Whitney Houston's best ballad: 'Greatest Love of All' or 'I Will Always Love You'? | The Tylt
The legendary Whitney Houston would have turned 54 years old on August 9. Though the pop icon passed away in February 2012, Whitney's legacy lives on. She rose to prominence singing love songs with her powerhouse vocals, garnering the honorific title "The Voice" along the way. "Greatest Love of All" is one of Whitney's biggest, and most covered original hits. But Whitney's rendition of "I Will Always Love You" is her most successful and memorable single. Which ballad is Whitney's greatest? 🎤
Whitney Houston's best ballad: 'Greatest Love of All' or 'I Will Always Love You'?
Below are some notable lyrics to Whitney's oft-covered #1 pop classic "Greatest Love of All," per Genius.
🎤 I decided long ago, never to walk in anyone's shadows. If I fail, if I succeed. At least I'll live as I believe. No matter what they take from me. They can't take away my dignity. Because the greatest love of all.🎤
Watch the music video below.
Below are some lyrics to Whitney's cover of "I Will Always Love You," per Genius. Whitney's rendition became a bigger hit than Dolly Parton's original song.
🎤 Bittersweet memories, that is all I'm taking with me. So good-bye. Please don't cry. We both know I'm not what you, you need.🎤
Check out the iconic music video below.