NEW PHOTO: Rolling Stone’s New Whitney Houston Cover

Whitney Houston is on the cover of the March 15 issue of Rolling Stone. (Photo by Michel Comte, Corbis Outline)

A pleasant change from all the tabloid covers about Whitney Houston is this week’s issue of Rolling Stone.

Music journalist David Browne reports about Whitney’s life and career — as well as her darker moments.

But it was her dark side that confused her friends and colleagues. Gerry Griffith, who introduced Whitney to Clive Davis, told Rolling Stone, “A lot of us talked about that, and no one could come up with an answer… “Where is that rebellion coming from? It didn’t come out for a while.”