Primary Wave Buys Whitney Houston Hits As Part Of Deal With Songwriters Shannon Rubicam And George Merrill

Primary Wave has acquired copyrights to hit Whitney Houston songs as part of a deal for about 60 songs written by songwriters Shannon Rubicam and George Merrill, of American pop-music duo Boy Meets Girl. Included in the catalog are two of Houston’s biggest hits: How Will I Know and I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me).

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