Houston during a 2009 appearance on Good Morning America
Legendary Artist Found Unresponsive in Beverly Hills Hotel Room
Multiple Grammy award-winning artist Whitney Houston has died. News of Houston's death was first broken to the Associated Press by the singer's publicist, Kristin Foster.
Medical personnel entered a hotel room in the Beverly Hills area and found Houston, 48, unresponsive. Attempts were made to revive the singer, but she was pronounced dead at 3:55 pm.