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Whitney Houston hologram tour kicks off in Sheffield tonight

Examples of the hologram Whitney Houston released by organisers of the tour. Credit: Base Hologram

Thousands of Whitney Houston fans will be flocking to Sheffield this evening (Tuesday February 25, 2020) to see the legendary star in her prime.

The Whitney Houston Hologram Tour starts at the City Hall tonight before heading to Leeds on Saturday as part of its European tour.

The concerts are the first chance fans can see the show, which is supported by a live band.

Whitney Houston died in February 2012 Credit: Base Hologram

Whitney Houston died in February 2012 - a coroner's report showed the 48-year-old had accidentally drowned in the bathtub, with heart disease and cocaine use given as contributing factors.

The singer is regarded as one of the most awarded female artists of all time according to Guinness World Records.

She remains one of the best-selling music artists of all time with 200 million records sold worldwide.