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Top 20 Whitney Houston Hits

Top 20 Whitney Houston Hits

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Listen and Dance with Comfortable Winter Boots to the Incredibly Talented Voice of Whitney Houston Grab this Link: www.mukluksfitflop.org
Listen and Dance with Comfortable Winter Boots to the Incredibly Talented Voice of Whitney Houston Grab this Link: www.mukluksfitflop.org

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 ==== ====Enjoy the Talented Voice of Whitney HoustonGrab this Link: http://www.mukluksfitflop.org ==== ====Another New Jersey native, Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born in Newark in 1963. It's nowonder she chose music as a career, since her mother is singer Cissy Houston, her cousins areDionne Warwick and Dee Dee Warwick and her godmother is Aretha Franklin. Whitney first started singing in church where she also learned to play the piano. She also traveledwith her mother on her tours when Whitney was in her early teens. On occasion, she would joinher mother on stage. In addition to singing backup on Chaka Khan's hit single, "I'm Every Woman" when she was justfifteen, and which Whitney would also make a hit, she also appeared doing background work onalbums by Jermaine Jackson and Lou Rawls. Before Whitney's singing career took off, she was a familiar face as a model on the cover of manymagazines, including Seventeen, Glamour and Cosmopolitan. In 1983, Whitney was signed to Clive Davis' Arista Records where she recorded a duet with TeddyPendergrass, which went Top 5 on Billboard's R&B Charts. Her first solo album, "WhitneyHouston", had problems getting off the ground with two unsuccessful singles. However, her thirdsingle, "You Give Good Love" went to #3 on Billboard's Top 40 Weekly Charts. On the charts, Whitney made it to the Top 40 thirty times, with eleven of those singles going tonumber one. Here's a look at Whitney Houston's twenty biggest hits, according to Billboard'sWeekly Top 40 charts. 1. I Will Always Love You - 1992 - written by Dolly Parton in 1973 and recorded by Dolly in 1974,Whitney's biggest single came from her "The Bodyguard" soundtrack and the single spent anastounding fourteen weeks at number one. 2. Greatest Love Of All - 1986 - written for George Benson in 1977 for the Muhammad Ali film"The Greatest" and going top 40 with it, Whitney's version went to #1. 3. How Will I Know - 1985 - when Janet Jackson passed on this song, Whitney recorded it for herfirst album. 4. All The Man I Need - 1990 - originally recorded by Linda Clifford in 1982, another version wasreleased by Sister Sledge before Whitney went to number one. 5. I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) - 1987 - Whitney won an American MusicAward and a Grammy Award for this single.
 6. Didn't We Almost Have It All - 1987 - this was Whitney's fifth consecutive number one singleand it was nominated as the Grammy Song of the Year. 7. Where Do Broken Hearts Go? - 1988 - her fourth number one single from her "Whitney" album,a feat accomplished by only three other female singers. 8. Exhale (Shoop Shoop) - 1995 - Whitney's eleventh #1 single debuted at #1 in its first week,which is only the third single to ever do this. Actor Forest Whitaker directed the music video. 9. Saving All My Love For You - 1985 - originally released by Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. in1978, this was Whitney's first #1 single. 10. So Emotional - 1988 - this was Whitney's sixth consecutive #1 single, which put her in a threeway tie with The Beatles and The Bee Gees for this feat. 11. I'm Your Baby Tonight - 1990 - title cut from the album of the same name. 12. Heartbreak Hotel - 1999 - not to be confused with the Elvis Presley hit of the same name,Whitney's song included help from R&B singers Faith Evans and Kelly Price. 13. You Give Good Love - 1985 - Whitney's first Top 10 single was originally offered to RobertaFlack. 14. I'm Every Woman - 1993 - originally a hit for Chaka Khan in 1978, going to #21 on the weeklycharts and with Whitney doing backing vocals, Whitney recorded the same song going to #4. 15. I Have Nothing - 1993 - the third Top 10 single from her "The Bodyguard Soundtrack" album. 16. I Believe In You And Me - 1996 - originally recorded by The Four Tops in 1983, Whitneyreleased the song on her "The Preacher's Wife" soundtrack. 17. It's Not Right But It's Okay - 1999 - Whitney received the 2000 Grammy Award for Best R&BFemale Vocalist Performance for this song. 18. My Love Is Your Love - 1999 - the third Top 10 single from the album of the same name. 19. One Moment In Time - 1988 - a song used by NBC-TV for the 1988 Olympics. 20. The Star Spangled Banner - 2001 - recorded at Super Bowl XXV in 1991, with all proceedsgoing to the fighting men and women in the Persian Gulf and going to #20 on the weekly charts, itwas re-released following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, going to #6 on the weeklycharts and again all proceeds went to charity; this time to the firefighters and victims of the attacks. As an actress, Whitney starred with Kevin Costner in "The Bodyguard." She also appeared in"Waiting To Exhale" and "The Preacher's Wife." On TV, she appeared, in her early years, onepisodes of "Gimme A Break" and "Silver Spoons." She was the fairy godmother in the 1997version of "Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella."

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