I wasn't there.""I never talk about it, but it was something I felt [Stacy] needed to talk about and it was the right time.
Iconic R&B singer Whitney Houston waged a hidden romance with her female best friend, according to her longtime husband Bobby Brown. Houston, who was 48 when she died, always refuted the speculation that linked her to women.
Kim Kardashian's ex Ray J was friends with Stacy for years before they were involved in an unfortunate row with Whitney at a pre-Grammy Awards party. Whitney didn't understand that relationship.""When Whitney Houston's sister Pat went on the Oprah show and said I was stalking Whitney Houston in the club, I was not! So, we talked briefly about it and I told her how I felt. I just had to talk about it for a minute, but I don't like to get emotional.
Brown went into the fame stratosphere when he married pop superstar Houston in 1992. We failed her."Readers may well conclude from Brown's descriptions that Bobbi Kristina never had much of a chance before she ended up like her mother: Dead too young, buried next to each other in a New Jersey cemetery. Houston died in a bathtub in a Beverly Hills hotel in 2012 from a combination of drowning and heart failure caused by years of cocaine abuse.
They embarked on a 15-year marriage filled with lust and fighting, cheating and substance abuse, all of it in front of their only child, Bobbi Kristina, born in 1993, and later in front of a reality TV audience that watched the couple's 2005 one-season series, "How much quality time can you spend with your daughter when you're high all the time? Krissi died in 2015, following six months in a coma after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Atlanta-area townhouse; the medical examiner later said she had morphine, cocaine, alcohol and prescription drugs in her body when she went under the water.
I would get really mad at Whitney, scream and yell that I wanted a divorce. Houston's death was an accident; it's still not clear in her daughter's case.
The 47-year-old Brown says the late vocalist — often the subject of same-sex dating rumors — was bisexual, claiming she embarked on a secret fling with her close pal and assistant Robyn Crawford before her death in 2012. But Brown says that may have just been to avoid upsetting her family.
The vocalist's mother, Cissy Houston, notably told Oprah Winfrey in 2013 that she would have been upset to learn her daughter was gay.