Over the course of her career she sold 200 million albums.
And her songs were technically demanding, flying all over her impressive range.
But all of that success, talent, and work is glossed over in the new biopic of the star that premieres Saturday, January 17, on Lifetime Instead, the movie glosses over her legacy and her talent by focusing the 90-minute running time almost entirely on her relationship with R&B singer Bobby Brown.
It just would have to actually be about the woman in its title.
vet Yaya Da Costa) entering the 1989 Soul Train Music Awards.
She takes her seat, hugs a few friends, and meets a new face — Bobby Brown, a young R&B singer. He's sexy, he's talented, and he's a little bit of a bad boy.
She was in six celebrity relationships averaging approximately 4.3 years each. Given Name: Whitney Elizabeth Houston Nickname: Nippy Age: 48 (8/9/1963 - 2/11/2012)Occupation: Music - Singer Most Famous For: The Bodyguard, soundtrack "When people hear what we have in the bank, it's gonna blow their minds. We're financing (the album) ourselves on a shoestring budget.
I would say we have diamond records coming - they're gonna sell 10-million plus.
Add the Answer Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown recorded a duet in 1993 entitled "Something In Common."Whitney Houston dubbed Bobby Brown, "The Real King of R&B."In late 2003, Brown was arrested for misdemeanor battery, allegedly for striking Houston while shouting epithets. Because it's easy to lose that romance, that passion you once had ... It is what it is." "When people hear what we have in the bank, it's gonna blow their minds. We're financing (the album) ourselves on a shoestring budget.
Add other Relationship Information"Bobby's got a good heart and a good soul. Bobby will take my hand and put it on his face--to me that's romantic." "She's the diva of all divas. She has the greatest voice probably on the face of this earth... After 14 years of marriage, it'd be tough on anybody.
Bobby brown really opened up last night for 20/20 - his first interview since the death of his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown.
But the singer also opened up about his 15 year marriage to Whitney Houston and admitted to domestic violence.
Whitney Houston is one of the greatest recording artists who ever lived.
Her golden vocals made her one of the most popular vocalists ever.