One year ago Whitney Houston passed away suddenly. Although she is gone, she will never be forgotten. With her long list of awards, including 22 American Music Awards, being the record holder for the most triple crown-hits by a female artist, as well as the only artist with at least one Grammy, Emmy, MTV Video Music Award, MTV Movie Award, People Choice Award and Billboard Music Award. (Wikipedia) These achievements only scratch the surface of her countless honors and accomplishments. Whitney Houston has inspired millions and it is clear her legacy will live on forever.
I’ll always remember the first time my older sister showed me her music. I was amazed by her voice and captivated by her beauty. To honor the greatness of Whitney Houston here are 10 pictures of the awesome and inspiring singer.