WHITNEY'S DEATH

Whitney Houston had led a tumultous life but nothing could have prepared the world for the news in February that the Diva had died while staying in an LA hotel in the run-up to the Grammy Awards. Sadly instead of performing, Whitney's life would end up being honoured at the ceremony in a tribute sung by Jennifer Hudson of Whitney's signature tune 'I WIll Always Love You'.

Photo by Getty Images Jul 3, 2012

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