Whitney Houston had an issue with cocaine in depth forward of Bobby Brown entered the photograph, so suggests her longtime buddy and alleged lover, Robyn Crawford.
The singer’s longtime confidant simply currently reported, for the primary time publicly, that the pair have been being followers in her new memoir “A Music For You: My Existence With Whitney Houston.” Within the information, she additionally addresses Houston’s points with drug dependency.
In an look on “Dateline,” which was teased this early morning on “These days,” Crawford was requested by Craig Melvin when she very first thought-about Houston skilled a hassle.
“I would remind Whitney that, you know, we claimed accomplishing coke could not go where by we are going and we’re now there. So we shouldn’t be executing it,” claimed Crawford. “I might discover that she would go ahead and do it. She was owning issue stopping.”
Melvin then introduced up guarantees from the e e-book that, no matter neighborhood notion, Houston’s drug use commenced proper earlier than she took up with Bobby Brown.
“That is accurate. She wasn’t carrying out it [drugs] often, but she would do it occasionally and may, you know — overdo it,” claimed Robyn. “But, you know, Bobby, he failed to introduce her to cocaine, no.”
Concerning Houston’s tumultuous marriage to Brown, Crawford defined an extra particular person in Whitney’s life-style tried to talk her out of it.
“She was rather more concerned about Eddie Murphy, however he was elusive.,” she wrote within the e-book (by the use of Individuals), declaring Houston “lost herself” trying to pursue the comedian. The day of her wedding ceremony to Brown, Crawford claimed “Eddie Murphy known as to say she was creating a mistake … but she pressed forward.”
In a further job interview excerpt that aired earlier than this week, Crawford opened up additional about their alleged partnership.
“Our friendship was a deep friendship. In the early component of that friendship it was physical,” Robyn defined, together with, “We were intimate on numerous levels, and all I can say is that it was really deep and we ended up incredibly linked.”
“I would say no one particular,” when questioned who understood of their precise bodily connection, “It was ours.”
However the bodily aspect stopped just because “the new music organization was a entire world we have been understanding and we did not want just about anything to interfere with wherever she was likely,” described Robyn.
When requested why she desired to share her story now, Robyn provided, “I by no means envisioned speaking publicly about my existence and
then I questioned myself the priority what would Whitney need. Would she totally grasp the time is now.”
Robyn Crawford’s memoir “A Tune For You: My Existence With Whitney Houston” is envisioned on cupboards November 12.
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