Category Archives: Whitney Houston

  • Unauthorized Aretha Bio Highlights Alleged Orgies, Addiction and Insecurity

    Oct 31, 14 by Qwest7 9 Comments


    *Aretha Franklin may be the Queen of Soul, but a new unauthorized biography reveals some less than royal things about her and her rise to fame. In the book, titled “Respect: The Life of Aretha Franklin,” noted biographer David Ritz details Franklin’s journey from child prodigy to legendary entertainer as well as times when she […]

  • Angela Bassett Addresses Whitney Houston Biopic Critics

    Oct 29, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *After months of criticism from Whitney Houston’s family, Angela Bassett is standing up for her upcoming biopic on the late singer. In an interview with HuffPost Live on Monday, Bassett disputed claims from Houston’s mother Cissy regarding those behind the film. In a statement, Cissy Houston expressed her feelings on the Lifetime network’s decision to […]

  • Jennifer Holliday Talks Pop Music Return and MS Diagnosis

    Sep 28, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *Sangin’ fans rejoice! After 23 years of being away, Jennifer Holliday has returned to music with a new album. The Tony- and Grammy-winning entertainer’s latest release, “The Song Is You.” The 15-song self-produced album of R&B, jazz and pop standards marks a welcome return for the Holliday, who is best known for her classic rendition […]

  • Lindsay Lohan Claims She Handled Whitney Houston’s Body Bag

    Sep 15, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments


    *The Coroner’s Office is denying claims from Lindsay Lohan that she had to handle Whitney Houston’s body bag during one of her court-ordered community service stints, saying that there is “no truth to the story, which had other factual errors as well. Ms. Lohan may well have cut and rolled plastic for us (which we […]

  • Deborah Cox on Recreating Whitney’s Tone and Emotion for Lifetime Biopic

    Sep 3, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *No question. Deborah Cox had some very big shoes to fill in recreating Whitney Houston’s vocals for Lifetime’s upcoming biopic, “I Will Always Love You: The Whitney Houston Story.” And Cox would be the first one to admit that, as she remained unbiased and fully engaged in the task at hand. The “Nobody’s Supposed to […]

  • Jermaine Dupri Gets Sued by Former Road Manager for Overtime Pay

    Aug 30, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *So So Def founder Jermaine Dupri is being sued by a former road manager and personal assistant for unpaid wage related to overtime worked by the manager. According to AccessAtlanta.com, Tadd Mingo, a recording engineer, filed the lawsuit in federal court in Atlanta. In the suit, Mingo accuses Dupri of breach of contract and “unjust […]