A fine addition to the Sony Music Essential Series, Whitney Houston "Essential", offers more than just her hits. Rare and often looked for remixes are in abundance on the second disc of this compilation making this album very collectable. Also included is Whitney's amazing version of the American National Anthem "Star Spangled Banner".
About the Artist
Born : August 9, 1963 Died: February 11, 2012 was an American recording artist, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, the Guinness World Records cited her as the most-awarded female act of all time. Her awards include two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, 30 Billboard Music Awards, and 22 American Music Awards, among a total of 415 career awards in her lifetime. Houston was also one of the world's best-selling music artists, having sold over 170 million albums, singles and videos worldwide. Houston began singing with her New Jersey church's junior gospel choir at age 11. After she began performing alongside her mother in night clubs in the New York City area, she was discovered by Arista Records label head Clive Davis. Houston released seven studio albums and three movie soundtrack albums, all of which have diamond, multi-platinum, platinum or gold certification.
Essential Whitney Houston
5 Jun, 2012