First, giving thanks to the Almighty Savior, our Lord Jesus Christ. Can’t do anything without Him.
To my husband, Bobby, & daughter, Bobbi Kristina – Thank you for being unselfish & for loving me through it all. I love you with all my heart.
To my parents, John & Cissy – Thank you for having me & nourishing me. Mommy, thank you for giving me God.
To Mom & Pop Brown – I love you. Never forget that.
To my brothers, Gary & Michael, my pillars of strength – Be good to yourselves. I love you – Nip.
To the Brown family – God bless.
To all my nieces & nephews – Tia loves you.
To the staff at Nippy, Inc. – Donna Houston, Pat Houston, Lynne Volkman, Brian Hawkins, Darrin Jackson, Firoz Hasham, Ulysses Carter, Sylvia Vejar, Aunt Bae, Laurie Badami, Rose Hunt-Sellers & Meta Brown. Thanks, I love you for all of your dedication.
Arista Thank You’s:
To Antonio “LA” Reid – President, Friend & Brother – I can’t say it’s been easy, but what can I say – It’s been good. Thanks for being there. Love Whitney
Joey Arbagey – What can I say – You are the best. May God continue to bless & keep you.
Thank you to Larry Mestel, Lionel Ridenour, CC McClendon & the entire R&B Promotions Department, Steve Bartels & the entire Pop Promotions Department, Jordan Katz & everyone in Sales, Mark Shimmel, Fade Duvernay, Tyrone Murray & everyone in Marketing, Joe Mama-Nitzberg (welcome), Laura Swanson, Frances Georgeson, Sergio Kletnoy, Karen Kwak, Theresa Wilson, Steve Gawley, Glenn Delgado, Samantha Lecca, Chanel Green, Lawrence Grotts, Jeff Schulz, A.J. Benson & Matt Stringer. I would like to thank the entire staff at Arista & BMG all over the world for all of the support & hard work – let’s make these years the best!
James Lassiter, my new manager – Thank you for stepping in & making things right.
Nancy Seltzer – Thank you.
Nicole David – My Shorty, I love you. You know this.
The Glam Squad: Roxanna Floyd, Ellin LaVar & Patti Wilson – Thanks. I love you.
Ira Rosebloom & everyone at ProTravel International, Inc. – Thank you.
Babyface – I love you. Your sis, Whitney.
To my husband, Bobby, the love of my life. Thank you for being the best producer in the world.
Kevin “She’kspere” Briggs, Rob Fusari, Gordon Chambers, Tweet, Troy Taylor, Jerry Muhammad, Andrew Lewis, Teddy Bishop, Missy Elliott, Charlie & Kenny Bereal, The Formula & Rickey Minor – It was an honor & pleasure to work with such talented producers on this project.
MTV, VH-1, BET, Radio, Retail & all of the unsung heroes – Thank you for your continued support.
To the faithful members of the Whitney Houston Platinum Club – Thank you for your love & loyalty.
God Bless, Whitney Houston
P.S. – Shout-Outs!!! To CeCe Winans, Perri Reid, India.Arie, Mary J. Blige, Brandy Monica, Faith Evans, Cherrelle, Kim Burrell, Angie Stone & Deborah Cox.