Whitney Houston's 20 Biggest Billboard Hits: A Look at Her Legendary Chart Career

Ebet Roberts/Redferns
Whitney Houston performs at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on July 20, 1993. 
<p>The late <a href="/artist/431329/whitney-houston">Whitney Houston</a>&#39;s legacy on the <a href="/charts/hot-100">Billboard Hot 100</a> singles chart is legendary.</p><p>Her biggest single on the Hot 100 chart is her iconic &quot;I Will Always Love You,&quot; from the soundtrack to her 1992 film debut,&nbsp;<i>The Bodyguard</i>.&nbsp;The track spent a staggering 14 weeks atop the list and at the time was the longest-running No. 1 single in history.</p><p>Billboard has compiled Houston&#39;s top 20 Hot 100 singles, and unsurprisingly, &quot;I Will Always Love You&quot; tops the tally. It is followed by the buoyant &quot;I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me),&quot; which was her fourth of 11 career No. 1s on the list.</p><p>All 11 of her No. 1 hits are present on the recap (below) and also happen to comprise the entire top 11.</p><p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Whitney Houston&#39;s Top 20 Billboard Hits</strong></span></p><p><em>Rank - Title - (Year) - Hot 100 Peak Position (weeks spent at No. 1)</em><br /><br /><strong>1. &quot;I Will Always Love You&quot; (1992) - No. 1 (for 14 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:4sEvfxAxBW1NxQ8zq4ZTC5" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>2. &quot;I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)&quot; (1987) - No. 1 (2 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:5ifX6jfT33QWKP9DE0YRG8" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>3. &quot;Greatest Love Of All&quot; (1986) - No. 1 (3 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:4yIfjMoivhXnY9lZkoVntq" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>4. &quot;All The Man That I Need&quot; (1990) - No. 1 (2 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:6rwDmJWTMu1IbevUw1XKIB" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>5. &quot;I&#39;m Your Baby Tonight&quot; (1990) - No. 1 (1 week)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:0qilV2pyNYLPryWllKwAIL" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>6. &quot;So Emotional&quot; (1987) - No. 1 (1 week)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:4h8iUgjIlKEBzy2pSSQ49A" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>7. &quot;How Will I Know&quot; (1985) - No. 1 (2 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:6mv30SInldy4Ijy1XZ9GdO" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>8. &quot;Didn&#39;t We Almost Have It All&quot; (1987) - No. 1 (2 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:3OIZcV1BHSmzjps7u9AUj9" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>9. &quot;Saving All My Love For You&quot; (1985) - No. 1 (1 week)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:3ihR3mS0KYuMdDhCzrWjZp" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>10. &quot;Exhale (Shoop Shoop)&quot; (1995) - No. 1 (1 week)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:1HtpXznLGoExftZXva5kio" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>11. &quot;Where Do Broken Hearts Go&quot; (1988) - No. 1 (2 weeks)</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:2ydpkCfM6S9IlKwHGvXU8j" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>12. &quot;My Love Is Your Love&quot; (1999) - No. 4</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:7eRxmFOu5vOwryjPn4mpSO" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>13. &quot;Heartbreak Hotel&quot; (featuring Faith Evans &amp; Kelly Price) (1999) - No. 2</strong><br /><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="80" scrolling="no" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify%3Atrack%3A4J9u7UsXH7F6sFI32KnYuP" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>14. &quot;You Give Good Love&quot; (1985) - No. 3</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:2crPaOwtpn1qq9gjEjOa4u" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>15. &quot;I Have Nothing&quot; (1993) - No. 4</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:27qyQPPeFeLt4GAXTbuGZs" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>16. &quot;One Moment In Time&quot; (1988) - No. 5</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:3jaUZhLiZOcgoJiGGd3hFD" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>17. &quot;I Believe In You and Me&quot; (1996) - No. 4</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:1iQWeGjJ1FQBQFLVK0ct9e" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>18. &quot;I&#39;m Every Woman&quot; (1993) - No. 4</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:3ysLLm011D1ePCXaPo4nrW" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>19. &quot;Count On Me&quot; (Whitney Houston &amp; CeCe Winans) (1996) - No. 8</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:7mVV7fepIMUAE4FDyihupV" width="500"></iframe><br /><br /><strong>20. &quot;It&#39;s Not Right But It&#39;s Okay&quot; (1999) - No. 4</strong><br /><iframe frameborder="0" height="80" src="https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify:track:7861kBrZ5aw7o4NfggcyYW" width="500"></iframe></p><p><em>Whitney Houston&#39;s top&nbsp;Billboard Hot 100 hits chart is based on actual performance on the weekly Billboard Hot 100. Songs are ranked based on an inverse point system, with weeks at No. 1 earning the greatest value and weeks at No. 100 earning the least. Due to changes in chart methodology over the years, eras are weighted to account for different chart turnover rates over various periods.</em></p>