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Ten Incredible Whitney Houston Performances

Watch live clips of ‘I Will Always Love You,’ ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ and more

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Whitney Houston was blessed with an astonishing vocal range and extraordinary technical skill, but what truly made her a great singer was her ability to connect with a song and drive home its drama and emotion with incredible precision. She was a brilliant performer, and her live shows often eclipsed her studio recordings. Here are ten memorable live performances from a career overflowing with great moments.

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‘It’s Not Right But It’s Okay’ Live in 1999

Houston carries herself with the gravitas of royalty in this performance of "It's Not Right But It's Okay" at the 1999 Brit Awards. It's a relatively subtle performance for the singer, who emphasizes the bitter sentiment of the lyrics.

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