May 15, 1990: Whitney Houston talks about how she reached career success

Houston said her mother was the "most instrumental" in helping her develop her career.
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Transcript for May 15, 1990: Whitney Houston talks about how she reached career success
Fair to say that your mom's most important person. Developing. News there's. You. Soon. And my career my mom has been the most instrumental. As a person I'm mountain but won't. He was never commercial success. No. It wasn't. A time. It was her time. I'm sister wave ahead of time because I have to be what exact same voice as my mother of my old. At my age she would like this Garden Show she. So we've determined that wouldn't happen do you know. I was Americans. I sit through that would have viewed that you that the talent. Wouldn't be before it's. You know because I thought it was time some of them a lot of the people that turn someone missing. And singing sounds. And words and consoles. Was about time but why hadn't been around them. Some people. Just saying and it happens or doesn't. You sound as if it wasn't that way that the commercial. And of that came before. Singing and. Well. Won't indescribable. To me. Once I discovered that. I couldn't have. A pop success. Let's just. The people. Chosen to be. What I am about to be popular I just. Icing I think that I. The things it touched my things I could. West from two things I went to the migrants into. But what action I think my chains.

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