Whitney Houston Found Dead At Age 48

Posted: February 11, 2012 in Entertainment News
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Sad news this Saturday night, as Whitney Houston’s publicist has confirmed the death of music icon Whitney Houston.  According to CNN, Whitney was found in her hotel room by Ray-J, the man rumored to have been dating Whitney.  At this time, no foul play is suspected.

While Whitney had most of her success in the late 80’s and early 90’s, she was still thought as one of the all time greatest singers.  Thoughts go out to Whitney’s family during this tough time.

 

UPDATE:  Jules will have a special tribute to remember Whitney and her great music Monday at 12 noon on 102.7 WBOW.

 

Here are the sad details from PopCrunch.com:

Whitney Houston died this afternoon at the Beverly Hilton hotel. She was 48. Her cause of death has not yet been released and is being investigated.

Houston had one child, daughter Bobbi Kristina. She was married to Bobby Brown from 1992 to 2007 and the pair had an often stormy relationship.

During her record-breaking career, Houston won two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, 30 Billboard Music Awards, 22 American Music Awards. Her album “Whitney” was the first female album to ever debut at #1 on the Billboard Charts. She sold 200 million albums world wide. According to Guinness World Records she was the most awarded female act of all time.

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  1. Trina Lytle says:

    RIP Whitney, prayers going out to your family!

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