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Whitney Houstonand#8217;s extraordinary voice made her a star. Her beauty, style, and spirit made her an icon. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In this magnificent collection, more than twenty of the worldand#8217;s top photographers have joined together to celebrate the brilliant woman they were privileged to capture through their camera lenses. These photographs are a testament to Whitneyand#8217;s dazzling physical presence, but they also remind us that she was a multidimensional woman: powerful, vulnerable, commanding, enchanting, thoughtful, bewitching . . . and absolutely unforgettableand#8212; a singer whose smile was as bright and true as her voice. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Curated by renowned photographer Randee St. Nicholas, these images, which span thirty years of Whitney Houstonand#8217;s career, are a fitting tribute to a legendary recording artist, style icon, and devoted mother, who touched millions of lives by doing what she loved.

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Whitney Houstons extraordinary voice made her a star. Her beauty, style, and spirit made her an icon.

In this magnificent collection, more than twenty of the worlds top photographers have joined together to celebrate the brilliant woman they were privileged to capture through their camera lenses. These photographs are a testament to Whitneys dazzling physical presence, but they also remind us that she was a multidimensional woman: powerful, vulnerable, commanding, enchanting, thoughtful, bewitching . . . and absolutely unforgettable— a singer whose smile was as bright and true as her voice.

Curated by renowned photographer Randee St. Nicholas, these images, which span thirty years of Whitney Houstons career, are a fitting tribute to a legendary recording artist, style icon, and devoted mother, who touched millions of lives by doing what she loved.

About the Author

Pat Houston, Whitney’s sister-in-law and close friend, was also her longtime manager. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia. Randee St Nicholas is one of the music and entertainment industries' most acclaimed portrait photographers. She photographed Whitney numerous times throughout her career and directed the music video for "I'm Every Woman." She lives in Los Angeles. Clive Davis has been a leading music industry executive for more than four decades. As chairman of Arista Records, he signed the young Whitney Houston to the label and helped her become one of the top-selling recording artists of all time.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781476711249
Author:
Houston, Pat
Publisher:
Atria Books
Author:
St. Nicholas, Randee
Author:
Randee St. Nicholas
Author:
Davis, Clive
Subject:
Biography - General
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20121131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
150 4/C photos throughout
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
13.62 x 9.62 in

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Product details 192 pages Atria Books - English 9781476711249 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Whitney Houstons extraordinary voice made her a star. Her beauty, style, and spirit made her an icon.

In this magnificent collection, more than twenty of the worlds top photographers have joined together to celebrate the brilliant woman they were privileged to capture through their camera lenses. These photographs are a testament to Whitneys dazzling physical presence, but they also remind us that she was a multidimensional woman: powerful, vulnerable, commanding, enchanting, thoughtful, bewitching . . . and absolutely unforgettable— a singer whose smile was as bright and true as her voice.

Curated by renowned photographer Randee St. Nicholas, these images, which span thirty years of Whitney Houstons career, are a fitting tribute to a legendary recording artist, style icon, and devoted mother, who touched millions of lives by doing what she loved.

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