New music from Bronx native Puerto-Rican and Pharrell co-signee Maxine Ashley.
The complexities of the human vocal range are an amazing thing. Take a listen to this segment from The World, and a rare look at what the mouths and throats of a beatboxer and soprano look like while they are performing, part of learned speech functions that as it turns out, are very similar to that of learning various language skills.
Music royalty, Whitney Houston will be remembered by millions as one of the greatest voices of our time and an inspiration to many fans and singers alike. The daughter of Cissy Houston, cousin of Dionne Warwick and the late Dee Dee Warwick and Goddaughter of Aretha Franklin, Whitney debuted at the age of 11 in her church choir in New Jersey and was shortly after signed by Clive Davis to Arista Records. Whitney’s debut album sold over 13 million copes and she sold over 170 million albums and singles worldwide.