Whatchulookinat

Album: Just Whitney (2002)
Charted: 13 96
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Songfacts®:

  • This is one of the few songs Whitney Houston had a hand in writing. In 1992, the former gospel choir singer married a bad boy, Bobby Brown. In January 2000, a quantity of marijuana was found in their luggage at an airport in Hawaii, although they escaped charges. Houston filed for divorce from Brown in October 2006, but by the time she recorded this track she had already clearly had enough of what she considered media intrusion. In fact, a lot of this was due to genuine concern by both the media and her fans everywhere. After surviving her train wreck of a marriage, substance abuse and mental health issues, she died in her hotel room at the Beverly Hilton, Los Angeles on the eve of the February 2012 Grammy Awards aged only 48.

    "Whatchulookinat" was produced by her then husband and Muhammad 2G, and written by Houston, Tammie Harris, Andre Lewis and Jerry Muhammad. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England
  • A 10-year-old Offset (of Migos fame) was a back-up dancer in the song's music video.

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