Houston Edward Summers IV (born October 26, 1983), known mononymously as Houston, is an American singer, best known for his hit single " I Like That." Houston made headlines in 2005 when he attempted suicide in a London hotel room, and later gouged his eye out with a fork on the 13th floor of his hotel building.
Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American singer and actress. Referred to as " The Voice ", she is known for her crossover appeal on the popular music charts as well as her prominence on MTV that influenced generations of African American artists.
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Houston was born in Bossier City in northwestern Louisiana on December 9, 1935. He was a descendant of Sam Houston, the first president of the Republic of Texas and Confederate General Robert E. Lee. His godfather was 1920s pop singer Gene Austin, no relation to Stephen F. Austin, another founder of Texas. Like Austin, Houston lived briefly as a youth in a house at the intersection of Marshall and Goodwill streets in Minden, the seat of Webster Parish in northwestern Louisiana. Another musician from Minden, Tommy Tomlinson, collaborated with Houston in the single "Mountain of Love". Houston was one of the earliest artists with National Recording Corporation in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1963, he rose to national stardom with "Mountain of Love"; the song, which was different from the tune made famous by composer Harold Dorman, Johnny Rivers, and Charley Pride, rose to number two on Billboard'sHot Country Singles chart. Another song, "Livin' in a House Full of Love" (1965), did just as well...
1. A"Almost Persuaded" also peaked at No. 45 on the RPMTop Singles chart in Canada.
Roy, Don. (1998). "David Houston". In The Encyclopedia of Country Music. Paul Kingsbury, Editor. New York: Oxford University Press. p. 249.
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Houston Edward Summers IV (born October 26, 1983), known mononymously as Houston, is an American singer, best known for his hit single "I Like That."
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He started very young in music in Guadeloupe where he won in a singing competition. He later on relocated to Paris living in the 12ème arrondissement. At 16, he took music lessons and played piano and guitar and formed a band with a friend before launching his solo career. In 1996, he established his own record label called on the Track. His debut album was released in June 1999 called Matt with moderate success followed in 2001 by R&B 2 Rue that won the R& B best album category at 2002 Victoires de la Musique awards and reached platinum status. The leading single "R&B 2 Rue" from the album was his best single released. Matt Houston also released Chant de bataille in 2003 that had collaborations with a number of rap artists including Sat, Don Choa (of Fonky Family), Dadoo, Skalde Blase. The album was certified gold. In 2006 he released Phoenix 2006 with collaborations with Big Ali, Joe Houston and VR, rappers DJ Scandalous, Eloquence and Busta Flex, and the young Nathy. Matt produce...
1. 2008: Matt Houston: Anthologie 1998 – 2007(Mixtape in download only)
Collaborations Featured in Other non-charting singles 1. 2000: "Cybersex" 2. 2000: "Je croyais en toi" (feat. Frédo and Kfear of La Brigade) 3. 2002: "Hotel motel" (feat. Sat of "Fonky Family") 4. 2003: "Wicked" 5. 2005: "Chabine" 6. 2006: "Phoenix" 7. 2008: "Papa est back" (feat. Black Kent) 8. 2010: "PlastiQ" 9. 2010: "Booty shake" 10. 2010: "Ou tu veux quand tu veux" 11. 2010/2011: "Cunnilingus" 12. 2010/2011: "Point G" Promotional and unofficial singles 1. 2005: "Shorty" 2. 2006: "Le test...
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thelma Houston (née Jackson; born May 7, 1946) is an American singer and actress. She scored a number-one hit in 1977 with her recording of " Don't Leave Me This Way ", which won the Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Elsie Houston (22 April 1902 – 20 February 1943) was a Brazilian singer.
Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Beyoncé performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child. She rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of Destiny's Child, one of the best-selling girl groups of all time.