12.02.2012 [Variety] - By Variety Staff broadcast to acknowledge the passing of the 48-year-old superstar. During what was supposed to be rehearsal time for Sunday's three and a half hour live telecast. Ehrlich and CBS execs huddled Saturday evening to prepare a statement
12.02.2012 [Terra.com] - Whitney's mentor, CliveDavis, was scheduled to hold his annual concert and dinner, tonight. No word yet on whether he'll cancel it. Houston, best known for her R&B and pop albums was the recipient of two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, 30 Billboard
11.02.2012 [Hollywood Reporter] - The 48-year-old diva is also expected to appear at CliveDavis' annual pre-Grammy party on Saturday, where she will rub elbows with Quincy Jones, Tony Bennett, Jennifer Hudson, Elvis Costello and Sparkle co-star Cee Lo Green. The singer also returns to
(born April 4, 1932) is an American record producer and music industry executive. He has won five Grammy Awards and is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a non-performer. From 1967 to 1973 he was the President of Columbia Records. He was the founder and president of Arista Records from 1975 through 2000 until founding J Records. From 2002 until April 2008, Davis was the Chairman and CEO of the RCA Music Group (which included RCA Records, J Records and Arista Records), Chairman and CEO of J Records, and Chairman and CEO of BMG North America. Currently Davis is the Chief Creative Officer of Sony Music Entertainment. He currently plays a part in the careers of Aretha Franklin, Rod Stewart, Alicia Keys, Barry Manilow, Christina Aguilera, Carlos Santana, Kelly Clarkson, Harry Connick, Jr., Leona Lewis, Jennifer Hudson, BC Jean, Cassidy (rapper), Mario Barrett and Seattle De Luca. Davis is credited with bringing Whitney Houston to prominence.
12.02.2012 [BBC Mundo] - A los 48 años, Houston fue hallada sin vida en una habitación del hotel Beverly Hilton, donde esperaba asistir a una exclusiva fiesta previa a los Grammy organizada por el empresario CliveDavis, fundador de Arista Records.
12.02.2012 [Kurier] - Sie wurde nur 48 Jahre und hätte am Samstagabend bei der berühmten Pre-Grammy-Party ihres Entdeckers und Mentors CliveDavis auftreten sollen. Sie war atemberaubend. Wenn sie ins Mikrofon seufzte oder die Liedzeilen nur hauchte, war's sogar in Stadien
12.02.2012 [Denver Post] - Whitney Houston gestures after being introduced at the CliveDavis pre-Grammy party in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008. (AP Photo/ Matt Sayles) [FASHION CELEBS 4/3kj]Whitney Houston and her husband Bobby Brown arrive for the Versace
12.02.2012 [The Seattle Times] - A year ago, CliveDavis' glittery pre-Grammy showcase was winding down after electric performances from Mumford & Sons, Jennifer Hudson and others when the grandest name of all, Whitney Houston, walked on stage to close the evening with what promised
12.02.2012 [KWQC 6] - Houston herself won six Grammys and had been expected to perform at the pre-awards gala Saturday night thrown by music impresario CliveDavis, her longtime mentor. Davis went ahead with his annual party and concert, which were held at the same hotel
07.02.2012 [San Antonio Express (blog)] - (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg) (DAN STEINBERG / AP) BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Singer Kelly Clarkson performs at the 2009 GRAMMY Salute To Industry Icons honoring CliveDavis at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 7, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California.
12.02.2012 [Just Jared] - Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton get close on the red carpet at CliveDavis and the Recording Academy's 2012 Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Richard Branson held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday (February 11) in Beverly
12.02.2012 [Hollywood Life] - Whitney Houston lay dead upstairs at the Beverly Hilton Hotel and guests like Kim Kardashian, Britney Spears and Amber Rose arrived at CliveDavis's pre-Grammys bash downstairs, showing off mega-cleavage! Should they have gone home and changed?
12.02.2012 [Ct Post] - Diana Ross perfroms onstage at the Pre-GRAMMY Gala & Salute to Industry Icons with CliveDavis honoring Richard Branson, Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Photo: Vince Bucci / AP Diana Ross arrives at the Pre-GRAMMY Gala & Salute to
12.02.2012 [Radar Online] - By Radar Staff Kelly Rowland, Britney Spears and Kim Kardashian were among the many celebrities who partied Saturday night at CliveDavis' annual pre-Grammy party. They had heard just hours earlier that Whitney Houston had died in the same hotel that
12.02.2012 [StarPhoenix] - The pop superstar died on the eve of the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles at the same hotel where her mentor, record mogul CliveDavis, was holding an annual pre-event party featuring scores of music industry celebrities.
12.02.2012 [OCRegister] - ... most heartwarming moment: a brief tribute to Whitney, led by emerging chanteuse Elle Varner, who (not coincidentally, I'm sure) graduated from NYU's CliveDavis Department of Recorded Music in 2008 before landing a contract with RCA last year.
12.02.2012 [TV Fanatic] - Said Matthew Morrison - at CliveDavis' pre-Grammy party last night - of his show airing a Whitney track a couple days after her death: "It's kind of eerie." The Grammys, meanwhile, will pay tribute to Houston themselves tonight, with Jennifer Hudson
10.02.2012 [Fort Worth Star Telegram] - You've had radio hits and Grammy wins (you're up for another on Sunday), and you've also had showdowns with legendary music producers (CliveDavis) and critics of your weight (God forbid there's a pop star who looks less like an anemic waif than a real
22.01.2012 [thebahamasweekly.com] - By 54th Grammy Awards For the fourth consecutive year, CliveDavis and The Recording Academy will present the annual Pre-GRAMMY Gala on Saturday, February 11th, 2012 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., the evening before the 54th Annual