The legendary Whitney Houston is dead at 48. The stars tweet on the shocking and sad passing of one of the greatest singers of our time.
"Such a shock to hear about the passing of Whitney Houston. Prayers for her family. Her music reached many hearts. RIP." - Marlee Matlin
"Whitney Houston. What a sad tragedy-the end of the life of an incredible talent. RIP to an amazing singer and legend." - Joan Rivers
"RIP Whitney Houston. A Legend lost:( Her voice was insurmountable, her smile was illuminating, she was truly one of a kind and a huge inspiration to me. She has always had sweet and fun words to say to me. I will cherish the moment I was able to share with her, forever. This is truly unbelievable. My prayers and condolences to her family at this sad time." - Ciara
"Sending so much love and strength to Whitney's daughter right now! May she be protected by light and have a life filled with peaceful times." - Perez Hilton
"i truly hope you are in peace #WhitneyHouston i feel so honored to have known you! i love you RIP!" - Kelly Osbourne
"Whitney: Thank You. You gave so much to us. Inspired the world. #soundtrackofmylife #iwillalwaysloveyou." - Holly Robinson Peete
"let's remember too #whitneyhouston came from a long line of greats her mom #cissyhouston cousin #dionnewarwick godmother #arethafranklin." - Sandra Bernhard
"My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Whitney Houston. A legend with the voice of an angel, she will be missed. #whitneyhouston." - Bret Michaels
"just heard the news. so crazy. One of the GREATEST VOICES EVER just passed. RIP Whitney Houston. My prayers go out to her friends and family." - Justin Bieber
"I'm speechless. Such sad news about Whitney Houston.." - Lea Michele
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