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• At the 39th Annual Grammy Awards in 1997, Whitney performed a “Waiting To Exhale” medley with Cece Winans, Mary J. Blige and Brandy.
• Not only did he direct “Waiting To Exhale”, but Forest Whitaker also directed the music video for the song at Whitney’s insistence.
• The music video for the song shows close-ups of Houston inter-cut with scenes from the film. Houston performed the song at the 39th Grammy Awards ceremony, and on the HBO special Classic Whitney Live from Washington, D.C. in October 1997. It was included in the set-list of Houston's three tours and select dates of various concerts.
• It spent 11 weeks at number two in the US after only one week at number one.
• In the US it became the third single to debut at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart and was Whitney’s 11th and final number one single.
Whitney Houston, CeCe Winans, Mary J. Blige, Brandy – “Waiting To Exhale (Medley)”