Oh, say, can you sing? Anthem’s tradition with sports runs deep, and here’s why

Whitney Houston sings the national anthem before the Giants-Bills Super Bowl in Tampa on Jan. 27, 1991. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images) Colin Kaepernick launched a heated national debate when he decided to take a stand by not standing for the national anthem, and the controversy included four members of the Miami Dolphins who knelt during the anthem last weekend. But have you...
Via The Daily Dolphin
September 15, 2016

Former Expo/Jay Helps Those With Addictions After Taking Suggestion From Whitney Houston

    Otis Nixon answered the phone at his foundation office in Georgia so I was surprised but, often-times, he’s his own executive assistant. Sometimes, the calls are re-directed to his cellphone. After re-acquainting ourselves after some 15 years of not being in contact, Nixon wondered how I was doing. I was wondering how he was doing. “I see your face. I recognize...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
August 19, 2016

Watch Ohio State’s Corey Smith Sing Whitney Houston In Buckeyes’ Locker Room

Ohio State wideout Corey Smith, who broke his leg back against Indiana last season, was granted a sixth year of eligibility back in February. Apparently, that means that his teammates will have to deal with some odd things in the locker room for one more year. Thursday, wideouts coach Zach Smith snapped video of Smith lip-syncing the words to Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always...
Via College Spun
June 09, 2016  |  Discuss

The unlikely N.J. tale behind Whitney Houston's iconic Super Bowl performance

Incredibly, Houston's famed National Anthem is partially credited to brick salesman and a chance encounter on an N.J. golf course NUTLEY -- For 25 years, Anthony Baldino has told his story of the fortuitous role he played in one of the most transcendent performances in American entertainment history. "How on Earth did you have anything to do...
Via NJ.com
February 05, 2016  |  Discuss

How the Colorado Rockies have made me hate baseball

  It’s 1993, Whitney Houston is atop of the charts with her hit “I will always love you” but the nine year old me had Tag Teams “Whoomp!” (There is is) and “Nuthin but a G Thang in my Walkman. You see kids, a Walkman was an ipod before there were ipods. It’s a long story. The point is, it was a time in my life where I was very impressionable & very fanatical about...
Via BSN Denver
October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

RIP Bobbi Kristina Brown (1993 – 2015)

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of legendary singer the late Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, died Sunday in an Atlanta-area hospice, nearly six months after she was found unconscious in her Georgia home at the age of 22. Brown was found unresponsive, face down in a bathtub on January 31st and never egained consciousness. “It is hard to say goodbye. On Sunday, July...
Via BadCulture
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dallas Cowboys DB Brandon Carr Goes Ham Lip Syncing Whitney Houston Song

When the Dallas Cowboys paid a small fortune for the services of safety Brandon Carr they thought they were getting one of the better defensive backs in the league; someone that would help shore up the Cowboys secondary for years to come. He hasn't been terrible, but he hasn't been worth the price the team is paying him either. Carr is determined to put the past behind him and earn...
Via FatManWriting
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Abby Wambach Lip-Syncs Whitney Houston’s “Always Love You”

Abby Wambach was great with the Florida Gators. She's been better with team U.S.A., but her Whitney Houston lip-sync skills are great too.
Via Gamedayr
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Lauren Tannehill Has a Mean Whitney Houston Impersonation

For whatever reason, one of the most popular types of Instagram posts — at least on my feed — are people lip-syncing their favorite tunes. I’m guessing Jimmy Fallon and that “Lip Sync Battle” show are partly responsible for this unfortunate fad. However, if there’s one silver lining, it’s that sometimes I won’t come across Glen “Big Baby” Davis singing The Weeknd...
Via Busted Coverage
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Actress Yaya DaCosta To Play Whitney Houston in New Biopic

Movies She is to our eyes what Whitney was to our ears.
Via maxim.com
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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