AS much as fans and supporters of Whitney Houston want to see her back on top, she is not ready. EbonyJey.com reporters attended a concert with Whitney Houston over the weekend in Tobago and it was a complete hot mess.
Houston, 44, banned photographers and the media from getting within 200
yards of her on Sunday night at the Plymouth Jazz Festival stage. Nervous, no
doubt about the quality of her voice, the ex-Mrs. Brown kept telling the Tobago
audience how happy she was to be in
Unfortunately, she had good reason to be nervous. After such a long time
away from the stage, Houston’s flat, horse and listeless voice was a big
disappointment to those who knew the power she commanded at the height of her
All that said, Houston looked great, decked out in a form-fitting white
gown. And given the fact that this is her first real concert date since her
December 2006 appearance in Malaysia, you gotta give the sister credit for at
least showing up on time for her 30-minute, seven-song
Looks like no one will be breaking Mariah’s 18 number hits record anytime soon. But we do hope that Whitney gets her voice back together and gets that album out.