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Whitney & Aretha’s Duet Peaked On The R&B Songs Chart This Day In 1989

Aretha Franklin & Whitney Houston - It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be U.S. 7-inch vinyl single front cover

On August 26, 1989 (31 years ago today), Whitney’s duet with Aretha Franklin “It Isn’t, It Wasn’t, It Ain’t Never Gonna Be” peaked at #5 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The song was produced by Narada Michael Walden, written by Albert Hammond and Diane Warren, and appeared on Franklin’s album Through The Storm. A remix was done by Teddy Riley. Listen here:

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