Whitney Houston Accomplishments

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Whitney Houston was an amazing person. She was very talented and had a beautiful and amazing voice. She inspired many many people from all over the world to give them dreams that one day they might grow to be a big star just like she was. She won many awards in her career, and in public she showed she had a happy life. But there where secrets. This paper is all about Whitney Houston's life. Her early life and how she grew up to be a star, when she finally was a star and her adult life, and her accomplishment and all the things she earned and marks she left on this world for us to remember. So, to truly understand Whitney’s life, one must understand her early life, latter life, and all the accomplishments she has made. To truly understand Whitney…show more content…
Whitney’s middle life or adult life, there was a good bit that happened. When she signed with Arstia in 1983, a couple months later in the same year she made her first tv appearance and appeared many times on MTV (Heppermann 26). The more she started performing and the more the word got out, she started going on tours, you know, like many famous singers do, but there was one little wrinkle. Her mother Cissy didn’t like what Whitney’s managers wanted her to wear, she said it was too inappropriate, so her mother started picking her stage outfits and help with her modeling (Heppermann 33). Although she was a very famous singer and loved the attention, sometimes she just wanted to be a normal person who can walk the streets with cameras all up in her face, so one afternoon, she decided she wanted to go to the movies, and this is where she found her first love.. It started off kinda bumpy but the more they hang out and the more parties they invited each other to, the closer they got and the more “feelings” they got for each other (Heppermann 44). She got happily married to a man named Bobby Brown on July 18, 1992. (Heppermann 44, 45). She had 1 child and it was a girl named Bobbi Kristina Brown, about a year later after Whitney’s and Bobby’s marriage (Heppermann 67). Whitney’s marriage with Bobby seemed good in public, there was some secrets that got out about them. When Whitney began to grow, her husband got a little jealous, so he started selling more copies of Whitney's work to get himself famous as well. Not only that, but they soon latter got a divorce because he was always drinking, doing drugs and having affairs with other women (heppermann 70, 71). Unfortunately, it turns out that Whitney would often do drugs with him, which got her in trouble a couple months latter. She was flying on a plane going back home from who knows where, and was caught with marijuana in her bag, and

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