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Whitney Houston

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Famous as :

Pop/R&B singer

Birth Name :

Whitney Elizabeth Houston

Birth Date :

August 09, 1963

Birth Place :

East Orange, New Jersey, USA

Spouse :

Bobby Brown (singer, 18-Jul-92 - 24-Apr-07)

Claim to fame :

Single "Saving All My Love for You" (1985)

Latest News


Trailer for Lifetime's Whitney Houston Movie Arrives

December 06, 2014 19:10:42 GMT

Lifetime debuts a trailer for the upcoming movie. Premiered via BuzzFeed, it gives a sneak peek at her journey to stardom, her life during the peak of her career, her tumultuous relationship with , and her struggle with addiction.
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Whitney Houston's First-Ever Live Album to Be Released in November

September 17, 2014 01:39:27 GMT

A new album is underway. Clive Davis, the Grammy-winning producer who is credited with discovering the late singer in early 1980s, announced during his visit to "" show on Tuesday, September 16 that he would release her first-ever live album later this fall.
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Coroner Claims Lindsay Lohan Didn't Handle Whitney Houston's Body Bag

September 16, 2014 03:12:19 GMT

apparently lied when saying she had to roll 's body bag during her community-service assignment at L.A. County Morgue. A coroner told TMZ on Monday, September 15, "Whitney was NEVER in a body bag and no one in the probation program came in contact with Whitney's body."
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Bobbi Brown Pays Tribute to Whitney Houston on Singer's 51st Birthday

August 11, 2014 04:54:00 GMT

paid tribute to her late mother on what would have been the singer's 51st birthday. The only daughter of the iconic singer took to Twitter to honor her mother who passed away in February 2012.
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Whitney Houston's Mother Pleads Lifetime Not to Proceed With Biopic

July 24, 2014 02:05:00 GMT

Lifetime's "I Will Always Love You: The Whitney Houston Story" faces opposition from the late singer's other family member. 's mother Cissy is pleading the cable network to cancel the biopic that will focus on Houston's tumultuous relationship with former husband .
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First Look at Arlen Escarpeta as Bobby Brown in Lifetime's Whitney Houston Biopic Revealed

July 15, 2014 08:35:47 GMT

Lifetime's upcoming biopic about has found its in Arlen Escarpeta. The casting was announced on Monday, July 14 when the network released a photo of the "" actor posing with leading lady .
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First Look at Yaya DaCosta as Whitney Houston in Lifetime's Biopic

July 11, 2014 04:56:52 GMT

How will look like as in Lifetime's biopic has been unveiled in a picture which makes its way out via Entertainment Weekly. The photo features the 31-year-old actress striking the same pose the late diva made on the cover of her 1987 album "".
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Video: Sam Smith Performs Touching Cover of Whitney Houston's 'How Will I Know'

June 23, 2014 07:13:05 GMT

amazes the world again, this time with his cover of 's classic "How Will I Know". The British singer performed a stripped down version of the 1985 upbeat song during his visit to SiriusXM Hits1 in New York City on Friday, June 20.
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Lifetime's Whitney Houston Biopic Casts Its Bobby Brown

June 20, 2014 09:09:35 GMT

Lifetime's "" is slowly filling in the vacant spots. After casting in the lead role, the TV movie has tapped two other actors. According to Deadline, Arlen Escarpeta ("", "") is cast as and Yolonda Ross ("", "") is set to portray Robyn, Whitney's lifelong friend and confidant.
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Yaya DaCosta Lands Lead Role in Lifetime's Whitney Houston Biopic

June 08, 2014 09:56:22 GMT

is set to play in an upcoming TV movie for Lifetime, TVLine confirms. Oscar-nominated actress ("") will serve as a director, while Shem Bitterman is tapped as a screenwriter for the biopic which is due in 2015.
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Angela Bassett to Direct Whitney Houston Biopic for Lifetime

May 23, 2014 02:04:53 GMT

is the latest public figure to be highlighted in a new Lifetime movie. The cable channel has announced a biopic under the working title "Whitney Houston" about the late pop diva with on board as director. The Oscar-nominated actress reportedly will not star in it.
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Meagan Good Eying Whitney Houston Biopic

December 28, 2013 03:57:47 GMT

could play in biopic. The "" star is linked to the project after telling LA Times in an interview that the biopic was her dream job. She also said that she had been discussing a potential film with the singer before her tragic death.
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Police Officer Accused of Peeking at Whitney Houston's Naked Body

September 18, 2013 08:23:33 GMT

A Beverly Hills police officer has been accused of ruining the scene of 's death and making an "inappropriate comment" about the late singer's body. The claim was launched by a former Beverly Hills SWAT sergeant, Brian Weir.
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Woman Ejected From Plane for Singing Whitney Houston's Song Nonstop

May 14, 2013 06:03:49 GMT

An American Airlines plane had to make an emergency landing in Kansas City after a passenger did not stop singing "I Will Always Love You", which was written and performed by and re-recorded by , during a flight from Los Angeles to New York last Thursday, May 7. A federal air Marshall who was on the plane later put her in cuffs. "The woman was being disruptive and was removed from the plane for interfering with the flight crew," Kansas City International Airport spokesman Joe McBride told local media KCTV5.
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Whitney Houston Extortion Letters Released

March 05, 2013 05:39:48 GMT

's fame in the early '90s apparently led her to face most threatening moments in the form of fans letters. On Monday, March 4, FBI released 128 pages of documents, spanning the years 1988-1992. The documents detailed investigations that were conducted on behalf of the "I Will Always Love You" singer who died at the age of 48 on February 11, 2012.
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Whitney Houston's Family Attends Wax Figures Unveiling in New York

February 08, 2013 04:26:11 GMT

A day after they were revealed in a picture, 's wax figures were shown to public on Thursday, February 7. The members of Whitney's family were on hand to unveil the four likenesses of the pop diva at Madame Tussauds New York before the statues head to four different cities across the country.
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Madame Tussauds Unveils Whitney Houston's Wax Figures

February 07, 2013 07:10:01 GMT

Almost a year after 's sudden death on February 11, 2012, Madame Tussauds honors the diva by creating wax figures of hers. The museum will unveil the singing legend's "twins" this Thursday, February 7 in New York City, but has releaved how they will look by releasing the picture.
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'Skyfall' Named the Film of the Year at 2013 British Film Awards

February 05, 2013 06:27:15 GMT

"" has been named the Film of the Year by the 2013 British Film Awards. The latest James Bond movie starring won the coveted gong during the awards ceremony that took place at the London Film Museum in South Bank on Monday evening, February 4.
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Bobbi Kristina Slams Grandmother's Book About Whitney Houston

February 05, 2013 06:19:36 GMT

is not happy with Cissy Houston. The one and only daughter of slams her grandmother over her new tell-all book "Remembering Whitney: My Story of Love, Loss, and the Night the Music Stopped".
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Whitney Houston and Alicia Keys Dominate Music Winners at 2013 NAACP Image Awards

February 02, 2013 05:19:42 GMT

It's girl domination at the 44th annual NAACP Image Awards Friday night, February 1 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. and scored double victory each in music categories along with another female act .
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Whitney Houston's Brother Feels Extremely Guilty for Introducing Her to Drugs

January 29, 2013 17:02:10 GMT

's brother Michael blames no one but himself for her death. In an interview on "", he says he feels responsible for introducing his singer sister to drugs and regrets not taking action to save her while he still could.
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Whitney Houston's Mom on Granddaughter Bobbi Kristina: I Don't Want to Jinx Her

January 25, 2013 04:44:26 GMT

Nearly a year after 's sudden passing, the diva's mom Cissy Houston opens up publicly for the first time about what happened to Whitney's only daughter, , following the singer's untimely death on February 11, 2012. In her new book, "Remembering Whitney", Cissy shares that Bobbi's "not handling it good."
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Grammys Reveals Documentary on Whitney Houston Tribute and Courting Rolling Stones for 2013 Show

January 14, 2013 03:27:59 GMT

The Recording Academy announced an upcoming one-hour special that would highlight the making of last-minute tribute to the late at last year's awards ceremony. The documentary will be aired on CBS a day before the big Grammys ceremony set for February 10.
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Top 10 Most Shocking Celebrity Stories of 2012

December 31, 2012 09:08:20 GMT

Another year has passed with jaw-dropping reports from entertainment industry throughout the past twelve months. From the sudden passing of an A-lister to a mass shooting in a movie theater, and from a secret wedding to a scandalous affair, these stories grabbed the headlines and caused several famous figures to get more attention than others for quite some time.
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Whitney Houston Leads Video Montage of Artists Who Died in 2012

December 29, 2012 04:48:49 GMT

Grammy-winning diva led a special video montage of the top musicians who passed away this year. Posted by the New York Times, the four-minute video, "The Music They Made", featured the music of artists who died in 2012 in a moving testament to the enormous talent that the music industry lost this year.
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Kaleidoscope 2012: Important Events in Entertainment (Part 1/4)

December 28, 2012 09:00:03 GMT

As the year of 2012 is inching closer to pull down its final curtain, AceShowbiz takes readers a stroll down the memory lane of the past twelve months. In the glitz and blitz of Hollywood, there's no shortage of topics from welcoming a new addition to the family, and enjoying a massive success after a long hard work to mourning the death of a beloved one.
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The 10 Hottest New Music Acts of 2012

December 22, 2012 05:59:13 GMT

2013 is fast approaching. Music industry gets more and more competitive each year as many fresh faces showcased their talents during the past 12 months. Those budding artists have made the game even more dynamics and interesting to watch than it has already had. In honor of those rising stars, AceShowbiz compiles 10 out of the many as a 2012 throwback.
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Calvin Harris Premieres 'Drinking from the Bottle' Video

December 22, 2012 05:48:12 GMT

Singer-songwriter and DJ ' releases the music video of his "Drinking from the Bottle" track which also features English rapper . The storyline of the clip is an unexpected accompaniment to the radio-friendly track, where Harris writes about life's excesses through his lyrics.
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Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston Inspire New Las Vegas Musical

December 22, 2012 05:10:55 GMT

Along with the King of Rock and Roll , King of Pop and the Grammy Award-winning diva are going to Vegas via a musical called "The Man". The late music icons are the inspiration for the new musical, that will shed the light on how young artists with a dream become superstars.
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Whitney Houston Is 2012's Most Searched on Google

December 12, 2012 18:35:02 GMT

's death this year contributed to her being on the list of both U.S. and worldwide most searched terms. Google has just released its year-end most searched lists, revealing the Top 10 in several categories such as Trending People, Most Searched Movies, and Trending Performance Artists.
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