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Cissy Houston


Cissy Houston was born on September 30, 1933 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Emily Drinkard. She was previously married to John Houston and Freddie Garland. See full bio »
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 2011 Dreams of a Life (Documentary) (performer: "Midnight Train To Georgia")
 2007 Daddy's Little Girls (performer: "Family First")
 1998 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 December 1998 (1998) ... (performer: "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)")
 1996 The Preacher's Wife (performer: "The Lord Is My Shepherd")
 1996 A Time to Kill ("Take My Hand Precious Lord")
 1980 Hoodlums (performer: "Stand Up", "Bluer Than Blue")
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Member of the gospel group "The Drinkard Singers". Formed the The Gospelaires, with Dionne Warwick and Dee Dee Warwick. Lead singer of The Sweet Inspirations from 1967-1970. Veteran session singer. See more »

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