Her three-decade-long career saw a wardrobe of sequins, big hair and over-the-top gowns
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Updated: Monday Feb 13, 2012 | 06:00 AM EST
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Her first album, the self-titled Whitney Houston, was an out-of-the-gate success, landing her two American Music Awards and a chance to stand out: The singer selected a sparkling striped blazer and wild curls to collect her first trophies.
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