Whitney Houston, the famed singer / actress was found dead on February 11, 2012 in her room at the Beverly Hilton hotel. While the death of Houston is still under investigation, there has been tremendous reaction by her many loyal fans and supporters.
As most of the reaction comes from people that have supported her through the years, companies and webmasters have even taken-part of the reflection. BET.com, the leading global entertainment Media Company targeting the AA consumer, launched a Whitney Houston tribute webpage to honor the memory of the late singer / actress.
Shani Saxon-Parrish, the official spokeswoman for BET stated BET launched the tribute page in remembrance and recognition of the many accolades and accomplishments that Houston brought the entertainment world. Saxon-Parrish furthers we hope that this tribute gives justice to the impact Houston has had on the lives of those in the entertainment industry and shows BET's support for Houston.
Houston, a native of Newark, NJ, was the most awarded female artist of all time with 415 career awards. Houston also sold over 170 million albums and singles worldwide. Houston is well-known for her signing of the National Anthem in 1991 at Super Bowl XXV in Tampa, Florida.