Whitney Houston: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation: singer, actress
  • Sign : Lion
  • Date of birth: Friday, August 09, 1963 (age: 48 years old)
  • Date of Death: Saturday, February 11, 2012
  • Country: United States

It was called The voice. That’s to say, for more than twenty years, Whitney Houston was a musical reference. Daughter of a gospel singer, it was in a church in a New York suburb that the future star worked on her vocals. Noticed, she released a first album in 1985, “Whitney Houston”, which became the best seller ever made for a first record. In 1987, ” Whitney “, puts 7 tracks at the top of the charts, thus sweeping away the record hitherto held by the Beatles. The soundtrack of the film ” Bodyguard ” that she recorded in 1992 is a consecration. The soundtrack of the movie “Bodyguard” that she recorded in 1992 is a consecration. The star then plays in movies that hit the charts (“Where are the men?”, in 1995), and collaborates with many artists on her albums: Missy Elliott, George Michael … But the diva has trouble managing her success, and her marital mischief with singer Bobby Brown, which spread to the front page of the press, does not help. The couple finally divorced in April 2007. After a long drift and at only 48 years old, Whitney Houston died on February 11, 2012.