What Whitney meant to women in showbusiness… RIP Whitney Houston.
RIP Whitney Houston
Aretha Franklin – “I just can’t talk about it now… It’s so stunning and unbelievable. I couldn’t believe what I was reading coming across the TV screen.”
Mariah Carey – “Heartbroken and in tears over the shocking death of my friend, the incomparable Ms Whitney Houston. She will never be forgotten as one of the greatest voices to ever grace the earth.”
Rihanna – “No words, just tears.”
Katy Perry – “So devastating. We will always love you Whitney.”
Paula Abdul – “I am devastated. I am absolutely devastated at the news about Whitney Houston. Such a tragic, tragic loss.”
Jennifer Lopez – “Such a loss. One of the greatest voices of our time. Sending out prayers to her family… #R.I.P.Whitney”
Gloria Estefan – “Whitney was always so sweet to me! Was rooting for her through her struggles! Such a shame…I’m truly saddened by this news!
Christina Aguilera – “We have lost another legend. Love and prayers to Whitney’s family. She will be missed.”
Dolly Parton – “Mine is only one of the millions of hearts broken over the death of Whitney Houston. I will always be grateful and in awe of the wonderful performance she did on my song [I Will Always Love You], and I can truly say from the bottom of my heart, “Whitney, I will always love you. You will be missed.”
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(Main image from New York Times)