There are only a handful of singers in recent memory who have the same size as Whitney Houston. Her death in 2012 destroyed countless fans all over the world, and her presence has been missed deeply with it. She is known for original songs, of course, but has also been known for throwing down a fantastic cover now and then (see: "Bridge over Troubled Water"). Now, a 1990 cover that she made of Steve Winwood's ecstatic 1986 hit "Higher Love" revived. Houston had recorded it to his third album I am Your Baby tonight, according to Rolling Stone but it was unreleased until now . Norwegian DJ and producer Kygo was brought to "collaboration" with his recorded version for a modern remixed version of the song.
The reason it never did it on her 1990 record was purely a management cause. "When [producer] sent Narada Michael Walden to me & # 39; Higher Love & # 39; with the Whitney vocals, we would not have her be a cover artist at that time," actor Clive Davis said. released, was like a bonus cut in Japan. "A live version popped up on YouTube in February, and today the release of the remastered version with Kygo sees Pat Houston, the singer's son-in-law and sole executor of Whitney's property. , put the song out now because she thinks it's the right time to raise people's souls. Houston has the effect on humans.
According to Pat, Kygo was chosen to take over Whitney's admission because of his recent remix of Marvin Gaye's "Sexual Healing." "Kygo was the first person to be mentioned. He put his spin on it and did a great job, "she told Rolling Stone .
This is apparently only the first in a proposed variety of new works by the late-singer's property. Whole album of new material, "branding options" and a "hologram tour", all as a way to keep her material alive, though no one will say it goes anywhere anytime soon.
If you are a Whitney Houston purist, you can see the incredible live version of her "Higher Love" cover below, supported by a gospel choir and brass section, the clip is probably much more akin to Houston you know and love.It is not HD but it is still quality work because it is her .