What Bobby Brown’s Wife Alicia Etheredge Thinks About His Whitney Houston Past￼
Etheredge says Brown become “in a quite unhappy place” after his cut up from Whitney.
Bobby Brown and Alicia Etheredge-Brown were married for almost 10 years now, however inspite of a decade collectively, he’s going to proportion a completely public connection to his ex-spouse, the overdue Whitney Houston.
Brown and Houston had been collectively for almost 15 years, a wedding that become full of drug abuse and an entire lot of scrutiny withinside the press. Since their cut up, Brown sparked up a romance with Etherege — who first met every different withinside the ’80s — earlier than managing a couple of tragedies in his life; the demise of Whitney in 2012 after which their daughter Bobbi Kristina’s demise in 2015.
Speaking with PEOPLE along Brown for a joint interview beforehand in their new A&E truth series “Bobby Brown: Every Little Step,” Etheredge stated Bobby “become in a quite unhappy place” following his cut up from Whitney. “I noticed him managing heartbreak. I noticed him preventing to get again to his tune and to what he loves,” she added.
While PEOPLE cited the 2 have lived withinside the “shadow” of his dating with Houston, it is some thing Brown’s spouse says she’s come to phrases with withinside the years they have been collectively.
“Bobby and Whitney had been their time,” she advised the publication. “I additionally got here from a place. So understanding that he cherished tough and got here out the alternative cease and by hook or by crook we had been intended to be and located every different again, that is what I attention on.”
In some other interview with the magazine, in addition to the documentary, Brown unfolded a piece approximately his dating with Houston and claimed he had honestly gotten easy from tough tablets some years earlier than they separated.
“It become sincerely difficult due to the fact I become so addicted. I needed to be placed into scientific detox first,” he stated, regarding his time in the back of bars in 2000. “And then the Bible were given me through. It become approximately turning into more healthy for my daughter and for the relaxation of my kids.”
Claiming her crew driven for them to cut up, Brown believes, in hindsight, matters should have labored out greater definitely ultimately had they stayed collectively. “I assume we should have helped every different out,” he stated. “I assume she’d nonetheless be right here if we hadn’t divorced.”
He additionally believed Houston “become getting herself collectively” withinside the years earlier than her demise.
Houston died in 2012 on the age of forty eight from what become dominated an unintentional drowning in a bath at her home. A coroner’s file on her demise referred to coronary heart sickness and drug use as contributing factors.
A&E’s doc “Biography: Bobby Brown” premieres May 30, the day earlier than his new truth show, “Bobby Brown: Every Little Step” on May 31.