"I met her a couple of times. Obviously when I heard the news I was just as shocked as everybody else. She was such a big part of me growing up, musically, everything that I knew. She was kind of the pinnacle of a voice, of our time, of our generation and it's just so sad. I couldn't believe it. I was in my living room and I was on the phone with my manager and we had just hung up and he calls back one second later... I mean I hate even talking about it, it's just so sad." Jennifer Lopez chokes up as she remembers how she heard about the death of tragic Whitney Houston.