Whitney Houston's 1987 hit "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" is still one of our most favorite music videos ever. What's not to love? The clip has it all: Infectious beats, big '80s fashion and even bigger '80s hair. We still jam to this 26 years later.
One of Whitney's earliest recordings shows her singing "I Am Changing" from Broadway's Dreamgirls. She recorded the song several times throughout her career, but this is our favorite... it's so raw and real.
The 1994 American Music Awards was definitely Whitney's night. She won eight awards, but it was her show-stopping medley of "I Loves You Porgy," "I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" and "I Have Nothing" that we really remember.
Whitney and then-husband Bobby Brown attempted to silence the haters with their 1993 duet "Something in Common." No one really bought it, despite the hugs and infectious beats.
Whitney's 1999 hit "It's Not Right, But It's Okay" was totally our girl power anthem in high school. No one else could blast a cheater like she could.
What can we say about Whitney's 1985 classic "The Greatest Love of All" that hasn't already been said? It's a perfect song.
We still get chills every time we hear Houston's rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at the 1991 Super Bowl in Tampa Bay, Florida. She's the only singer that could make such a difficult song sound so extraordinarily simple. She'll only be imitated... never duplicated.
Dolly Parton might have penned this classic, but Whitney took it to another level for her star turn in The Bodyguard. We have fond memories of skating to this song with our crushes. Thanks, Whitney... we'll always love this song.
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