Whitney Houston

Soundgarden, Whitney Houston, Doobie Brothers Among First-Time Rock Hall Nominees

The class of 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees are out, and it’s an eclectic list of artists. Nine of them are on the ballot for the first time: Dave Matthews Band , The Doobie Brothers , Whitney Houston , Motörhead , The Notorious B.I.G. , Pat Benatar , Soundgarden , T. Rex and Thin Lizzy...
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7 Whitney Houston Career-Defining Moments

Whitney Houston's death was a shock to the music industry and fans all over the world. She passed away tragically young on February 11, 2012, one day before the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, where she was scheduled to perform. She was 48 years old. Today, on her birthday, the singer would have been 56...
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Bobby Brown

Allegation Clouds Bobby Brown's Plan For Violence Shelter

By JONATHAN LANDRUM Jr., Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Singer Bobby Brown plans to build a shelter for domestic violence victims in honor of his late daughter, despite allegations that he once hit his ex-wife Whitney Houston. Brown will receive a proclamation Monday from City of South Fulton...
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Cissy Houston

Whitney Houston's Mom Expresses 'Shock' Over Abuse Claims

NEW YORK (AP) — Whitney Houston's mother says allegations that her superstar daughter and her son were molested by her niece, Dee Dee Warwick, are "unfathomable." In a statement to People magazine on behalf of herself and niece, singer Dionne Warwick, Cissy Houston revealed they first learned of...
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Cannes Doc: Whitney Houston Was Molested By Dee Dee Warwick

By JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer CANNES, France (AP) — Friends of Whitney Houston allege the singer was molested as a child by her cousin Dee Dee Warwick in a documentary that premiered Thursday at the Cannes Film Festival. Houston's longtime assistant Mary Jones tells filmmaker Kevin Macdonald that...
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Joan Jett

Today in Music History 04/23/18

We start on this day in 1965, when The Four Tops release one of the most famous songs of all time "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)." With Levi Stubbs on lead vocals, the song would hit #1 on the Pop chart and #1 on the soul chart. Video of The four tops - I can't help myself (...
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