Whitney Houston’s ex-husband Bobby Brown has sensationally spoken out over her demise – in addition to the tragic demise of their daughter Bobbi Kristina – saying that one man was answerable for each.
The singer, 52, who was married to Whitney from 1992 to 2007, says that Bobbi’s former boyfriend Nick Gordon prompted each tragedies.
Whitney died on the age of 48 in 2012 after being discovered unconscious and submerged in a bath in her suite on the Beverly Hilton Lodge.
Her explanation for demise was given as unintentional drowning, with coronary heart illness and cocaine use listed as contributing components.
Bobbi died three years later in 2015, aged 22, in eerily related circumstances.
Gordon and a pal had discovered her face down in a bath at her dwelling in Georgia, performing CPR on her till paramedics arrived.
She was taken to hospital however fell right into a coma and died months later.
It was dominated that she died on account of immersion in water and drug intoxication.
Bobby, who additionally tragically misplaced his son Bobby Brown Jr final yr, when he died from the mixed results of alcohol, cocaine and the opioid fentanyl, has blamed Gordon for the deaths of each his daughter and ex-wife.
Gordon died final yr on the age of 30, three years after he was discovered chargeable for Bobbi’s demise.
Bobby spoke in regards to the deaths on Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Facebook Watch present Purple Desk Discuss alongside his spouse Alicia Etheredge-Brown.
Bobby informed the host that his daughter had been in an abusive relationship.
He mentioned: “She [Bobbi Kristina] sadly was caught in an abusive relationship with a person that– with a boy I ought to say, that mainly managed her to the purpose the place her life was taken.”
When requested if he felt there was foul play in Bobbi’s demise, Bobby answered: “Undoubtedly”.
Jada’s daughter Willow, who she shares with husband Will Smith, requested: “Like, that possibly he drugged her?”
Bobby mentioned: “Undoubtedly. He was the one one there with each conditions, with my ex-wife [Whitney Houston] and with my daughter, they usually each died the identical manner.”
“So that you assume that he killed Whitney as nicely?,” Willow requested.
“I consider so,” Bobby informed her.
Bobby was then requested why he thought Gordon was culpable for the deaths, and if it was as a result of he thinks that it was Gordon who provided each the ladies with medicine.
He mentioned: “Yeah. I feel that is my opinion of who I feel this younger man was. Being round my daughter and being round my ex-wife, I feel [Gordon] was extra so a supplier of, you recognize, celebration favours.”
Bobby mentioned he had deliberate to confront Gordon after his launched from rehab, however that his daughter’s former accomplice died earlier than he left the ability and had the possibility to speak to him.
And he mentioned that he did not discover out that Bobbi was in an abusive relationship till after her tragic demise.
When Jada requested if there had been any warning indicators of home violence, Bobby mentioned: “Not for me. I wasn’t informed about it. Different individuals may’ve noticed it that have been round her, however I did not see it and he or she did not inform me something.”
He added: “I came upon after her passing. That was the arduous half. I do not know why I did not see it. However we hadn’t been spending as a lot time collectively after her mom’s demise as we should always’ve spent.”
Jada then questioned Bobby about his personal historical past of abuse in direction of Whitney.
There have been many stories that Bobby was violent along with his then-wife, and though he admitted to hitting her as soon as, he mentioned that stories he was a “lady beater” have been “simply lies”.
He mentioned in an interview final yr with Robin Roberts that he had as soon as hit Whitney whereas he was “making an attempt to take care of sobriety”.
When quizzed by Jada, Bobby mentioned: “The violence that we incurred was utilizing [drugs], you recognize? That is violence in itself.”
He added: “, that is abuse. We abused medicine and alcohol. We fought arduous verbally and we liked even more durable.”
Bobby is now 19 years sober from medicine and a yr sober from alcohol.
He mentioned he lastly gave up medicine after hitting all-time low when he went to jail over a DUI.
* Purple Desk Discuss airs weekly episodes at 5pm each Wednesday on Facebook Watch