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A fan of US pop diva, Whitney Houston, (Credit: Getty Images)

A fan of US pop diva, Whitney Houston, signs a giant mural with a portrait of her idol displayed at a mall in Manila as part of the mall's tribute to the pop legend who died on Feb. 11, aged 48 in a Beverly Hills hotel. Pop diva Whitney Houston will be laid to rest on Feb. 18, after a private funeral service at the New Jersey Baptist church where she grew up singing in a gospel choir. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Whitney Houston funeral

Whitney Houston, who dominated pop music in the '80s and '90s with her powerful voice and high-fashion looks before a public struggle with drugs and a rocky marriage to singer Bobby Brown, died unexpectedly Feb. 11, 2012 in Beverly Hills, Calif. She was 48.

Members of the public gather on the streets
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Members of the public gather on the streets near the New Hope Baptist Church as a private funeral for singer Whitney Houston is held at the church in Newark, NJ. (Feb.18, 2012)

A hearse arrives prior to the funeral services
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A hearse arrives prior to the funeral services for Whitney Houston outside the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, NJ. Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on Feb. 11, 2012. (Feb.18, 2012)

Whitney Houston fans wave to a passing car
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Whitney Houston fans wave to a passing car as they gather a few blocks from the New Hope Baptist Church before the singer's funeral in Newark, N.J., Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012. Houston died last Saturday at the Beverly Hills Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., at the age 48. (Feb.18, 2012)

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People react as they see the hearse with the body of singer Whitney Houston drive by near the New Hope Baptist Church after a private funeral for the pop star was held at the church in Newark, NJ. (Feb.18, 2012)

Fans sign artwork by artist Mark G at
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Fans sign artwork by artist Mark G at the funeral service for Whitney Houston in Newark, NJ. Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on Feb. 11, 2012. (Feb.18, 2012)

Rev. Al Sharpton attends funeral service for Whitney
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Rev. Al Sharpton attends funeral service for Whitney Houston in Newark, NJ. Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on Feb. 11, 2012. (Feb.18, 2012)

Rev. Al Sharpton attends funeral service for Whitney
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Rev. Al Sharpton attends funeral service for Whitney Houston in Newark, NJ Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on Feb. 11, 2012. (Feb.18, 2012)

Leriandre Silva, left, plays a Whitney Houston song
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Leriandre Silva, left, plays a Whitney Houston song near the funeral services for Whitney Houston at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. Houston died last Saturday at the Beverly Hills Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., at the age 48. (Feb.18, 2012)

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The Rev. Jesse Jackson leaving the funeral Mass
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson leaving the funeral Mass for singer Whitney Houston from the New Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. as mourners arrive to pay their respects. (Feb 18, 2012).

The Rev. Jesse Jackson arrives and talks with
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson arrives and talks with media before singer Whitney Houston's funeral service in Newark, N.J. (Feb 18, 2012)

Whitney Houston fans come to pay their respects
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Whitney Houston fans come to pay their respects outside Whigham Funeral home on Martin Luther King Blvd in Newark, NJ. (Feb 17, 2012)

Whitney Houston's coffin is carried to the hearse
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Whitney Houston's coffin is carried to the hearse holding the body singer Whitney Houston from the New Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. as mourners arrive to pay their respects. (Feb 18, 2012)

Singer Roberta Flak leaving the funeral mass for
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Singer Roberta Flak leaving the funeral mass for singer Whitney Houston at the New Baptist Church in Newark. (Feb 18, 2012).

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The Rev. Al Sharpton leaving the funeral mass
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The Rev. Al Sharpton leaving the funeral mass for Whitney Houston at the New Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. as mourners arrive to pay there respects. (Feb 18, 2012)

A picture of Whitney Houston is displayed Saturday
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A picture of Whitney Houston is displayed Saturday in Times Square. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A program from the funeral service for Whitney
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A program from the funeral service for Whitney Houston is displayed outside the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

People watch Whitney Houston's funeral on a screen
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People watch Whitney Houston's funeral on a screen in Times Square. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Screens show Whitney Houston's funeral in Times Square
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Screens show Whitney Houston's funeral in Times Square on Feb. 18, 2012 in New York City.

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People watch the streaming video of the Whitney
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People watch the streaming video of the Whitney Houston funeral from a television network truck on the streets near the New Hope Baptist Church on Feb. 18, 2012 in Newark, N.J.

Tamara Branch of Brooklyn, who came to Newark
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Tamara Branch of Brooklyn, who came to Newark to watch Whitney Houston's funeral on television at Babe's Cheesesteaks in Newark, about three blocks form the New Hope Baptist Church where the late singer's funeral continued Saturday afternoon. (February 18, 2012) Photo by Craig Ruttle

Tamara Branch, of Brooklyn, who came to Newark
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Tamara Branch, of Brooklyn, who came to Newark to watch Whitney Houston's funeral on television at Babe's Cheesesteaks, about three blocks form the New Hope Baptist Church where the late singer's funeral was held. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Bobby Brown, left, ex-husband of Whitney Houston, arrives
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Bobby Brown, left, ex-husband of Whitney Houston, arrives at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark on Saturday for the singer's funeral Mass. (Feb 18, 2012).

Singer Bobby Brown, left, outside the New Hope
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Singer Bobby Brown, left, outside the New Hope Baptist Church during funeral services for singer Whitney Houston in Newark on Saturday. (Feb. 18, 2012)

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, arrives for
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, arrives for funeral services for singer Whitney Houston at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark. Houston died last Saturday at the Beverly Hills Hilton hotel in California at age 48. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Stevie Wonder arrives the funeral Whitney Houston at
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Stevie Wonder arrives the funeral Whitney Houston at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark. Houston died last Saturday at the Beverly Hills Hilton hotel in California at age 48. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Treana Andrews, right, of East Orange, N.J., with
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Treana Andrews, right, of East Orange, N.J., with her son Jo Jo, 6, sings along to a Whitney Houston song with others a few blocks from the New Hope Baptist Church as the funeral for the pop star went on. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A Whitney Houston fan looks at photos of
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A Whitney Houston fan looks at photos of her as she and others gather a few blocks from the New Hope Baptist Church before the singer's funeral in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A woman holds a poster amid people gathered
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A woman holds a poster amid people gathered on the streets near the New Hope Baptist Church as a private funeral for singer Whitney Houston is held in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

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Fans sign a poster on the streets near
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Fans sign a poster on the streets near the New Hope Baptist Church as a private funeral for singer Whitney Houston is held at the church in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A woman carries a poster as members of
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A woman carries a poster as members of the public gather on the streets near the New Hope Baptist Church as a private funeral for singer Whitney Houston is held at the church in Newark, New Jersey. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Guests attend the funeral for Whitney Houston in
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Guests attend the funeral for Whitney Houston in Newark. Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on Feb. 11, 2012. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A police officer visits a makeshift shrine for
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A police officer visits a makeshift shrine for Whitney Houston at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Mourners arrive at the funeral service for singer
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Mourners arrive at the funeral service for singer Whitney Houston at the New Baptist Church in Newark. (Feb 18, 2012).

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Rev. Jesse Jackson arrives at the New Hope
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Rev. Jesse Jackson arrives at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark for the funeral of Whitney Houston. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Kevin, left, with E. K. Enterprises, and Kamar
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Kevin, left, with E. K. Enterprises, and Kamar Allah stand with their Whitney Houston memorabilia along the route to the New Hope Baptist Church where the singer's funeral is being held. (Feb. 18, 2012)

The hearse carrying the body of singer Whitney
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The hearse carrying the body of singer Whitney Houston leaves the Whigham Funeral Home in Newark, New Jersey, en route to a private funeral at the New Hope Baptist Church. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Mourners walk toward the area near New Hope
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Mourners walk toward the area near New Hope Baptist Church where funeral services are to be held for Whitney Houston in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Renee Taylor, of Baltimore, Md., stands with a
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Renee Taylor, of Baltimore, Md., stands with a sign a few blocks from the New Hope Baptist Church before the funeral of Whitney Houston in Newark. (Feb. 18, 2012)

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A woman buys a rose from a street
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A woman buys a rose from a street vendor in the area near of New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, where funeral services are to be held for singer Whitney Houston. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A coffin holding the remains of singer Whitney
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A coffin holding the remains of singer Whitney Houston is carried into the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark before funeral services for the singer. (Feb. 18, 2012)

The Rev. Jesse Jackson leaves Whigham Funeral Home
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson leaves Whigham Funeral Home after visiting with the family of Whitney Houston before going to the New Hope Baptist Church for her funeral in Newark on Saturday. (Feb. 18, 2012)

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, center, leaves Whigham Funeral
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson, center, leaves Whigham Funeral Home after visiting with the family of Whitney Houston before going to the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark for her funeral on Saturday, (Feb. 18, 2012)

The Rev. Jesse Jackson returns to his car
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson returns to his car from the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark on Saturday. (Feb. 18, 2012)

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Bobbi Kristina Houston arrives at Whigham Funeral Home
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Bobbi Kristina Houston arrives at Whigham Funeral Home for a private viewing for her mother Whitney Houston in Newark. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Mounted police prepare for the funeral service for
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Mounted police prepare for the funeral service for Whitney Houston outside near the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark. Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on February 11, 2012. (Feb. 18, 2012)

A poster of Whitney Houston is seen near
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A poster of Whitney Houston is seen near her funeral at New Hope Baptist Church on February 18, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room at The Beverly Hilton hotel on February 11, 2012. (Feb. 18, 2012)

Ivan Dy from New York pauses for a
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Ivan Dy from New York pauses for a moment at a memorial for singer Whitney Houston set up outside New Hope Baptist Church on February 17, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. Funeral services for the singer are planned for February 18 at the church. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Rocopera Conti sings in front of a makeshift
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Rocopera Conti sings in front of a makeshift memorial for singer Whitney Houston at the New Hope Baptist Church on February 17, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey, one day before the funeral for the pop star at the church. (Feb. 17, 2012)

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A young girl stands next to balloons left
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A young girl stands next to balloons left at a memorial for singer Whitney Houston set up outside New Hope Baptist Church ON February 17, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. Funeral services for the singer are planned for February 18 at the church. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Rocopera Conti sings in front of a makeshift
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Rocopera Conti sings in front of a makeshift memorial for singer Whitney Houston at the New Hope Baptist Church on February 17, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey, one day before the funeral for the pop star at the church. (Feb. 17, 2012)

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