Whitney Houston dead at 48

Sam Nordstrom

Whitney Houston was found dead by her bodyguard Saturday. She was found in the Beverly Hills, Hilton hotel awaiting the Grammys.

Little is known about what caused Houston’s death. Houston was found in a hotel bathtub and prescription drugs were found in the room. Other information will not be released until the case is completed.

Houston affected many current famous singers. On Sunday at the 2012 Grammys there was a tribute for Houston by singing Houston’s famous song “ I will always love you”. Jennifer Hudson tweeted “ It was the greatest honor of my life to pay tribute to Whitney’s memory. It was from my heart. Her family is in my prayers.”

Houston has been known for hit songs  “I Will Always Love You” and “ Greatest Love of All.” She has been nominated for 26 Grammys.