funeral

As many of us know, Twitter is a space to vent your frustrations, it is also a BILLBOARD. After tweeting her discontent of Bobby Brown’s behavior at Whitney Houston’s funeral, Tameka Raymond became the victim of a digital lashing from random twitter users.

Here is a sneak peak of the program of Whitney’s Celebration of Life Ceremony.

The funeral for Whitney Houston will take place Saturday, February 18 at noon at Newark, New Jersey’s New Hope Baptist Church, where Houston sang as a child. Please join us for a moment of silence and prayer as we reflect on the life, the legacy and the musical memory of our beloved Whitney Houston on […]

Memorial Keepsakes and M. J. Edwards Funeral Home, the New Jersey funeral home entrusted with the final arrangements of Whitney Houston, have released an obituary honoring the life of our favorite “Jersey Girl.” Services for Houston, who died Saturday, February 11, 2012, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA the night before the […]

There still will be no public memorial service for Whitney Houston, but a publicist for the late singer told CNN that Saturday’s funeral in Newark, New Jersey will be made available for television and web streaming. The services will be held at New Hope Baptist Church, where Houston sang as a child. Services begin at […]

Bobby Brown has dismissed reports he is unwelcome at Whitney Houston’s funeral. As we previously reported, Whitney’s private funeral will take place this Saturday at her childhood church in Newark, New Jersey. ABC News reported that some people in Houston’s family didn’t want Brown to attend the service at New Hope Baptist Church, but they […]

It appears that Whitney Houston’s Mother, Sissy Houston, wants as little drama around her daughter’s funeral as possible. First, the family requested that NO public memorial take place. Now, there are rumors that Bobby Brown (Whitney’s Ex-Husband) has been banned from the private funeral to take place in New Jersey this weekend.

Whitney Houston’s funeral will take place at the church where she grew up in Newark, New Jersey this Saturday. The funeral will be private and will take place at the New Hope Baptist Church in Houston’s hometown of Newark. There will be no public service. Carolyn Whigham, owner of Whigham Funeral Home, told the NY […]

Today friends and family said their final good-byes to R&B legend Etta James. The iconic soul singer was laid to rest in Los Angeles after losing a battle with leukemia on January 20th. She was sent off in grand style with performances from artists like Christina Aguilera. Watch Christina Ag sing Jame’s classic, “At Last” […]

Atlanta police have named 28-year-old  local rapper Young Vito (real name Vinson Hardimon) as a suspect in the murder of Brick Squad rapper Slim Dunkin, and he was urged to turn himself in for his own safety. “We are urging Mr. Hardimon to turn himself in to authorities because we have reason to believe he […]

Waka Flocka Flame and Gucci Mane are teaming up to pay for the funeral for their fallen friend, Brick Squad rapper Slim Dunkin, real name Mario Hamilton, who as we previously reported was shot and killed at an Atlanta recording studio last Friday. TMZ reports: “The rappers are pooling their assets to ensure Slim is […]

Nate Dogg’s close friends and family came out to remember the recently deceased singer at his funeral in Long Beach, CA. Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Warren G, and many others were in attendance. Snoop served as an honorary pallbearer at the funeral which also brought out a who’s who of west coast hip-hop including Xzibit, […]