WHITNEY HOUSTON NEWS

Actress Yaya DaCosta To Play Whitney Houston in New Biopic

Movies She is to our eyes what Whitney was to our ears.
Via maxim.com
29 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via The Roosevelts
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...
Via Down and Distance
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...
Via Holdout Sports
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Knowshon Moreno’s Tears Get The Whitney Houston Treatment (Video)

This is cold….. So, so cold…. H/T @bluespourallah
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

The Productive Minor-League Free Agent: A Composite Sketch

Such authorities on the matter as Paul the Apostle and late American singer Whitney Houston have suggested — sometimes in more, sometimes in fewer words — that love is the greatest gift of all. It’s quite possibly the case, that. Actually testing the hypothesis presents difficulties, of course. That said, one hears few arguments to the contrary. In any case, if one takes for...
Via Fangraphs
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Bengals save win in overtime, pick up first win in Buffalo since 1985

Whitney Houston no longer has to be a trivia answer in Bengals history. Hopefully Lorde won’t have to be. The late singer had the number one hit in the land when the Bengals defeated the Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium in 1985. They dropped six straight before ending that streak on Sunday. The Bengals didn't make it easy though. They squandered a two-touchdown third-quarter...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 13, 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...
Via The Nosebleeds
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

10 Greatest Moments In American History

Whitney Houston Sings The National Anthem At Super Bowl 25 When the Buffalo Bills and the New York Giants prepared to face-off in January 1991 for Super Bowl XXV, the country was in the middle of the first Gulf War. Stars & Stripes were a major theme during the pre-game festivities which were highlighted by Whitney Houston’s amazing rendition of the National Anthem. Coke ...
Via Ride The Pine
July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Woman kicked off plane because she won’t stop singing Whitney Houston

Via Guyism
May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

The National Anthem From Last Night’s Boston Bruins Game Was Completely Unreal

This rivals Whitney Houston’s Super Bowl XXV rendition (see below) for the most impressive National Anthem in sports history. Rene Rancourt starts singing, and then the TD Garden crowd takes it home as Boston returns to sports two days after the bombing at the Boston Marathon. Rene Rancourt Boston Bruins Whitney Houston Super Bowl XXV Photo source: Espn.com
Via The Roosevelts
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Whitney Houston Was the Top Google Search of the Year?

The world’s attention wavered between the tragic and the silly in 2012, and along the way, millions of people searched the Web to find out about a royal princess, the latest iPad, and a record-breaking skydiver. Whitney Houston was the “top trending” search of the year, according to Google Inc.’s year-end “zeitgeist” report. Google’s 12th [...]
Via Uncoached
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Teenage girl crushes Whitney Houston at store karaoke machine

Via Guyism
September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Huge Hoodrat Brawl Features Shirts Flying Off (Not a Good Thing)

Welcome to Newark, NJ birthplace of Whitney Houston and other fine wretched crackhos as seen in this video. I’ve seen 10,000+ fights of drunk, skinny, hot chicks and not one top ever came off. However in this sumo wrestler battle royale, I get the pleasure of seeing two pairs of udders that have scarred my corneas and memory. Proceed with caution, video is slightly NSFW and very...
Via MentalityMagazine.com
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Heart disease and cocaine contributed to Whitney Houston’s death

Atherosclerotic heart disease and cocaine use led to singer Whitney Houston’s accidental drowning in a hotel bathtub last month, according to a preliminary report by ...
Via Speleb
March 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Billikens' Majerus is old fashioned, but it works

COLUMBUS, Ohio Perhaps it was a benchmark of sorts the first news conference in NCAA basketball tournament history where a coach mentioned Chaucer, Whitney Houston and the Christian Science Monitor in a 17-minute span. At least it was the first time since Rick Majerus last was in the NCAAs, which would have been almost a decade ago in 2003. Majerus was coach of Utah then. Now...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Target pulls Whitney Houston greeting card

Retail giant Target is scrambling to pull a Whitney Houston greeting card from its shelves before it hits a sour note with fans of the late singer. The card reads: "Next time you think of dating the bad boy, consider Whitney Houston. That's all I'm going to say."
Via Lions Blog
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

You Shouldn’t Call Whitney Houston The N-Word, Especially If You’re The President Of A Youth Baseball Organization

Calling Whitney Houston a “crack ho” got two radio dj’s suspended, so calling the deceased songstress the N-word isn’t going to be received favorably by most. An Illinois man was suspended from his duties as president of a youth baseball organization on Monday after calling Whitney Houston the N-word on his Facebook page. John Kelly wrote the following on his Facebook: “I’m...
Via MentalityMagazine.com
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Coffin photo of Whitney Houston draws more criticism

Criticism continues to mount over the National Enquirer's decision to run a photo of Whitney Houston in her coffin on its cover, but the publisher of the tabloid says she thinks the image is a work of art. "I thought it was beautiful," publisher Mary Beth Wright told www.foxnews.com Thursday.
Via Lions Blog
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Whitney Houston ado upsets Aretha Franklin

The Queen of Soul has had enough. Aretha Frankli n, upset about the "irresponsible and inaccurate" reporting following Whitney Houston's funeral Saturday, says media outlets like "Extra" and the New York Post "are more interested in sensationalism and negative speculations than the truth."
Via Lions Blog
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

I look to you, National Enquirer, to nab pics of Whitney Houston in her casket

The National Enquirer grabbed pics of Whitney Houston in her casket for their latest issue (above). Really not that much difference from their previous issue (below). Every time you check your... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Via Bob's Blitz
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Frat Dude Interviews Whitney Houston’s Porn Doppelganger at the AVN Expo

You thought we were done showing the sexcapades of Jared Freid aka The Frat Dude at the AVN Expo, but you were dead wrong, my man. Sure we saw him on the red carpet and interacting with fans and... [[ Read More ]]
Via COED
February 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Bulldogs vs. San Francisco Dons Love ‘Em and Hate ‘Em

Heartbreak Hotel for #24 Gonzaga Bulldogs It seems on the week of Whitney Houston’s passing that the University of San Francisco’s War Memorial Gym has been renovated into the Heartbreak Hotel. The average fan would excuse the San Francisco Dons (18-11, 8-7, in the WCC) if they laid an egg on Saturday. While Gonzaga is always the West Coast Conference’s most anticipated game...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
February 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Flavor Flav Says Losing Whitney Houston Was Like Music Losing Its Arm (Video)

Flavor Flav was devastated over the news of the death of Whitney Houston. At the 1:15 mark Mr. Flav says, “losing Whitney Houston was like music losing its arm.” Wait. What? When you say it that way, now it makes complete sense. Share this:
Via MentalityMagazine.com
February 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Whitney Houston: Death of a Diva (She looks better in a body bag ad)

Channel Five in Britain ran a promo for Whitney’s Addictions: Death of a Diva. Immediately (really, immediately) following on run of the promo came an ad for Wonga.com in which a puppet says, "She... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Via Bob's Blitz
February 20, 2012  |  Discuss
Entertainment News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Breaking down NFL MVP odds

The best GMs in the NFL today

Best 40 and under college football coaches

Best and worst of Monday Night Raw

Most underpaid players in the NBA

Trade needs for each MLB contender

Who is the #1 fantasy football pick?

Most exciting walkoffs of the week

Way-too-early 2014 bowl projections

NBA free agency and trade tracker

The longest homers of the week

25 greatest moments from 'Saturday Night's Main Event'

BARKER BEAUTIES
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.