Country Music Stars React To Whitney Houston’s Death

Right after [mp3com-artist]Whitney Houston[/mp3com-artist] was reported dead on the news networks, country music began reacting on Twitter. Here are some tweets that went out over the weekend by some of country music’s biggest stars.

[mp3com-artist]Reba McEntire[/mp3com-artist] - “Rest in peace, Whitney.” She then tweeted Sunday, “I do think the Grammys tonight will be a wonderful way to celebrate Whitney’s career while paying tribute to her.”

[mp3com-artist]Lady Antebellum[/mp3com-artist] – “We are so heartbroken to hear of the loss of Whitney Houston. One of the best voices EVER! Praying God’s comfort for her family. ~hill”

[mp3com-artist]Jason Aldean[/mp3com-artist] - “Very sad to hear about the death of Whitney Houston…. What an amazing talent she was.”

[mp3com-artist]The Band Perry[/mp3com-artist] - “RIP Whitney Houston. #heartache”

[mp3com-artist]Jay DeMarcus[/mp3com-artist] - “Whitney Houston has died!!! Oh my goodness, what a loss…. Sad.” Then on Sunday he tweeted, “Still can’t quite comprehend that Whitney is gone…”

[mp3com-artist]Martina McBride[/mp3com-artist] - “So sad about Whitney. She was one of my singing idols. Prayers going up for her family, especially her daughter.”

[mp3com-artist]Sugarland[/mp3com-artist] – “A beautiful voice and a talent beyond compare. You will be missed. -K”

[mp3com-artist]LeAnn Rimes[/mp3com-artist] - “I can’t stop crying. I have a show to do soon. Wow, I learned how to do what I do because of 3 great women, one Whitney Houston was the first cd I ever bought. She had a God given gift. Hopefully, she’s singing with angels now.”

[mp3com-artist]Luke Bryan[/mp3com-artist] - “On the bus listening to Whitney. Very heartbreaking to lose someone that defined my generation. Voice of an angel. A very sad day.”

[mp3com-artist]Sara Evans[/mp3com-artist] - “What a tragedy losing Whitney Houston. One of my all time idols. So very sad for her family. I will be praying for them.”

[mp3com-artist]Chris Young[/mp3com-artist] – “RIP Whitney Houston. Truly one of the best vocalists of all time/all genres. #sadday”

[mp3com-artist]Scotty McCreery[/mp3com-artist] - “R.I.P. Whitney Houston”

[mp3com-artist]Lauren Alaina[/mp3com-artist] – “I think I speak for so many people when I say Whitney Houston, #iwillalwaysloveyou. I’m sending out prayers to the Houston family. God bless”


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