of the us r&b chart and garnered houston a grammy nomination; and the sixth single, the stevie wonder duet "we didn't know", reached the r&b top twenty. houston then embarked on her world tour, greatest love tour. “i am deeply disappointed that this interview to promote the story of bobby’s life seemed to be more of an exposé on whitney’s life. the us, the soulful ballad "you give good love" was chosen as the lead single from houston's debut to establish her in the black marketplace first. years of controversy and turmoil, houston separated from bobby brown in september 2006, filing for divorce the following month. the american recording industry announces its artists of the century; november 10, 1999 [retrieved july 23, 2010]. houston at the o2 arena, april 28, 2010, as part of her nothing but love world tour.