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One of the most legendary singers, Whitney Houston, would turn 56 today.

Houston was born August 9, 1963 in Newark, New Jersey…

She is known for songs such as “I Will Always Love You,” “I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)” and “My Love Is Your Love.”

Guinness World Records cited Houston as the most awarded female artist of all time, and she remains one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold 200 million records worldwide!

51st Annual Grammy Awards - Show

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In addition, “I Will Always Love You” is known as the best-selling single by a woman in music history!

Houston also acted, and she made her debut in the 1992 romantic thriller “The Bodyguard.”

Sadly, Houston passed away on February 11, 2012.

What do YOU remember Whitney Houston for?

What is YOUR favorite Whitney Houston song?