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Whitney Houston’s ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ Was Released 22 Years Ago Today

Whitney Houston - Heartbreak Hotel single front cover

December 15, 1998 (22 years ago), Whitney’s song “Heartbreak Hotel” was released as the second single from her My Love Is Your Love album. The song features singers Faith Evans and Kelly Price during the choruses and bridge. Produced by Danish duo Soulshock & Karlin (who also worked with Toni Braxton, Jennifer Lopez, and Monica), the song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100, #1 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, and was a hit in many countries worldwide. The song went on to be nominated for two GRAMMY Awards and two Billboard Music Awards, and the video was nominated for Best R&B Video at the 1999 MTV Video Music Awards. The video was shot in Miami, Florida.

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