The late great Whitney Houston was honored at the 2012 BET Awards in Los Angeles Sunday night (July 1) held in the Shrine Auditorium. The emotional tribute featured Mariah Carey, Monica, Brandy, Chaka Khan and Whitney’s brother Gary Houston and mother Cissy Houston (pictured above). There was also an appearance from her ‘Waiting to Exhale’ co-stars Angela Bassett, Lela Rochon and Loretta Divine.
The performances and overall emotion had most of the viewing audience in tears, including Beyonce, Soulja Boy, Melanie Fiona and more. Check out full video and photos below.. How did you like the tribute?