BET launched the tribute page in remembrance and recognition of the many accolades and accomplishments that Houston brought the entertainment world.
Mount Laurel, NJ (PRWEB) February 14, 2012
BET.com, the leading global entertainment Media Company targeting the AA consumer, launched a Whitney Houston tribute to honor the memory of the late singer / actress. Houston was found dead on February 11, 2012 in her room at the Beverly Hilton hotel. The loss of Houston has brought sadness and grieving to many fans and loyal supporters that followed Houston throughout her career.
“BET launched the tribute page in remembrance and recognition of the many accolades and accomplishments that Houston brought the entertainment world,” states Shani Saxon-Parrish the official company spokeswoman of BET. “We hope that this tribute gives justice to the impact Houston has had on the lives of those in the entertainment industry and shows BET’s support for the famed singer / actress.”
The Newark, NJ native is the most awarded female artist of all time with 415 career awards as of 2010. In addition, Houston sold over 170 million albums and singles worldwide.
“Houston’s tribute page provides the latest news of the ongoing investigation and also includes top videos and photos from her career in entertainment,” states Saxon-Parrish. “BET is proud to launch this dedicated section and hopes to bring supporters and community members together to help remember the career of Whitney Houston,” concludes Saxon-Parrish.
BET.com is a division of BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), - the nation’s leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. BET.com, the sole online destination for the network is a leading Internet destination for Black entertainment, music, culture, and news. Other digital properties include BET Mobile, which provides apps, ringtones, games and video content for wireless devices; BET Video On Demand (VOD), the largest On Demand service providing AA content; and the BET Vertical Ad Network, the leading advertising network targeting the high quality AA consumer with over 150 content publishers.