'The UK has been leading the way': The story behind Whitney Houston's biggest hit in 20 years

Andre Paine

Seth Faber, Primary Wave’s SVP of marketing, has told Music Week that Whitney Houston’s return to the Top 5 has “opened the door to further opportunities”.

Following the publisher’s recent deal with the late singer’s estate, Faber recruited Norwegian EDM producer/DJ Kygo to rework Houston’s 1990 cover of Steve Winwood’s Higher Love, which was only released in Japan.

Higher Love is her highest-charting single in 20 years and is now chasing the UK No.1. It finished behind Stormzy and Ed ...

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