An outpour of grief and mourn continues to grip the industry as friends and fans of late Pop icon Whitney Houston share their condolences. And, much like many-a-young R&B songstress, Fantasia regularly cited Miss Houston as an influence for her own offerings.
Also like Houston, Barrino found her base in the church. Such base undoubtedly helped shape Houston’s sound, style, and influence across multiple genres – unmistakably found (and referenced) in many of both singers’ recordings and live showings.
Now, at a recent stop in Chicago, Fantasia was found giving a tearful testimony in honor of the fallen singer. Hear her thoughts below: