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Whitney Houston's Authoritative Greatest Hits Album to Be Released in Fall

August 10, 2012 (2:39 am) GMT
RCA Records is set to unleash the compilation album that will span Whitney's 'entire career and include the familiar hit versions of her Billboard chart-topping singles.'
Whitney Houston

Good news for 's fans has just been shared. This fall, the late singer's first authoritative greatest hits album will be released in the United States on RCA Records, Billboard has confirmed.

RCA hasn't unveiled the tracklist as well as the title and exact release date for the upcoming compilation album. However, multiple sources claim that the record will be Whitney's first greatest hit album "to span her entire career and include the familiar hit versions of her Billboard chart-topping singles."

Whitney's first and only American hit set, "Whitney Houston: The Greatest Hits", was released in 2000 by Arista Records. Contrary to the upcoming RCA album, the previous one featured most of the diva's best-known ballads and remixes of her singles instead of presenting the original versions.

The 2000 album successfully became the fourth biggest-selling album in 2012 following Whitney's passing on February 11. So far, the greatest hits record has sold a cumulative 2.6 million copies nationwide, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

Meanwhile, the soundtrack to Whitney's final movie "", which will come out on August 17, has sold 12,000 copies in its debut week and placed twenty-sixth on the Billboard Hot 200. The album includes Whitney's collaboration with in "Celebrate" and a cover of "His Eye Is on the Sparrow".

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