Whitney Houston’s first-ever live album Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances makes impressive debuts at #1 on Billboard R&B chart, #2 on R&B/Hip Hop Chart and #17 on the Top 200
“Fans revere Whitney Houston’s studio recordings, but she scaled her greatest vocal peaks in live performance. If you never got to see her in concert, you ain’t heard nothin’ yet. It’s Whitney Houston as you’ve never heard her before. Five stars!”-NY DAILY NEWS
New York, NY – November 19, 2014 –Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances, the six-time Grammy-award winning singer’s first-ever live album, has made impressive Billboard chart debuts today, entering at #1 on the Billboard R&B chart, #2 on the R&B/Hip Hop chart and #17 on the Top 200, following its release Nov. 10 release on Sony Legacy Recordings. Available as a DVD and CD, the package features Houston’s most memorable live performances from her storied career, reinforcing her as one of the greatest vocalists of all time. Both the audio and visual content have undergone state of the art restoration and remastering and the package has earned glowing media acclaim as well. USA TODAY called Houston “…The greatest pop-soul singer of her generation" and the LA TIMES said “…an exceptionally expressive song interpreter and a magnetic personality in concert.” NEWSDAY stated that "Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances is the legendary performer at her best, singing live” and BET praised, “Whitney Houston was not only one of the greatest singers of all time, she was a legendary performer as well."
Pocas voces en la historia de la música moderna han sido tan apreciadas como lo es la voz de Whitney Houston. Yahoo Music estrena el vídeo en directo de "I'm Every Woman" de "The Concert for a New South Africa," un trío de conciertos grabados en Sudáfrica en Noviembre de 1994, tras la elección de Nelson Mandela como presidente de ese país. Houston se convirtió en la primera artista internacional que actuó en Sudáfrica después del fin del apartheid.
El 10 de Noviembre salió a la venta Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances, la primera colección en CD&DVD de las grandes actuaciones en directo de Whitney.
Few voices in modern musical history are as loved as the late Whitney Houston's. Yahoo Music is pleased to debut the video for "I'm Every Woman" live from "The Concert for a New South Africa," a trio of concerts recorded in South Africa in November 1994 following the election of Nelson Mandela to the country’s presidency. Houston became the first international musician to perform in South Africa after the end of apartheid.
On November 10, this amazing talent will be celebrated with the collection Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances, the first-ever live collection of Whitney’s greatest performances compiled on CD & DVD.
Celebuzz has the distinct pleasure of featuring Whitney Houston's "I Will Always Love You" from her iconic live performance during The Concert For A New South Africa which took place in November 1994. The performance is included on Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances, which will be released on November 10.
Whitney, a powerful icon among audiences black and white, male and female, became the first international musician to perform in South Africa after the end of apartheid.
At a 1990 concert celebrating Arista's 15-year anniversary at Radio City Music Hall in New York, Whitney wowed a crowd of tuxes with just-right pauses and perfect pitch on "Greatest Love Of All." ...She was true to the song, adding Whitney flair in pockets. Then she let loose culminating in her signature lift off.
Clive Davis has put together a project titled Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Live Performances (November 10th). The Voice is amazing in a studio but those vocals unleashed on a stage is one of the greatest loves of American music.
Given the peerless quality of her voice, it’s hard to believe that Whitney Houston never recorded a live album. Sony Legacy Recordings is remedying that situation by releasing Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances on November 10.