Sängerin Whitney Houston ist tot

The American singer Whitney Houston is dead. This was confirmed by her spokesperson Kristin Foster the U.S. channel CNN. Which at the height of her career as a celebrated queen of pop music diva died, according to spokeswoman Kristen Foster, aged 48 Years. A cause was not immediately known. With more than 170 Million records sold and over 200 Gold-, Platinum, Silver, and diamond records and six Grammy Awards Whitney Houston was one of the most successful singers of her time.

Whitney Elizabeth Houston wurde am 9. August 1963 in Newark, New Jersey, born. Her mother is a singer Cissy Houston, the 1969 in the Advisory Group of Elvis Presley - the Sweet Inspirations - was engaged. 1992 heiratete Whitney Houston den R&B-Sänger Bobby Brown, with them their daughter Bobbi Kristina (*1993) had. Her drug addiction, it seems after several withdrawal treatment, including in the years 2006, to have defeated. Im September 2006 Whitney Houston's lawyer filed the application „marital separation“ on the basis of „irreconcilable differences“ a. Since the 24. April 2007 divorce is final. Whitney Houston had sole custody of her daughter.

In the 80s and 90s, Houston was known as the Golden Girl of the music industry. Her hits include songs like „How Will I Know“, „Greatest Love of All“, „I Wanna Dance with Somebody“, „One Moment in Time“, „Saving All My Love for You“ and „I Will Always Love You“. 2009 she released a comeback album, but her tour the following year was marked by negative headlines. Several concerts had to be canceled due to illness and received negative reviews from fans, disappointed by Houston's singing and performances. Damage, the star Whitney has probably been through all the ups and downs of life. Now she is dead – was foreseeable – I was only interested in, what was the cause of death, but probably will not be really important…