Entertainer Whitney Houston is dead at the age of 48, the cause is unclear. Houston was an international superstar in the worlds of both music and motion pictures. Houston logged seven straight Billboard Number One hits in the 1980s. Her career was pushed forward by an amazing talent and famous music producer Clive Davis who discovered her singing in a New York nightclub. Many Americans remember her rendition of the national anthem at the 1991 Super Bowl, shortly after the 9-11 attacks on America and days after the first Persian Gulf War started.
Her first four albums for Arista Records amassed global sales of over 86 million. Houston has the biggest Selling Debut album in the world. “Whitney Houston” with sales of over 20 million copies. “Whitney” was released in 1987. It has US Sales of over 9 Million, UK Sales of over 2 Million and Total Worldwide sales of over 18 Million. Whitney is the first female artist to debut at No.1 in Billboards’ Album Chart with “Whitney.” The song “I Will Always Love You” has sold 4.6 Million copies in the US and is the second biggest selling single ever.