Tragedy has struck the entertainment world again, as legendary diva Whitney Houston died in Los Angeles at the age of 48. The exact cause of death is currently unknown as of now (about 11:30pm), though at least one “yellow journalism” website is speculating it was a suicide.
Much criticism and negative speculation will take place in the coming months, focusing on Houston’s fall from grace after her marriage to fellow R&B singer Bobby Brown. On this site, we’re going to take the (ironically) non-cynical route and focus on what made Whitney great – the music. Here are (in our opinion) the top 5 Whitney Houston songs of all time: