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Whitney Houston: The Deluxe Anniversary Edition

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Patrick Demarchelier

Whitney Houston: The Deluxe Anniversary Edition

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Whitney Houston
genre:
Pop

We gave it an A-

Last year’s I Look to You didn’t quite succeed in refocusing consumers’ attention away from Whitney Houston’s personal travails and toward her one-of-a-kind voice. Whitney Houston: The Deluxe Anniversary Edition, the CD/DVD reissue of her delightful 1985 debut — which featured gigantic hits like ”Greatest Love of All” — does a better job, with extras including a raw live performance of ”I Am Changing” (from Dreamgirls) and an a cappella ? mix of ”How Will I Know” that displays the singer’s precision long before the advent of Auto-Tune. A-

Download These:
Listen to the vocals-only version of How Will I Know at break.com
Listen to Whitney Houston’s heartfelt take on the show tune I Am Changing

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