Whitney Houston - Sondz

Overview

Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American singer and actress. Nicknamed "The Voice", she is one of the bestselling music artists of all time, with sales of over 200 million records worldwide. Houston influenced many singers in popular music, and was known for her powerful, soulful vocals and vocal improvisation skills. She is the only artist to have had seven consecutive number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100, from "Saving All My Love for You" in 1985 to "Where Do Broken Hearts Go" in 1988. Houston enhanced her popularity upon entering the movie industry. Her recordings and films generated both great success and controversy. She received numerous accolades throughout her career and posthumously, including two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, 16 Billboard Music Awards, and 28 Guinness World Records, as well as induction into the Grammy, Rhythm and Blues Music, and Rock and Roll halls of fam...

Facts

Born9 Aug. 1963, in Newark
Died11 Feb. 2012 (Aged: 48), in Beverly Hills
AreaUnited States
Years active27
StatusInactive
GenderFemale
Married to

Bobby Brown (1992-2006)

Parent(s)Cissy Houston
ChildrenBobbi Kristina Brown
Role(s)Producer (executive)
Label(s)AristaBMGLegacyRCA[no label]DreamWorks RecordsColumbiaAristaBMG Direct Marketing, Inc.BMG Eurodisc

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Whitney Houston was a maternal first cousin of fellow singer Dionne Warwick.

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Collaborators

NameRole(s)
Narada Michael Walden
Narada Michael WaldenProducerArrangerDrums (drum set)PercussionPerformerProgramming (drums (drum set))
Babyface
BabyfaceProducerKeyboardProgramming (drums (drum set))Programming (keyboard)Background vocalsProgramming (membranophone)Vocal arranger
David Foster
David FosterProducerKeyboardArrangerInstrument arranger (strings)
Gordon Lyon
Gordon LyonEngineer (assistant)Engineer (additional)
David Frazer
David FrazerMixRecording
Nathan East
Nathan EastBassBass guitarPerformer
Kashif
KashifProducerKeyboardBackground vocalsProgrammingArrangerPerformerCredit
Dana Jon Chappelle
Dana Jon ChappelleEngineer (assistant)EngineerRecordingEngineer (additional)
Preston Glass
Preston GlassSynthesizerPerformerBellProgramming (synthesizer)Programming (percussion)Programming (keyboard)Programming
Paul Jackson, Jr.
Paul Jackson, Jr.GuitarPerformer