Whitney Houston net worth: American singer, actress, producer and model Whitney Houston had a net worth of $20 million.
The Guinness World record holder for most-awarded female artist of all time, Whitney Elizabeth Houston has been the name that none can forget. Whitney was an American singer, producer, actress and model who has sold around 200 million records all over the world.
As an African American woman, Houston has influenced so many women who share her ethnicity as well as all the other people around the world with her strong attitude, confidence and the unbeatable talent.
Starting her singing career with her gospel singer mother, Emily Houston in churches and night clubs, she gave her debut album, Whitney Houston, in 1986. Whitney never had to look back after her first album went on to become the best-selling album by a female in history.
All of her six studio albums, one holiday album and three movie soundtrack albums have certification of diamond, multi-platinum, platinum or gold. We can imagine how Whitney went on to be a millionaire in no time.
Whitney was embroidered with six Grammy awards, two Emmy awards, twenty-two American music awards along with other 385 significant awards. Whitney has two number-one Billboard 200 albums and she’s the only female artist to have it.
This once-in-a-lifetime diva had many ups and downs in her personal life, fighting addiction and a bad marriage with Bobby Brown, also had an adverse effect in her career for a while, in 2000s.
This lady had a Midas’ touch experience in acting as her first movie, The Bodyguard which grossed over $400 million. Apart from this, Whitney showed her big heart by being involved with many charitable organizations that worked for the poor and needy people around the globe.
Whitney lived her lavishing life in her $5 million New Jersey home among her other multi-million dollar houses, with her daughter Bobby Christina Brown. Whitney’s fascination for expensive vacations and a classy eye in real estate has always been a media sensation.
This forever respected artist shook the world with her sudden and controversial demise in 2012 at a hotel room in California, the cause of which was reported to be drugs overdose, massive cardiac arrest and drowning in the tub.
Whitney left the world with a debt of around $20 million, but thank god for her albums that sold in millions after her death to pay all her debts as well as add $20 million on top of it. This makes the net worth of Whitney Houston to be $20 million, after years of her demise.
Quick Facts about Whitney Houston
Full Name: Whitney Elizabeth Houston
Profession: Singer, actress, model
Height: 5 ft 7 in (1.73m)
Weight: 64kg (141lbs)
Ethnicity: African American
Date of Birth: August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012
Place of Birth: Newark, New Jersey
Marital status: Divorced
Astrological sign: Leo