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Photographer Shares Exclusive Images of “Unaffected,” Pre-Fame Whitney Houston in New Book

In 1982, Bette Marshall accompanied her husband, Paul, an intellectual property attorney who represented high-profile musicians and labels, to the Manhattan nightclub Sweetwater’s, where they planned to catch a performance by the well-known gospel singer Cissy Houston. “We were told that during the show Cissy was going to introduce one of her young backup singers, […]

Idina Menzel Reflects on John Travolta’s Name Flub at Oscars: “It Was the Best Thing That Ever Happened”

James Corden unveiled the latest edition of his popular segment “Carpool Karaoke” on Wednesday’s episode of The Late Late Show where he welcomed his Cinderella co-stars Idina Menzel, Billy Porter, and Camila Cabello. The segment began with Porter and Menzel helping Cabello, who was dressed in a giant gown like her princess character, into Corden’s […]

Compelling Pictures Books Marina Studios for Whitney Houston Biopic, Film Slate Shoots (Exclusive)

Denis O’Sullivan (Bohemian Rhapsody) and Jeff Kalligheri’s production and financing entity Compelling Pictures has signed a partnership with Marina Studios to shoot four movies on new stages in Boston. Marina Studios is building three soundstages in Quincy’s Marina Bay, near Boston’s Logan Airport. Compelling Pictures is in pre-production on the Whitney Houston biopic I Wanna […]

Cynthia Erivo on ‘Life Changing’ Hollywood Bowl Debut and New Adobe Digital Roller Skates Collection

Cynthia Erivo has rolled her way into a new project with Adobe. The actress, artist and performer, who is currently nominated for an Emmy Award for her work as Aretha Franklin in Nat Geo’s Genius: Aretha, has partnered with Adobe on Stories on Skates. The project features a line of digital roller skates that showcases […]

ABC News Sets ‘Superstar’ Primetime Series (Exclusive)

ABC News is expanding its primetime 20/20 newsmagazine with a new series, Superstar, which will begin airing on ABC Aug. 11. Each episode of Superstar will profile a different celebrity “who shaped American culture,” according to the network. The first episode will profile Whitney Houston, and will include never-before-seen private videos of the singer, who […]

Bobby Brown’s Son Found Dead at Los Angeles Home

Bobby Brown Jr., the son of singer Bobby Brown, was found dead at his Los Angeles home Wednesday, according to authorities. He was 28. No foul play is suspected. 

Whitney Houston Inducted Into Rock Hall of Fame: It’s “Something She Always Wanted,” Her Aunt Says

The singer's mother and aunt accepted the posthumous honor in a special that aired on HBO on Saturday night. Other inductees included the late Notorious B.I.G., the Doobie Brothers, Nine Inch Nails, T. Rex and Depeche Mode.

Whitney Houston Becomes First Black Artist to Earn Third Diamond-Certified Album

The late Whitney Houston has earned her third diamond-certified album, becoming the first Black artist to achieve the feat.

Songs From Glen Campbell, Dr. Dre, Fred Rogers, Tina Turner Enter National Recording Registry

With the coronavirus going around, it's not the best idea to stay at the Y.M.C.A., but that didn't prevent the Library of Congress from inducting the signature tune from Village People into the National Recording Registry.

Whitney Houston Hologram Tour Set to Begin

Eight years after her death, a holographic Whitney Houston will embark on a European tour that starts in England on Feb. 25 and runs through early April. U.S. dates are expected to follow.

Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. to Be Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Whitney Houston, the Notorious B.I.G., Nine Inch Nails, Depeche Mode and the Doobie Brothers are among the 2020 inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston Among First-Time Nominees for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees include first-timers Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston, Pat Benatar, Dave Matthews Band, The Doobie Brothers, Motörhead, Soundgarden, T. Rex and Thin Lizzy, who join returning nominees Depeche Mode, Judas Priest, Kraftwerk, MC5, Nine Inch Nails, Todd Rundgren and Rufus featuring Chaka Khan.