The tragic death of legendary singer Whitney Houston has shocked the world. Many of us grew up listening to her music and admired her not only for her captivating vocal performances, but also her charismatic personality. The woman had stage presence!
Whitney was also a philanthropist, an actress, a producer, and a mother. While her untimely death is a great sadness to us all, Whitney certainly fit a lot of life and joy into her 48 years.
Let’s take a look back at the life of Whitney Houston:
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