Whitney Houston: The diva who had it all

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Whitney Houston: The diva who had it all

On the strength of that a capella opening to I Will Always Love You, Whitney Houston was a performer of extraordinary power.

Add to that six Grammys, 11 US and four UK number ones and she earned her place firmly in the pantheon of the greats.

One of the most celebrated female artists of all time, she sold 170 million records worldwide