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Angela Bassett Responds To Criticism Of Her Upcoming Whitney Houston Biopic

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.27.2014 | Black Voices

Angela Bassett defended her Whitney Houston biopic against criticism from Houston's family during a Monday interview on HuffPost Live. Bassett is s...

Whitney Houston's Family Slams Lifetime Biopic

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.23.2014 | Entertainment

Almost as quickly as Lifetime amplified the celebrity-biopic game, the complaints started rolling in. First the Aaliyah movie elicited pushback from t...

The Village Doctor: Doctor Sampson Davis

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 07.13.2013 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

When you hear that the Dr. Davis is in the house, I guarantee you, it won't be a painful experience.

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Cissy Houston 'Surprisingly In Good Spirits'

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 07.22.2013 | Celebrity

Whitney Houston’s mother, Cissy Houston, declined an offer to attend Clive Davis’s pre-Grammys party in Los Angeles Saturday night, opting instead...

A Year Without Whitney

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.11.2013 | Celebrity

It's been one year since the world lost one of its greatest divas. Whitney Houston, the troubled singer whose prolific singles such as "I Will Always ...

Whitney Houston's Mom Is Not Impressed By Her Grammy Party Invitation

Posted 02.08.2013 | Celebrity

Most people would give their right arm to snag a coveted invitation to Clive Davis' Grammy party -- but not Cissy Houston. The mother of the late W...

Which Celebrity Grandparents Have Troubled Grandchildren?

Posted 02.04.2013 | Fifty

Being a grandparent to a troubled grandchild is a delicate dance. As a grandparent, you may want to get involved in your grandchild’s life and help ...

Bobbi Kristina Brown Slams Grandmother's Tell-All Book About Whitney

Posted 02.04.2013 | Celebrity

Bobbi Kristina Brown has a major problem with her grandmother, Cissy Houston, writing a tell-all book about her mother. Bobbi Kristina announced p...

Whitney Houston's Brother Says He Got Her Addicted To Crack

Posted 01.29.2013 | Celebrity

In a new interview with Oprah Winfrey, Whitney Houston's older brother admits he was responsible for introducing the late singer to drugs, including c...

Whitney Houston's Mother Responds To Gay Rumors About Her Daughter

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.29.2013 | Gay Voices

Whitney Houston's mother, Cissy, revealed to Oprah Winfrey that had her daughter been gay, she would "absolutely" have had a problem with it. Ciss...

Cissy Houston Has Words For Bobby Brown

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 03.30.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK -- Cissy Houston has a few words, and a few more, for Bobby Brown. In "Remembering Whitney," the mother of the late Whitney Houston writes t...

WATCH: Michael Houston On Doing Drugs With Whitney: 'It Just Got Out Of Hand'

Posted 01.28.2013 | OWN

In her new book Remembering Whitney, Whitney Houston's mother, Cissy, writes about the shock, hurt and confusion she felt when she found out that Whit...

The Moment Cissy Houston Found Out Her Daughter Was Dead

Posted 01.27.2013 | Black Voices

Oprah has scored a host of big interviews. Along with her epic interviews with the Kardashian family and infamous bad girl Rihanna, she also managed t...

WATCH: A Look Back At Whitney Houston's Last Interview With Oprah

Posted 01.26.2013 | OWN

As we near the one-year anniversary of music legend Whitney Houston’s sudden death, we look back at Oprah's 2009 "Oprah Winfrey Show" interview with...

Whitney Houston's Mother Discusses Daughter's Drug Abuse, Relationships In Tell-All

Posted 01.24.2013 | Celebrity

Whitney Houston died nearly one year ago and her mother, Cissy, continues to ask herself: "Could I have saved her somehow?" In a her new tell-all ...

Cissy Houston: 'Was I A Good Mother?'

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2013 | Black Voices

LOS ANGELES, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Whitney Houston's mother has told People magazine that she questions her skills as a parent and wonders if she could...

'The Houstons': Why Won't Bobbi Kristina See Grandma Cissy Houston?

Posted 11.22.2012 | TV

There was tension in the family on "The Houstons: On Our Own." Grandma Cissy Houston was trying to come see her grandchildren, but Bobbi Kristina was ...

Bobbi Kristina's Inheritance Case Settled

Posted 10.29.2012 | Black Voices

Earlier this month, it was reported that Whitney Houston’s family filed a petition, as executors of the Pop star’s estate, against Bobbi Kristina ...

Cissy Houston Fears For Bobbi Kristina's Life

Posted 10.08.2012 | Celebrity

Cissy Houston fears how a multimillion dollar inheritance will impact 19-year-old granddaughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, sources tell TMZ. The websit...

BET Awards 2012: Cissy Houston Steals The Show With Whitney Tribute

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 09.01.2012 | Black Voices

-- Whitney Houston's mother performed a rousing, emotional tribute to her late daughter at the BET Awards. Beyonce, Melanie Fiona and others cried a...

Cissy Houston To Perform Tribute At BET Awards?

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 08.19.2012 | Black Voices

NEW YORK — Whitney Houston's mother will perform a tribute to her late daughter alongside other female singers at the upcoming BET Awards. A so...

Whitney Houston's Family Not Pleased With Cissy Tell-All

Bossip.com | Posted 06.14.2012 | Black Voices

Is Whitney Houston’s mom pulling a Joe Jackson? Whitney’s family is accusing Cissy Houston cashing in on her child’s tragic death by planning...

Lifetime Orders Whitney Houston Family Reality Show

Posted 05.11.2012 | TV

A new reality show starring the family of the late Whitney Houston is coming to Lifetime. The network announced Whitney Houston's daughter, Bobbie...

Cissy Houston Returns With New Album

AP | Posted 05.10.2012 | Black Voices

NEW YORK — Whitney Houston's mother has released a new album of gospel tunes, her first new music since her daughter's death and in more than a ...

Cissy Houston: 'I Don't Blame Myself'

Posted 04.03.2012 | Black Voices

After nearly two months following the death of Whitney Houston, the late singer’s mother, Cissy, is now breaking her silence regarding her daughter...