Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr With “King Holiday” From 1986

Martin Luther King, Jr Day was first celebrated as a national holiday on January 20, 1986. To mark the historic occasion, some of the biggest names in 80s music, including El DeBarge, Whitney Houston, Run-DMC, New Edition, Kurtis Blow, and Melle Mel got together and recorded “King Holiday.” All proceeds from the single were donated to the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Knowshon Moreno Whitney Houston Edition

While you can’t knock a guy for showing some emotion in honor of our wonderful country, you can’t help but with some guilt laugh at his expense.  Moreno did indeed unleash a remarkable amount of tears on Sunday in Kansas City.  It may be a record-amount of tears shed. Follow Us On Twitter!  @DownandDistance Sports-Kings Down and Distance Contributor Austin Peat  @PistolPeat187...
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December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Knowshon Moreno's massive tears get Whitney Houston treatment (Video)

Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno received a lot of attention for shedding tears that seemed to pour out of his eyes like water during Sunday's game against Kansas City.We're not sure what the background is behind Moreno's tear duct issues, but we have discovered that it's more enjoyable to watch this version of Moreno crying while set to Whitney Houston...
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December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Weathers nails amazing cover of Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You”

(Song starts at 1:26) Aaaaaand I’m pregnant. In all seriousness, this video is a couple years old but, for some unthinkable reason, it hasn’t really gained that much traction online. That is until today, of course. That’s Josh Weathers of the Josh Weathers Band nailing the amazing cover during a show at the Kessler Theater in Dallas, Texas in 2011. I don’t know if it’s...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Cornell Sings “I WIll Always Love You” Better Than Whitney Houston

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell showed zombie Whitney Houston how to sing “I Will Always Love You” with his amazing acoustic rendition at the Obama 2012 Rally in San Francisco on Thursday. Share this:
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February 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Lilian Garcia Posts Tribute On YouTube to Whitney Houston

- WWE Diva Lilian Garcia has paid tribute to the late Whitney Houston by posting her version of Whitney’s “I’ll Always Love You” single on her YouTube channel. You can hear Lilian’s recording below and here’s the accompanying message: “I grew up singing all of Whitney Houston’s songs as she was a big ifluence on me and someone I vocally aspired to be. Some years ago...
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February 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Sports world reacts to Whitney's death

Whitney Houston's death impacted many people in the sports world. Here is the reaction from some of the most prominent figures.

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February 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Whitney Houston, singer of the National Anthem at Super Bowl XXV, dies at age 48 (Video)

On Saturday, the sad news broke that singer/actress Whitney Houston was found dead at age 48. In January 1991, Whitney Houston sang the National Anthem before Super Bowl XXV. It was earlier that month that the Persian Gulf War started, so during that particular year, "The Star-Spangled Banner" had additional meaning due to the men and women who were overseas fighting...
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February 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Whitney Houston set national anthem standard at 1991 Super Bowl (Video)

Whitney Houston died Saturday at the young age of 48. She was one of the best singers of our generation and her talents reached all aspects of the entertainment industry. The Associated Press has details on her death and career, but we’ll leave you with one of her best performances, the singing of the national anthem at the 1991 Super Bowl. Just how transcendent was Whitney? When...
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February 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Whitney Houston's 1991 Super Bowl anthem

Singer Whitney Houston, who died at 48 following a career marred by drug use, at one time had such an incredible voice that she was chosen to sing at the biggest sporting events in the world. She sang the National Anthem at Super Bowl XXV in 1991. It remains one of the best performances at the No. 1 television event in the world. Before that, Houston recorded “One Moment in Time”...
February 11, 2012  |  Discuss

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