Whitney Houston Mourners Face Dearth of Places to Grieve
Whitney Houston Mourners Face Dearth of Places to Grieve

As news of Whitney Houston's death spread on Saturday night, Twitter quickly filled with tributes from artists and executives who knew, worked with and admired her. Diddy, Mariah Carey, LA Reid, Christina Aguilera, Toni Braxton, Russell Simmons and Rob Stone were among many.

Russell Simmons @UncleRUSH
R.I.P. Whitney Houston, really can't believe this bit.ly/yNudvn

@atrak: Very sad for Whitney. Much love to her family and friends. A true legend.

@BrunoMars: I hate this feeling

@Diane_Warren: There are no words

Jermaine Dupri @Mr_Dupri
I Dedicate my set tonight to Whitney,I will always love you

Cory Booker @CoryBooker
RIP Whitney Houston, a Legend and great American artist. And always, one of Newark's and New Jersey's treasured daughters.

regina spektor @respektor
How very sad that Whitney Houston passed away today.... What a beautiful magical voice......

Suzanne Vega @suzyv
I am shocked to hear the news about Whitney Houston. Both of our first albums came out the same year. In my prayers tonight. Suzanne Vega

]Kevin Liles @KevinLiles1
RIP Whitney Houston...my prayers to the Houston Family...I will always remember Family First

ClaudeKelly @ClaudeKelly
nothing i could write on twitter could possibly express what Whitney Houston means to me personally and professionally. nothing. speechless.

Russell Simmons @UncleRUSH
Whitney Houston was one of the greatest singers this world has ever heard bit.ly/zntK8r

Rob Stone @iamRobStone
Very sad. Worked w Whitney when I was at Arista. Very very sad for her kids.

LA Reid @LA_Reid
I am completely devastated by the loss of the greatest voice of all time! R.I.P. Whitney Houston. I will always love you!

Steve Rifkind @steverifkind
I Can't believe this. RIP Whitney

Steve Rifkind @steverifkind
I Can't believe this. RIP Whitney

12m Missy Elliott @MissyElliott
Thank u 4 the times we worked 2gether your Voice touched the World! N this rough time I pray for The Houston Family...

17m RAEKWON @Raekwon

Talib Kweli Greene @TalibKweli
RIP Whitney Houston. I remember the first time I heard your voice on the radio like yesterday. You will truly be missed........

J. Escobedo Shepherd @jawnita
Oh my god. Feel like I just got punched in the gut. #whitney

Christina Aguilera @TheRealXtina
We have lost another legend. Love and prayers to Whitney's family. She will be missed.

melaniefiona @melaniefiona
You are the reason I fell in love with singing. My heart is broken.

Toni Braxton @tonibraxton
She's paved the way for every single singer in the music industry. Iconic, legendary, innovating, amazing, humble...1 the best in the world

19m Karεn CiÃ'µil @KarenCivil
Wow utter disbelief... RIP Whitney

QTip @QtipTheAbstract
RIP whitney houston "THE VOICE"

Scooter Braun @scooterbraun
everyone is hitting me. blown away. She was my favorite voice of ALL TIME! We will miss u Whitney Houston. Thank u for the gift of music

Keri Hilson @KeriHilson
Watching the news now...it's true. R.I.P. Whitney Houston. Ugh I hate that I'm even typing this...I'm shocked. She was my hero growing up.
24m Nicki Minaj @NICKIMINAJ
Jesus Christ, not Whitney Houston. Greatest of all time.

Ludacris @Ludacris

iamdiddy @iamdiddy
Whitney Houston!!! OMG!! I really can't believe this.. This is one of the saddest days ever..

RIP Whitney

28m Mariah Carey @MariahCarey Reply Retweet Favorite · Open
She will never be forgotten as one of the greatest voices to ever grace the earth.
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Questo of The Roots @questlove Reply Retweet Favorite · Open
oh my god....stop it please .....enough already
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Bun B @BunBTrillOG Reply Retweet Favorite · Open
Whitney Houston is dead....wow. RIP

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Missy Elliott @MissyElliott Reply Retweet Favorite · Open
This is such a sad moment! I'm speechless I have no words of what I'm feeling right now. Rest in Peace Whitney Houstan I love u.

solange knowles @solangeknowles

Lenny Kravitz @LennyKravitz
Whitney. Rest in peace. There will never be another like you. Lenny

John Legend @johnlegend
RIP Whitney. So sad