Singer Cissy Houston born Emily Drinkard in Newark, New Jersey. She led a successful career as a┬ábackup singer for such artists as Elvis Presley, Mahalia Jackson, and Aretha Franklin, and is now primarily a solo artist. She is also known as the mother of singer and actress Whitney Houston. Cissy Houston has recently been dealing […]

  Whitney Houston’s mother has released a new album of gospel tunes, her first new music since her daughter’s death and in more than a decade. Cissy Houston’s “Walk on By Faith” was released by Harlem Records on iTunes this week and includes songs such as “Living Shall Not Be In Vain.” Harlem Records rep […]