nicci gilbert & lacora stephens*Memories of Whitney Houston were a moment for most of us during the recent Grammy weekend. Whitney was remember by all who attended a Pre-Grammy event at H.O.M.E in Beverly Hills which also served as the birthday bash for P.R. maven Lynn Jeter.

During the celebration for Lynn, host of the night, R&B Diva Nicci Gilbert, looked beautiful in her Curvato fashion as she spoke on how she was with Whitney Houston at the exact same venue: H.O.M.E. House of Music & Entertainment in 2012.

Nicci recalls celebrating with Faith, Kelly Price, Monifah, Keke Wyatt, etc. She elaborates,”

“Shock was an understatement when Faith texted me about our Grammy Nomination. It was the Labor of Love for Whitney Houston and The Whitney Houston Academy.”

With tears in her eyes, Gilbert said that, “Whitney Houston is in the room.”

Artists like Remix, Ashly Williams, Antonique Smith and others performed for celebs like Angela Bassett, Kelly Price, Joe Torry, Wendell James of Raising Whitley, Peter Parros of The Haves and Have Nots, and many others.

Throughout the full event, portrait artist,, created a beautiful piece of art that breathes…a painting of the one and only Lynn Jeter.