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Whitney Houston 'always welcome' at Prince shows, despite rumors
May 12, 2011, 3:10 PM EST
A representative for Prince has reached out to Whitney Houston as the troubled singer undergoes
rehab treatment, dismissing rumors that she has been banned from the star's
Houston recently enrolled in an outpatient rehabilitation program to seek
treatment for substance abuse issues. She was subsequently hit by rumors
that she had been banned from future Prince shows after allegedly behaving
bizarrely at two concerts in Los Angeles this year, but a representative for
Prince says this isn't true.
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The spokesperson, in a statement released to Drfunkenberry.com, also confirmed
that Prince was delighted to invite Houston onstage during one of his recent
gigs: "Whitney Houston is always welcome at Prince shows 4 all of eternity.
Seeing her at 2 shows at The Forum in L.A. was a treat, especially when she sang
with Chaka Khan and danced with Prince during his set.
We love her always."
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