THE SCREENING ROOM: Whitney Houston Sings From Broadway and More
13 Feb 2012
On Feb. 11 the entertainment industry lost an icon when Grammy Award-winning singer Whitney Houston died at the age of 48. While "The Bodyguard" star never performed on Broadway, she did perform songs that were originally heard on the stage.
Playbill.com has collected a few of Houston's performances, where she makes songs from Porgy and Bess, Dreamgirls, and even Chess, all her own.
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