Top 5 Whitney Houston Performances

From a Super Bowl song to a pre-fame variety show visit, here are the late legend's best.

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At the 29th Grammy Awards, Houston gave an inspirational performance of the song originally recorded by jazz great George Benson. The track first appeared on Houston's debut and was the B-side to her single "You Give Good Love." The unexpected hit would go on to be nominated for a Record of the Year Grammy.

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Whitney Houston Photos: A Career in Pictures

In honor of the legendary singer, who died Feb. 11, we remember her life and career through photos.