September 20, 2021

ABC News’ ‘Superstar’ will profile music legend Whitney Houston with never-before-seen video

This summer time, ABC Information will profile iconic celebrities who’ve formed American tradition in a brand new tv occasion, “Superstar.” Beginning with Whitney Houston, the one-hour collection will function intimiate interviews with household and associates and never-before-seen video.

“She kicked down the doors for every Black artist, and artist[s] in general,” Grammy-winning artist Brandy mentioned in regards to the “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” singer.

Along with Brandy, “Superstar: Whitney Houston” will function new interviews from those that knew the singer greatest — musicians Chaka Khan, BeBe Winans and Darlene Love, in addition to Narada Michael Walden, Michael Bearden and Savion Glover. The episode will additionally embrace interviews with Houston and Bobby Brown from the ABC Information archives.

The tv occasion is an growth of ABC Information’ “20/20” model and will proceed with episodes centered on Kobe Bryant, Robin Williams and extra.

“Superstar: Whitney Houston” airs Weds., Aug. 11, at 10 p.m. ET/PT | 9 p.m. CT on ABC, subsequent day on Hulu.