“Singer Whitney Houston, who reigned as one of the world’s top pop stars in the 1980s and ’90s but suffered from recurring bouts with drugs and alcohol, was found dead in a Beverly Hills hotel room Saturday,” according to the L.A. Times.
“Law enforcement sources told The Times that paramedics arrived at the Beverly Hilton hotel, where Houston was staying, and found her dead. Her cause of death was unknown, said the sources, who asked to remain anonymous because the investigation is ongoing.
“Houston, 48, was in the Los Angeles area for a musical tribute for music executive Clive Davis and had performed earlier this week.”
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