A li­tany of achieve­ments

Sunday World - - Tribute To Whitney -

WHIT­NEY Hous­ton is one of the high­est sell­ing fe­male solo artists of all time. Her tri­umphs in­clude: 170-mil­lion record sales; 415 awards, earn­ing her the Guin­ness World Records ti­tle of most awarded fe­male artist. They in­clude six Gram­mys, 16 Bill­boards, 23 Amer­i­can Mu­sic Awards and two Em­mys;

10 al­bums, in­clud­ing seven solo stu­dio al­bums, three com­pi­la­tions and two sound­tracks;

53 chart­ing sin­gles, in­clud­ing 26 that reached num­ber one on at least one world chart and the most con­sec­u­tive US num­ber one hits (seven);

Seven videos, six world tours and four films, in­clud­ing the yet to be re­leased Sparkle;

The record for the most con­sec­u­tive weeks at the top of the sin­gles charts ( I Will Al­ways Love You ) in Australia (10 weeks), the US (14), the UK (10, shared with Ri­hanna s Um­brella), Canada (10)

’ and New Zealand (14); and

The most time at the top of the US, UK and Aus­tralian sin­gles charts at the same time eight weeks, with I

– Will Al­ways Love You.

– her­ald­sun.com

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