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Singer Cissy Houston - Part Four

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his week, "My Place" presents the fourth and concluding installment in a series of profiles of gospel, soul and session singer extraordinaire Cissy Houston.

This week, My Place presents the fourth and concluding installment in a series of profiles of gospel, soul and session singer extraordinaire Cissy Houston.

Known as the mother of singer Whitney Houston and aunt of singers Dionne and Dee Dee Warwick, Cissy Houston's own career as a professional singer today extends over sixty years. This week’s My Place focuses on Cissy's work from the 1980's and beyond, and features recordings by Luther Vandross, Whitney Houston and Cissy Houston herself.

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