Quite just who Whitney Houston
is has been the talking point since she arrived on the music scene. Not known for talking
too much in interview, Whitney's thoughts sometimes get lost in the crazy media blitz that
Over the next few months, this page will
fill with some of the interviews Whitney has undertaken which actually address more than
just the usual, standard questions thrown at her.
USA Today (1990)
Interview with John Houston
The Wedding Of The Decade - Report
USA Today (1992)
Feeling Like A Princess
Ebony (January 1993)
Whitney Houston: model, singer, actress, wife
Ebony - May 1995
Whitney and Cissy Houston on the joys and
worries of motherhood
Detroit News - Waiting To
Whitney Is Every Woman?: Cultural
Politics And The Pop Star
||Exclusive To This Whitney Web
Site - An E-Mail from Margherita Taylor, one of just five TV presenters to interview
Whitney Houston for the launch of "The Preacher's Wife" CD (1996).
Daily Telegraph, 1996
Ebony - December 1996
Whitney talks about 'The Preacher's Wife,'
Denzel and the attacks on Bobby
Good Housekeeping, 1997
Deborah Martin Chase on BrownHouse & Cinderella
Whitney Houston, Brandy & Deborah Martin Chase
Short Report On 'Cinderella'
||Read Billboard Magazine's
Interview with Whitney Houston about the launch of her album, "My Love Is Your
Love" (October 1998)
Houston hones her edge on
USA Today - November 1998
Newsweek Interview - November 1998
Cissy Houston Talks About Her
Autobiography, 'How Sweet The Sound'
True Believer: Cissy Houston
THE BOSTON HERALD
INTERVIEW - JUNE 1999
||Reinventing The Wail
THE FACE - June 1999
summer that Whitney Houston took over the airwaves with 'It's Not Right But It's Okay' and
'My Love Is Your Love', THE FACE discussed why Whitney was considered 'cool' yet again and
what made her musical reinvention acceptable this time around.
The Complete Article Here
||One of the most insightful
interviews with Whitney for some time - The New York Daily News - July 1999.
Jet: Greatest Hits Release Article
BET Weekend Magazine (June 2000)
Whitney Changes Flavors
||Cover: The Fall &
Fall Of Whitney Houston
Date: October 2000
Article: The Ballad Of Whitney Houston
music & lifestyle magazine THE FACE usually secures some high profile
interviews. In Whitney's case, they have written an article that addresses recent US
tabloid stories. This is not a rehash of what's been said but more an analysis of
the stories and an attempt at constructing an insight into whether anything being said has
foundation. The report is complete with a suspect array of photos of
What makes the article interesting is that it acknowledges
Whitney's impact on music since the mid-eighties and her influence on the resurgence of
new R&B sounds during the late '90s.
Read THE FACE Article Here
||Whitney Houston graces
the cover of the Mail On Sunday, a UK Sunday newspaper as well as it's supplementary
magazine, Night & Day with the inclusion of a free Greatest Hits preview CD, December
The article in Night & Day discusses the 80s that Whitney made her own, her
transformation during the 90s, her marriage to Bobby Brown and how she continues her transformation from yuppie soul diva, through balladeer and
film star, to become the female alter ego of Sean Puffy Coombs: "a sort of prima
donna of rap."
Promotional Interview - 5 January 2000
ESSENCE: 'GOD IS STILL WORKING ON ME'
When the unrelenting pressures of
celebrity turned our platinum princess into the prodigal daughter, she
sought redemption, with the help from family, friends and faith in the Lord.
By Isabel Wilkerson
Q Magazine, September 2003
Whitney Houston profiled across a five page analysis
of her recent difficulties as Q looks over the events of past few years
and writes about her recent contrasting interviews.
(Originally published in German) - April 2004
Whitney & Bobby
Addicted To Love