Whitney's mother to pay tribute to daughter at BET awards
Press Trust of India
June 20, 2012 16:06 IST
(Los Angeles )
Whitney Houston's mother will
perform a tribute to the legendary singer alongside other
female artistes at the upcoming BET Awards.
Cissy Houston, will take to the stage at the July 1
awards show to honour her daughter who died aged 48 in
February, reported Access Hollywood.
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"Cissy Houston will take the stage at the July 1 awards
show to honor her daughter. Cissy will be joined by a few top
divas," a source said.
The source spoke on condition of anonymity because the
tribute has not been officially announced.
Whitney was found dead in her suite at the Beverly Hilton
Hotel, submerged in the bathtub. Authorities called her death
an accidental drowning, complicated by heart disease and
The BET Awards airs live from Los Angeles. Rapper Kanye
West, Beyonce and Jay-Z are the top nominees.