Coroner reveals Whitney Houston died from drowning and had cocaine in her system

The Coroner has revealed the official death of Whitney Houston was drowning. Sadly, the singer was also found with cocaine, xanax and more, in her system at the time of her death. A full report will be released in 2 weeks. R.I.P Whitney 🙁

Whitney Houston, official cause of death, drowning.

It has been just over a month since the tragic death of Whitney Houston but sadly today, official reports have revealed the cause of her death was from drowning. Also found in the singer’s system was cocaine and xanax and she was also suffering from heart disease. Whitney was found submerged in a bathtub at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles, which left her family and friends devastated. An official cause of death was still circulating, but the associated press revealed the news today, which came as a shock to many people.

Whitney Houston battled drug addiction for years, but was set to make a comeback in the new film ‘Sparkle’starring Jordin Sparks, later this year. She had been clean for quite some time, but now looks as though she may have had a relapse, leading up to her death. A full report of her death, will be released in a couple of weeks. Whitney Houston is survived by her only daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, 19.

Watch a trailer of “Sparkle” here:

Whitney Houston and Jordin Sparks in "Sparkle" set to be released, August, 2012