The wax figure of Whitney Houston at Madame Tussauds New York is dressed in an elegant gold sequined floor-length gown with diamond and pearl drop earrings, in the style of her photo shoot for her 2009 #1 album, “I Look to You.” Her first studio album in six years, the album debuted at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 and has gone on to sell over 2.5 million copies worldwide, making it her fourth number one album of her career.
- Born Whitney Elizabeth Houston on August 9, 1963 in Newark, New Jersey
- Whitney had music in her blood – Dionne Warwick was her cousin, Aretha Franklin her Godmother, and her mom Cissy a backing singer for Elvis Presley and Luther Vandross
- She was awarded the Guinness World Record™ in 2009 for The Most Awarded Female Artist of All Time. Whitney had over 400 awards recognizing her musical career
- Whitney passed away February 11,2012 in Beverly Hills, CA