Thursday, February 16, 2012

Nelson Mandela pays tribute to Whitney Houston

Nelson Mandela today honored the memory of Whitney Houston.

As Lawrence O'Donnell said tonight, let's remember Whitney the way she deserves to be remembered: singing to Nelson Mandela on his birthday, and singing to him at the White House. 

Whitney Houston was a staunch supporter of the fight against apartheid and refused to work with any agencies who did business with pre-democratic South Africa during her modelling days.

Whitney Houston: Nelson Mandela pays tribute to star

Whitney performing at the Concert for Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday in 1988.

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  1. South Africa's president on Monday said a critically ill Nelson Mandela was "asleep" when he visited the 94-year-old at the hospital, and he urged the country to pray for Mandela