American pop star Whitney Houston and her husband Bobby Brown are currently in Israel, as Houston searches for inspiration for a coming Christmas album.
Houston is staying in Israel with a polygamous Jewish sect who, decades ago, emigrated to Israel in the footsteps of a Chicago cab driver, to live next to a nuclear reactor.
Songs expected on Houston’s upcoming Christmas album include:
During a meeting with Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon, Whitney Houston declined to shake Sharon’s hand.
It was unclear if this was due to an injury or because she knew where it had been.
Reports that Bobby Brown gestured at Sharon and commented, “You can’t touch this”, are unconfirmed.