A Tribute to Whitney Houston

On the eve of the Grammy presentation the news stunned the music world: Soul Diva Whitney Houston was found dead in a hotel room in Beverly Hills. The singer, who had made a substantial contribution to Mystery Lyrics, was 48 years of age. At the moment of writing, the cause of her death isn’t known.

Whitney is best known for her hit “I Will Always Love You” from the film “The Bodyguard” which rocketed her to stardom. It was arguably her best moment, as medication and alcohol seemd to take hold of her life.

Judie Tzuke – If (When You Go)

Februarys Mystery Lyrics Presentation was If (When You Go) by Judie Tzuke, based on the poem If by Rudyard Kipling. Judie leapt to fame at the end of the seventies with her hit “Stay With Me Till Dawn” which hit the UK Top Twenty and was recently voted into the top 50 Singles of all time by listeners in the UK.

This months choice however was a lot newer. It was originally released on the “Moonball On A Mirror” album in 2010 and is also featured on the live LP “October Road”