Showbizzwereld geschokt door dood Houston

Whitney Houston tijdens een optreden in 2009. Foto AP / Matt Sayles

De hele Amerikaanse entertainmentindustrie heeft geschokt gereageerd op de dood van Whitney Houston. In reacties aan persbureau Reuters en op twitter wordt haar dood betreurd en haar stem geroemd.

Aretha Franklin:

“I just can’t talk about it now. It’s so stunning and unbelievable. I couldn’t believe what I was reading coming across the TV screen. My heart goes out to Cissy, her daughter Bobbi Kris, her family and Bobby.”

Mariah Carey:

Twitter avatar MariahCarey Mariah Carey Heartbroken and in tears over the shocking death of my friend, the incomparable Ms. Whitney Houston.
Twitter avatar MariahCarey Mariah Carey She will never be forgotten as one of the greatest voices to ever grace the earth.

Lionel Richie:

“She was just a gift in voice … She was just so innocent in the business, and that voice was so pure and her life was so pure. That’s what I’m holding on to. I think what we’re going to do in the long run of her life story is focus on the voice, not the tragedy, but the voice.”

Christina Aguilera:

Twitter avatar TheRealXtina Christina Aguilera We have lost another legend. Love and prayers to Whitney’s family. She will be missed.


Twitter avatar rihanna Rihanna No words! Just tears #DearWhitney

Katy Perry:

Twitter avatar katyperry Katy Perry So devastating. We will always love you Whitney, R.I.P.

Justin Bieber:

Twitter avatar justinbieber Justin Bieber just heard the news. so crazy. One of the GREATEST VOICES EVER just passed. RIP Whitney Houston. My prayers go out to her friends and family

LeAnn Rimes:

Twitter avatar leannrimes LeAnn Rimes Cibrian Whitney Houston was the first cd I ever bought. She had a God given gift. Hopefully, she’s singing with angels now.

Paris Hilton:

Twitter avatar ParisHilton Paris Hilton So sad to hear the news about Whitney Houston. :( She was such a beautiful and talented woman. My heart goes out to her family. RIP

Gloria Estefan:

Twitter avatar RodrigoEBR Rodrigo Javier RT @GloriaEstefan: Whitney siempre fue tan dulce conmigo! Estaba esperanzada que pudiera rebasar sus problemas y vivir su vida feliz y t …

Wyclef Jean:

Twitter avatar JobdeWit Job de Wit RT @wyclef: The voice of an Angel, the Heart of a Lamb, the spirit of a Lioness, the presence of a Goddess, love you R.I.P Whitney Houston

Rapper Lil Wayne:

Twitter avatar LiITunechiYMCMB Lil Wayne WEEZY F R.I.P. Whitney Houston. #Retweet for Respect.