To the contrary, I’ve written derisively about his narcissism and excesses quite thoroughly in a previous piece.
Bobby couldn’t manage Being Bobby Brown, so Lord knows he couldn’t manage being the rock for a star that shined as bright as Houston’s. Looking back, it’s easy to understand why Houston chose Brown and what her expectations were.
It’s also just as easy to understand why she thought she needed a man like Brown, what she was running away from, and what she thought she was running to.
Otherwise, she lives a relatively private life and will likely not comment on Bobby’s book or subsequent interviews where he’ll likely be asked more about the topic. That same year, Gordon was arrested after totaling a Camaro."At such a young age for us both to have any and everything that we wanted was both a blessing and a curse," Brown shared. "Me, at the time, trying to maintain [my] sobriety [while] the person that you're in a relationship is not going along with it... WATCH: Bobby Brown Reveals Both He & Whitney Houston ‘Cheated on Each Other’ The famous couple met at the Soul Train Music Awards in 1989 and sparked a romance two years later, eventually tying the knot in July 1992.Bobbi and Gordon quickly developed a bond, with Gordon looking after her while Houston and Brown continued their careers.Gordon habitually referred to Bobbi as “Li’l Sis” and she affectionately called him “Big Bruh.” When, at 15, Bobbi began dating, Nick, then 20, became angry, a source close to the family said: “Nick was always telling boys that if they mess with his li’l sis, they had to answer to him.” In 2011, he was arrested after allegedly threatening a teenage boy with a gun when he expressed interest in dating Bobbi. After Houston’s death in 2012, they began a romantic relationship.