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Whitney Houston's Death: New Details Revealed

Whitney Houston's Death: New Details Revealed

New details have been revealed in the death of singer Whitney Houston, who passed away at the age of 48 on Saturday (February 11).

The singer was found unresponsive in her hotel room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel by a member of her entourage. Paramedics were called and they tried to perform CPR on her, but it did not work and she was pronounced dead at 3:55PM PST, according to TMZ.

Whitney was to attend Clive Davis‘ annual party at the Beverly Hilton Hotel this evening. TMZ also reports that Whitney had spoken to her cousin Dionne Warwick and mother Cissy Houston just before her death about attending the party and that everything seemed fine.

While there have been no signs of foul play, a full investigation into Whitney‘s death has begun.

Here are some highlights of Whitney‘s career:

  • Over 200 million albums sold worldwide
  • Recipient of six Grammy Awards and twenty-six nominations
  • Winner of twenty-two American Music Awards and thirty-eight nominations, more than any other female solo artist in history
  • Only artist to chart seven consecutive Number One Billboard Hot 100 hits (“Saving All My Love for You”, “How Will I Know”, “Greatest Love of All”, “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)”, “Didn’t We Almost Have It All”, “So Emotional”, and “Where Do Broken Hearts Go”)
  • First female artist to debut an album at number one on the Billboard 200 albums chart
  • Appeared in four films, including 2012′s Sparkle
  • Only artist with at least one Grammy, Emmy, MTV Video Music Award, MTV Movie Award, People’s Choice Award, and Billboard Music Award to their name.
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# 1

so tragic, she will be missed, she is an icon, a legend and the greatest singer ever!

when promoting BORN THIS WAY Lady Gaga said she envisioned Whitney Houston singing it. It came out 1 year ago TODAY! read this:http://fb.me/1vQuL57Sj

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# 2

rest in peace.

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# 3

she is a legend and will always be the greatest singer to ever grace this earth…

you ARE the greatest love of all!

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# 4
Yessssssssssss @ 02/11/2012 at 10:29 pm

Lord have Mercy, Fame is killing these people!!!
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Rest In Peace Whitney! God given Voice.

# 5
Armenianlover @ 02/11/2012 at 10:32 pm

Rest in peace Whitney

# 6

This cannot be happening. What in the world is going on. I just can’t believe this. I was just listening to Saving All My Love For You. This is literally unbelievable.

# 7

Whitney Houston…”YOU ARE the greatest love of all” and the “ONE MOMENT in time”. The world will miss you and your voice. Thank you for entertaining the world with your wonderful voice and music. May you rest in peace. God bless you and your family, friends, and loyal fans.

# 8
Louise Parker @ 02/11/2012 at 10:40 pm

it really hurts sometimes how we can lose person who have played a positive part in our lives her music will never die, i guess she was going through alot and God decided to take her home.

Singer Whitney Houston Cause of Death and last photos here

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Whitney Houston was battled drug addiction for years…

# 9

So sad, she will be missed.
One of the greatest singers ever, may God have mercy on her soul,
R.I.P

And thanks JJ for listing some of her many accomplishments!

loved whitney! was the greatest singer ever living! RIP!

Long live The Voice.

RIP

Whitney Houston, >>>I will always love you<<<

RIP Whitney , my golden voice songstress.

…another talent who left us :(

Well a room full of people who did not notice that Whitney was not well!
R Jay her drug dealer ..! Please this was another over dose just like
That she was on the floor no one was upset on the phone wanting to know what to do. Again delayed calling 911 until it was too late! Just
Wonder why she was lying on the floor fainted , no one cared enough
Too see how she was feeling! Another overdose Michael Jackson
Heath Ledger etc. Except this time having a publicist who does not want
To ruin her reputation!

May You Find Your Peace Ms Whitney

NO MATTER WHAT U BEEN THRU OR WERE GOING THRU DOESNT AFFECT THE IMPACT U HAD ON OUR LIVES U & YA MUSIC WAS TRULY AN INSPIRATION 2 US MAY U RIP & MAY GOD BLESS U & YA FAMILY DURING THIS TIME OF NEED MAY WE ALL LIVE ON THEU YA SPIRIT-LOVE-MUSIC THANKS REE & FAMILY

Wonder how Patrick Bateman feels about this?

i think she can no longer sing like before and shes afraid to sing at the grammys thats why

Whitney was gorgeous and so talented. Then she met the devil…BOBBY BROWN! Wonder if he’ll play the sympathy thing. Meanwhile, he’s the one that got her started. Shame on him

Of course she’ll be missed – as anyone who passes would be. If this wasn’t an overdose, it was certainly as a result of a weakened system because of her previous ingestion habits. If you’re not bright enough to avoid drugs then………

Thank you for singing some of the most beautiful songs we will ever hear. Your talent was unsurpassable. I’m so sorry life was so messy for you. We will miss you, Whitney.

RIP Whitney…. Ur songs are awesome… We’ll miss you…

u’re such a great singer… U r one of a kind… Rest in Peace…

She could have died from an aneurysm or something. That’s the only explanation I can come up with. I really don’t think it was drugs, unless it was an accidental overdose.

RIP ma gal whit!! damn! still shocked! will always love you, you shall be missed <3

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