Several pop artists are sharing their thoughts on Twitter following the news that Whitney Houston had been found unresponsive in her room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday afternoon and declared dead after paramedics were unsuccessful performing CPR on the singing legend. Houston was 48. Among the Tweets:
Sky Ferreira (@skyferreira): :’( RIP WhitneyLighters up for Whitney! #IWillAlwaysLoveU twitpic.com/8is2vm
Cyndi Lauper (@shebop_aka_cyn): I am so sad. she was young. a great voice gone. xx cyn
Jennifer Love Hewitt (@TheReal_Jlh): My heart is broken!Whitney Houston is with the angels! we will miss u! Rip…” I will always love you”.
Kimberley Locke (@KimberleyLocke): Just getting home, so shocked by the news on Whitney. #sad
Elliott Yamin (@elliottyamin): What the EFF?!?!..did Whitney Houston really die 2day???RIP Whitney!…wow,so sad!Jeez-lew-ease!….i keep wishin this Whitney mess is all a hoax,and expecting her 2 appear w/a performance 2mrrw nite at the Grammys : (
Lauren Pritchard (GrlCalledLauren): RIP Whitney. we will always remember your voice, your greatness and your spirit. Everyone misses you.
Ayla Brown (@AylaBrown): I can’t believe Whitney Houston passed away. she influenced my music in so many ways over the years. she was the best the the preachers wife
Justin Guarini (@justin_guarini): We’ll miss you Whitney.I remember sitting &listening to the LP of Whitney’s first album and being blown away by how effortless and unique her voice was. she was beautiful, and a woman of absolute distinction. That’s the way I’ll always remember her. My heart goes out to her family. #weloveyouwhitney
Adam Levine (@adamlevine): Tomorrow night at the Grammys, the only person on our minds will be Whitney Houston.
Kerli Music (@kerlimusic): R.I.P Whitney Houston. she had one of the most amazing voices ever. she will be missed . What was your #favoritewhitneysong?
Luciana Caporaso (@LucianaCaporaso): It’s so sad, too awful. Poor Whitney,RIP now beautiful… thoughts with her Mum and daughter tonight. a sad day.
Katharine McPhee (@katharinemcphee): Wow…I just heard about my idol Whitney Houston. So shocked and saddened by the news. Send prayers out to her family. #worldsgreatestvoice RIP Whitney
Kate Voegele (@katevoegele): So sad to hear about Whitney Houston. What a legend. #RIPwhitney
Orianthi (@orianthi): Rip Whitney Houston so sad
Sondre Lerche (@SondreLerche): seems an impossible burden to be so outrageously gifted, so intensely appealing a force. #RIPWhitney
Bonnie McKee (@BonnieMcKeee): RIP Whitney. the Body Guard soundtrack was the first album I ever owned. you will be missed, & no one will EVER top your national anthem!!!
Melanie Brown (@OfficialMelB): such a sad sad day,Whitney Houston is no longer with us,what a loss,she will be missed!!!!
Greyson Chance (@greysonchance): RIP Whitney Houston. So devastating..she was a true performer. #Legend
Kelly Sweet (@kellysweet): I just heard Whitney Houston has passed today. I am beyond sad. such a voice. such a legend.I am sure the #GRAMMYs will be doing a tribute to Whitney, how can they not. I miss her already. My mom loved her too, I see Whitney singing to all the other souls in heaven, my mom included.
Savannah Outen (@therealsavannah): Whitney was one of the best. she had a voice that made you shiver. So sad that she’s gone. her music will live on forever and ever.