With over 200 million album sales worldwide, Whitney Houston was the voice of a generation. Coming from an esteemed lineage of singers, Whitney was destined to be plucked from her gospel-singing roots to rule the world stage. She inspired a generation of singers from Mariah Carey to Beyonce and her unforgettable performance of The Star-Spangled Banner unlocked an anthem that had for so long been dismissed by many black artists. Made with full access to her family and collaborators, 'Whitney' reassesses the life and legacy of one of music's biggest stars.
Good overall story of Whitney Houston and her life and insight into the star and behind the scenes. Obviously a tragic ending and what the excesses of drug addiction can do to your life. Interesting interviews with family and friends adding a informative dynamic to the story.