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Whitney Houston presentation


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Whitney Houston presentation

  1. 1. Whitney Houston<br />
  2. 2. Índex<br /><ul><li>Biography
  3. 3. Musician
  4. 4. Discography
  5. 5. Actress
  6. 6. Charities
  7. 7. Awards</li></li></ul><li>Biography<br />Birthday:August 9, 1963<br />Birth Place:Newark, New Jersey<br />Relations:Cissy Houston, critically-acclaimed gospel singer, is Whitney's mother; Dionne Warwick is Whitney's cousin.<br />
  8. 8. Beginning of Singing Career:Age 11, singing in gospel choir'New Hope Baptist Junior Choir‘<br />Throughout Youth:Sang and modeled (starting in 1981; appeared on the cover of magazines such as Glamour and Seventeen)<br />
  9. 9. Family:Husband: Bobby Brown, married in 1992First child: Bobbi Kristina, born 1993<br />She is one of the most popular famous singers of the 80s and 90s<br />
  10. 10. Musician<br />W.Houston broke down the color barrier for black female artists as Michael Jackson did for male artists<br />She became one of the few black female artists to receive heavy rotation on the network<br />Following Houston's breakthrough, other African-American female artists (for example, Janet Jackson) were successful in popular music<br />
  11. 11. For radio stations, “Black women singers aren't taboo anymore“<br />The New York Timesstated that "Houston was a major catalyst for a movement within black music that recognized the continuity of soul, pop, jazz and gospel vocal traditions“<br />Her vocal style have had a significant impact on the music industry<br />
  12. 12. W.Houston's entrance into the music industry is considered one of the 25 musical milestones of the last 25 years, according to USA Today<br />She is commonly referred to as ‘The Voice’<br />Mariah Carey, Leona Lewis, Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears and Alicia Keys have all cited Houston as a musical inspirationand influence.<br />
  13. 13. She is one of the world's best-selling music artists, having sold over 170 million albums and singles worldwide<br />She is ranked as the fourth best-selling female artist in the United States by the Recording Industry Association of America, with 55 million certified albums<br />She has been listed by Rolling Stone magazine as one of The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time<br />
  14. 14. Discography<br />
  15. 15.
  16. 16. Actress<br />She participated on the soundtracks for every movies she has ever starred in<br /> -The Bodyguard<br /> -Waiting To Exhale<br /> -The Preacher’s Wife<br /> -Cinderella<br />
  17. 17. Awards<br />W.Houston's career has resulted in many international awards<br /> -The Best Female Pop Vocal<br /> -Album Of the Year<br /> -Record Of the Year<br /> -The Best Female R&B vocal<br />She has earned an impressive list of entertainment industry awards <br />
  18. 18. -American Music Awards <br /> -Grammy Awards<br /> -World Music Awards<br /> -Emmy Awards<br /> -The MTV Music Video and MTV Movie Award<br /> -Billboard Music Awards <br /> -...<br />The singer who has received more awards in the history<br />
  19. 19. Charities<br />A great supporter for ‘Whitney Houston Foundation for Children’<br />Created in 1989<br />This organization is issuing annual grants in the areas of health, education, sports and the arts. <br />It grants a $10,000,00 scholarship every year to a deserving minority student to attend New York’s famous Julliard School of Music<br />
  20. 20. The foundation has also raised funds for the needs of children around the world.<br />She has supported many national benefit organizations and worthwhile causes (The United Negro College Fund, the Children's Diabetes Fund, St. Jude's Children's Hospital and several noted AIDS-related organizations)many of which have recognized her efforts with awards<br />
  21. 21. I’ll always love you<br />
  22. 22. Thank you!<br />