Today would’ve been Whitney Houston’s 51st birthday. RIP Whitney ❤ We’ll always love you. 

Today would’ve been Whitney Houston’s 51st birthday. RIP Whitney ❤ We’ll always love you. 

Check out the FULL LIST of the 40 Greatest R&B Songs of the ’90s!

Check out the FULL LIST of the 40 Greatest R&B Songs of the ’90s!

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Jordin Sparks On Whitney Houston Teaching Her Not To Be Ashamed Of Your Past [Tuner]

“If I could say one thing I learned most from Whitney…not to be ashamed or afraid to talk about your past,” said Sparks. “She had this presence that just, she walked into a room and you knew she was there. She didn’t ask for anybody to look at her, it just happened.” Jordin remembers Whitney having a wisdom about herself and not being ashamed of everything she’s gone through.

"Pass The Bowl" is VH1’s ongoing interview series, wherein celebrities contribute questions to our bowl and fellow celebs later draw a question.
Ali Landry: If you could put together 5 people for a dinner party who would they be?
Monica: I would love to do a dinner party with people who are no longer here, like Aaliyah or Whitney, and I would have to say - Tupac. He was very witty, and then the two of us. That’d be some great conversations to tell them about what the music was like.
Brandy: I would ask Tupac like 90 questions.
Monica: He was so sweet.
Brandy: Yeah, he was smart too.
Monica: He liked the fact that I spoke my mind. So, that would be our dinner party.
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"Pass The Bowl" is VH1’s ongoing interview series, wherein celebrities contribute questions to our bowl and fellow celebs later draw a question.

Ali Landry: If you could put together 5 people for a dinner party who would they be?

Monica: I would love to do a dinner party with people who are no longer here, like Aaliyah or Whitney, and I would have to say - Tupac. He was very witty, and then the two of us. That’d be some great conversations to tell them about what the music was like.

Brandy: I would ask Tupac like 90 questions.

Monica: He was so sweet.

Brandy: Yeah, he was smart too.

Monica: He liked the fact that I spoke my mind. So, that would be our dinner party.

Tune into Big Morning Buzz Live every weekday at 10AM EST on VH1.

[Photos: Colin Gray/VH1]

I hope life treats you kind, and I hope you have all you dreamed of. I wish to you joy and happiness, but above all this, I wish you love.

Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012)

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