Posts tagged "Whitney Houston"

Usher & Jennifer Hudson To Perform At Whitney Houston Tribute Concert

Jennifer Hudson and Usher are among the high profile singers who will perform at the televised Whitney Houston tribute concert "We Will Always Love You: A GRAMMY Salute to Whitney Houston" on October 11. The special takes place at the Nokia Theatre in LA next month and will air as …
By: Carl Williott / September 26, 2012

Whitney Houston’s ‘Best Of’ Tracklist Revealed

Whitney Houston's upcoming hits collection hasn't had the most auspicious start, with the disappointing R. Kelly collaboration "I Look to You" dropping this morning. Luckily, it's impossible to mess with the perfection of most of Houston's hits, which is why I Will Always Love You — The Best of Whitney Houston will …
By: Sam Lansky / September 25, 2012

R. Kelly Adds Vocals To Whitney Houston’s “I Look To You”: Watch The Lyric Video

Whitney Houston's "I Look To You" — which served as the title track to her sixth and final studio album in 2009 — isn't one of the legendary vocalist's most iconic ballads, but it is one of her finest. The sparse, restrained production never spills over into histrionics, and her voice, which by …
By: Sam Lansky / September 25, 2012

Mariah Carey And No Doubt To Perform At NFL Kickoff: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Mariah Carey is bound to feel more triumphant than usual when she performs during the NFL pre-game show on September 5, showing off her powerful pipes before the New York Giants take on the Dallas Cowboys. No Doubt will also be on hand to perform their single …
By: Becky Bain / August 17, 2012

‘Sparkle’ Opens Tomorrow, So We’re Live Tweeting It!

As any Whitney Houston fan will tell you, Friday (Aug. 17) marks the release of the late pop icon's final appearance on the silver screen in Sparkle. Simultaneously, it's also American Idol alum Jordin Sparks' big movie debut. The film is a remake of the 1976 original and follows three sisters who …
By: Erika Brooks Adickman / August 16, 2012

2 Chainz Tells His ‘T.R.U. Story’, Whitney Houston ‘Sparkles’ In Theaters: The Drop

It's Tuesday and that means it's time for The Drop, our Soundbytes segment that reviews all the hottest releases of the week. Making these August days even hotter is a country-fried rapper formerly of Ludacris' crew, now stepping out on his own with a new name and his first solo record. We're …
By: Idolator Staff / August 14, 2012

Bobbi Kristina Gets Whitney Houston-Inspired Tattoo

Paris Jackson paid tribute her father Michael Jackson with a photo shrine in her bedroom, and now another daughter of a music icon is honoring their dearly departed parent in a big way. Whitney Houston's daughter, Bobbi Kristina, got a tattoo of her mother's initials on what would have been …
By: Becky Bain / August 10, 2012

Whitney Houston’s Career-Spanning Greatest Hits Collection Due Out This Fall

Whitney Houston's 2000 collection Whitney — The Greatest Hits may be the fourth-best-selling album of the year after fans flocked to it in the wake of the singer's death, but many who've purchased the compilation over the past 12 years have held the complaint that the upbeat tracks appear in remix …
By: Robbie Daw / August 9, 2012

Whitney Houston’s Acting Roles: A Look Back At Her Career In Hollywood

Whitney Houston was affectionally referred to as "The Voice" throughout her career, but the icon was also a pretty great actress, too. Today, on what would have been her 49th birthday — and one week before the release of her final film, Sparkle — we took a look back at Houston's TV and film appearances throughout …
By: Becky Bain / August 9, 2012

Whitney Houston’s Birthday: Soundbytes “Celebrates” The ‘Sparkle’ Star!

Had her life not taken that tragic turn on Feb. 11, Whitney Houston would have celebrated her 49th birthday today. Nearly six months to the day of her passing, the legendary diva is still at the front of our thoughts, not only because the tributes continue to pour in, but because were …
By: Idolator Staff / August 9, 2012

Alphabeat Tease New Whitney Houston-esque Single “Love Sea”

Well, now we know where Alphabeat went on holiday following their previous single "Vacation" — to the "Love Sea", naturally. The Danish pop act have teased a minute of the second single from their upcoming third album by noting that the song will be released in full in 10 days (on August 13).
By: Robbie Daw / August 3, 2012

Listen To Whitney Houston’s “His Eye Is On The Sparrow” And Stream The ‘Sparkle’ Soundtrack

Though Sparkle hits theaters August 17 (a week after what would have been Whitney Houston's 49th birthday on August 9), the film's soundtrack will drop on July 31. But why wait til then to give it a listen? The entire soundtrack — including "I'm A Man" performed by Cee Lo Green, "Something …
By: Becky Bain / July 25, 2012

Amy Winehouse Foundation To Build Children’s Hospice: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: One year after Amy Winehouse's untimely death, The Amy Winehouse Foundation announced its plan to build a children's hospice in north London. [NME] :: Everyone's favorite vacation exhibitionist, Rihanna, filmed an interview with Oprah in her native Barbados, airing Sunday, August 19 …
By: Idolator Staff / July 24, 2012

Whitney Houston’s Death Ranked Among TV’s 20 Most Impactful Moments

Sony Electronics and the Nielsen television research company released a study of TV's Most Impactful Moments of the past 50 years on Wednesday. The survey was conducted in February of this year via an online questionnaire of 1,077 adults, and the resultant televised events were ranked by whether people remembered watching them (hence the oldest …
By: Robbie Daw / July 12, 2012

Whitney Houston, Jordin Sparks & Cee Lo Green Featured On ‘Sparkle’ Soundtrack: View The Tracklist

Whitney Houston's Sparkle co-stars paid tribute to her in the "Celebrate" video, and now you, too, can honor the iconic singer's talent by picking up Sparkle: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack on July 31. The 11-track compilation features Houston on two songs, the gospel number "His Eye Is On The Sparrow" as well …
By: Becky Bain / July 2, 2012

BET Awards 2012: Whitney Houston Tributed By Mariah Carey, Brandy, Monica & Cissy Houston

During the the BET Awards in Los Angeles, Mariah Carey did the honor of delivering a touching speech about her late friend Whitney Houston, who died on February 11. "The first time I heard Whitney's voice, I was mesmerized, like the rest of the world," Carey said after walking on stage. The …
By: Robbie Daw / July 2, 2012

Brandy Talks Chris Brown, Lady Gaga And Whitney Houston On ‘Showbiz Tonight

Brandy made an appearance on Showbiz Tonight to promote her role on Drop Dead Diva, and she instead ended up spending the majority of the interview being quizzed on pop culture. The show's host did manage to ask her a few relevant-to-Brandy questions, such as her working with Chris Brown on her song "Put …
By: Becky Bain / June 29, 2012

Jordin Sparks & The ‘Sparkle’ Cast Pay Tribute To Whitney Houston In “Celebrate” Video

Jordin Sparks and the rest of her Sparkle co-stars have a joyous get-together to celebrate the life and memory of Whitney Houston in the new video for "Celebrate", Whitney's last recording before her death. Sparks looks fabulous in the clip, whether we see her in scenes from the upcoming movie musical …
By: Becky Bain / June 28, 2012

Preview Whitney Houston And Jordin Sparks’ “Celebrate” Music Video

Whitney Houston's final recorded track "Celebrate" was, of course, not originally intended to be in remembrance of the departed diva. But it's a fitting tribute to the joyous, dance party-friendly vibe of many of her best-loved songs. Now we get a teaser for the music video, featuring Jordin Sparks and friends gathering for …
By: X. Alexander / June 27, 2012

Pink Dons A Bra And Her Baby For New Album Cover Shoot: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Pink shared a picture of herself and daughter Willow Sage on the set of her album packaging shoot. The newly gallbladder-less pop star tweeted: "Lunchtime at my album photoshoot. Deborah Anderson takes some purty pictures:)" [That Grape Juice] :: …
By: Idolator Staff / June 20, 2012
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