Whitney Houston s comeback - Mirror Online
WHITNEY HOUSTON burst onto the music scene with her first album in 1986, aged 22 - an album that made history as the best-selling debut by a female artist at the time of its release.
Her career started as it meant to go on - she became one of the industry's biggest-selling artists and was cited as the world's most-awarded female act in 2009, with 415 accolades including two Emmys, six Grammys and 22 American Music Awards - to her name in 2010. Tragically, she died at the age of 48 on February 11 2012.
Here, we take a look back at her style from Eighties icon to Hollywood leading lady and one of music's favourite females.
LOOK BACK AT WHITNEY'S CAREER IN PICTURES