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WHITNEY PHOTOS – Jennifer Hudson Pays Tribute!

WHITNEY PHOTOS – Jennifer Hudson Pays Tribute!

Since Whitney Houston’s passing, there have been photos circulating of her engaging in activity the night before.  This evening being the precursor if you will to Clive Davis’ annual pre-Grammy bash, of which Whitney was sure to grace with her presence.  A gala attended by many, it’s invitation only, and always well attended.  The party still went on last night, Davis was quoted saying “She loved music and loved this night that celebrated music… Whitney would have asked that the music go on,” and so it did.  The annual gathering began with a performance by Tony Bennett, followed by Diana Krall, Diddy and Alicia Keys, who dedicated her song “No One” to Houston.  Some photos of Houston and Davis from previous years…

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WHITNEY HOUSTON DEAD AT 48

WHITNEY HOUSTON DEAD AT 48

 

Whitney Houston was pronounced dead today at 3:43 pm Pacific time.  She was found at the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel, where she presently remains as her cause of death is under investigation with the Beverly Hills Police department.  “I am absolutely heartbroken at the news of Whitney’s passing.  She was a true original and a talent beyond compare, I will miss her terribly.”  Quincy Jones…  Houston was a native of Newark, NJ. The daughter of Cissy Houston, a cousin to Dione Warwick and the God-daughter of Aretha Franklin, she was destined to be one of the best in music.

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FUNKIN’ D’Angelo and Van Hunt – Are They Back?

FUNKIN’ D’Angelo and Van Hunt – Are They Back?

D’Angelo is doing a European tour!  According to various websites, he rocked the stage of Filadelfiakyrkan Church in Stockholm last night.

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My FUNKIN’ TOP-10 for 2011!

My FUNKIN’ TOP-10 for 2011!

 

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! 2012 – Wow! Peace Love & Abundant Blessings to Everyone.  I hope and trust all are in great mind & spirit… Coldplay’s MYLO XYLOTO, a Christmas gift from my beautiful wonderful wife, rounds out my top-10 for favorite CDs in 2011.  To my brother Jeff Cornell I have no doubt I’ll love the new “Portugal The Man” once I get it, but in terms of stuff I’ve heard and enjoyed…

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