Posts Tagged ‘Whitney Houston’

The legendary Whitney Houston is setting new records even in death. The belter who passed on recently currently has three albums on the top 10 in the US. Charts. In at #2, 6 and 9 respectively are ‘Whitney: The Greatest Hits‘, ‘The Bodyguard’ and ‘Whitney Houston‘, making Whitney the first woman in Billboard history to have three albums in the top ten at the same time.

It is undisputed that Whitney Houston’s music and legacy will live on and inspire. The world and the music industry is still in shock, read what some of her colleagues and industry giants had to say about the belter’s passing:

Toni Braxton: “My heart is weeping…RIP to the Legendary Diva & Icon Whitney Houston!!!!! Such an incredible influence over music as a whole! She’s paved the way for every single singer in the music industry. Iconic, legendary, innovating, amazing, humble…1 the best in the world.”

Mariah Carey:  ”Heartbroken and in tears over the shocking death of my friend, the incomparable Ms. Whitney Houston. My heartfelt condolences to Whitney’s family and to all her millions of fans throughout the world. She will never be forgotten as one of the greatest voices to ever grace the earth.”

Busta Rhymes: “Can’t believe we’ve lost another 1 of our Royalty. Sister Queen Whitney Houston. God Bless on ur journey as u now stand with the Most High.”

Jay Sean: “Just heard the tragic news of Whitney Houston’s passing. This is such a huge loss to music. She was the true definition of a vocalist.So sad”

Christina Aguilera: “We have lost another legend. Love and prayers to Whitney’s family. She will be missed.”

Simon Cowell: ”I am so sad to hear about Whitney. We have lost one of the greatest singers of all time.”

Piers Morgan: “Stunned by Whitney Houston’s death at just 48 – one of the greatest voices ever heard. #RIP”

Rihanna: “No words! Just tears #DearWhitney”

Justin Bieber: “just heard the news. so crazy. One of the GREATEST VOICES EVER just passed. RIP Whitney Houston. My prayers go out to her friends and family”

Kelly Rowland: I am beyond heartbroken. Whitney Houston was undoubtedly one of the greatest singers and performers of all time and such a huge influence on me. She embraced me when I first started out with Destiny’s Child, with love, with encouragement and with that powerhouse voice. My deepest sympathies and prayers go out to her daughter, her mother and to all of her loved ones.

Akon: “We’ve lost another Legend. RIP WHITNEY HOUSTON. I’m Honoured to have had the chance to work with such an amazing human being”

LA Reid: “I am completely devastated by the loss of the greatest voice of all time! R.I.P. Whitney Houston. I will always love you!”

Aretha Franklin: “I just can’t talk about it now. It’s so stunning and unbelievable. I couldn’t believe what I was reading coming across the TV screen. My heart goes out to Cissy, her daughter Bobbi Kris, her family and Bobby”

Queen Latifah: “Oh Dear Lord! Huritng so Bad!!! MY Sister Whitney!!!!!!! Newark please Pray!!! World Please Pray!”

Chaka Khan: “I’m speechless…I’m in shock right now. Just pray for her and the family.”

Bruno Mars: “I’m speechless…I’m in shock right now. Just pray for her and the family.”

Lil Kim: “A voice, a talent, and a spirit that will forever remain incomparable. RIP to the Queen, Whitney Houston.”

Alicia Keys: “I feel sick…. Life is precious, we are fragile souls. Let’s love each other!
I miss you beautiful Whitney, the whole world misses you!!”

CeeLo Green: “R.I.P. Sister WHITNEY HOUSTON!!!!! We will always love you.”

Estelle: “mama whit. RIP. my heart hurts.”

Jennifer Lopez: “Such a loss. One of the greatest voices of our time. Sending out prayers to her family… #R.I.P.Whitney.”

Nicki Minaj: Jesus Christ, not Whitney Houston. Greatest of all time.

Diddy: Whitney Houston!!! OMG!! I really can’t believe this.. This is one of the saddest days ever..

Lenny Kravitz: Whitney. Rest in peace. There will never be another like you. Lenny

R.I.P WHITNEY HOUSTON

WHITNEY HOUSTON DIES AT 48

Posted: February 12, 2012 in News & Features
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Words cannot describe the shock-waves the news of the death of pop icon Whitney Houston sent through the earth. The singer’s publicist confirmed her passing and all we can say with heavy hearts is “Rest In Peace”!

#np I Was Here – Beyonce