Her Awards

Whitney's Awards
Whitney's list of awards is extensive including 6 Grammy's, a record 21 American Music Awards, 15 Billboard Music Awards and 2 Emmy Awards.Here is a comprehensive list of Whitney's awards:

Year 1985
1) American Music Awards:

Favorite Soul/ R&B Single: "You Give Good Love"
Favorite Soul/ R&B Video: "Saving All My Love For You"

2) Billboard Music Awards:

Top New Pop Artist
Top New Black Artist

Year 1986
1986:

1) Grammy Award:

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance: "Saving All My Love for You"

2) American Music Awards:

Favorite Pop/ Rock Female Vocalist
Favorite Pop/ Rock Female LP: "Whitney Houston"
Favorite Soul/ R&B Female LP: "Whitney Houston"
Favorite Soul/ R&B Female Vocalist
Favorite Soul/ R&B Female Video

3) Billboard Music Awards:

Top Black Album: "Whitney Houston"
Top Pop Album: "Whitney Houston"
Top Black Album Artist
Top Pop Album Artist
Top Pop Female Album Artist
Top Pop Album and Singles Artist

4) Rolling Stone Music Award:

Best Album of the Year: "Whitney Houston"

5) MTV Music Video Award:

Best Video of the Year: "How Will I Know"

6) Emmy Award:

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

Year 1987/1988
1987

1) American Music Awards:

Favorite Pop/ Rock Female Vocalist
Favorite R&B/ Soul Female Vocalist

2) Billboard Music Award:

Top Female Album Artist

3) People's Choice Award:

Favorite Female Musical Performer

1988

1) Grammy Award:

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance: "I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)


2) Billboard Music Award:

Top Pop Female Singles Artist

3) Soul Train Music Award:

Female Album of the Year: "Whitney"

4) Emmy Award:

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

5) People's Choice Award:

Favorite Female Musical Performer
Year 1989/1990/1991
1989

1) People's Choice Award:

Favorite Female Musical Performer

1990

1) American Music Awards:

Favorite Pop/ Rock Female Vocalist
Favorite R&B/ Soul Female Vocalist

2) The 1990 Essence Award for the
Performing Arts

1991

1) Billboard Music Awards:

Top R&B Album: "I'm Your Baby Tonight"
Top R&B Album Artist
Top R&B Singles Artist
Top R&B Album and Singles Artist

2) The American Cinema Award
Performer of the Year


Year 1993
1) Billboard Music Awards:

Top Hot 100 Sales Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Top Pop Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Top R&B Sales Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Top R&B Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Top Pop Singles Artist
Top Pop Female Singles Artist
Top Pop Album: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
Top R&B Album: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
Top R&B Singles Artist

2) World Music Awards:

Song of 1993: "I Will Always Love You"
Album of 1993: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
Entertainer of the Year 1993

3) MTV Movie Award:

Best Song: "I Will Always Love You"

4) People's Choice Award:

Favorite Female Musical Performer



5) Soul Train Music Award:

Best Female R&B Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Year 1994
1) Grammy Awards:

Record of the Year: "I Will Always Love You" from "The Bodyguard" soundtrack album
Album of the Year: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance: "I Will Always Love You"

2) American Music Awards:

Favorite Pop/ Rock Female Vocalist
Favorite Pop/ Rock Female Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Favorite Soul/ R&B Female Vocalist
Favorite Soul/ R&B Female Single: "I Will Always Love You"
Favorite Pop/ Rock Female Album: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
Favorite R&B/ Soul Female Album: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
Favorite Adult Contemporary Album: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack
American Music Award of Merit

3) Soul Train Music Award:

R&B Song of the Year: "I Will Always Love You"
THE 1994 SAMMY DAVIS JR. AWARD - "As Entertainer of the Year" for outstanding achievements in the field of entertainment during 1993

4) Brit Award:

Best Soundtrack Album: "The Bodyguard" soundtrack

5) Juno Music Award:

Best-selling foreign or domestic album in Canada

Year 1995/1996

1995

1) Soul Train Award:

Hall of Fame

VH1 Honors

1996

1) NAACP Image Award:

Outstanding Female Artist with "Exhale (Shoop Shoop)"

2) Soul Train Award:

Best Female R&B/ Soul Single: "Exhale (Shoop Shoop)"

3) Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Award:

Hall of Fame

4) Black Entertainment Television (BET) Award:

Walk of Fame
Year 1997

1) American Music Awards:

Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist
Favorite Soundtrack Album: "Waiting to Exhale"

2) NAACP Image Awards:

Outstanding Motion Picture Actress for her role in "The Preacher's Wife"
Outstanding Gospel Artist for her work on "The Preacher's Wife" soundtrack album
Outstanding Album: "The Preacher's Wife" soundtrack

3) Blockbuster Entertainment Award:

Best Female Pop Artist

4) Essence Award:

Year 1998

1) People's Choice Award:

Favorite Female Musical Performer

2) Trumpet Pinnacle Award:

For inspiring others in her chosen profession or career

3) Soul Train Award:

Quincy Jones Award for Outstanding Career Achievements In The Field Of Entertainment

4) Dove Award:

Best Traditional Recorded Gospel Performance: "I Go To The Rock"
Year 1999/2000

1999

1) NAACP Image Award:

Outstanding Duo/Group Collaboration: "When You Believe" with Mariah Carey

2) MTV Europe Music Awards 1999:

Best R&B

3) Bambi Awards, Germany

Best International Pop Artist


2000

1) 42nd Annual Grammy Awards

Best R&B Female Vocal Performance 'It's Not Right But It's Okay'

2) 14th Annual Soul Train Awards

Artist Of The Decade: Whitney Houston