By Andrew Bullock For Mailonline
Published: 09:51 BST, 14 September 2017 | Updated: 09:51 BST, 14 September 2017
She visited Good Morning Britain to talk about her visit to the UK to perform at a children's benefit.
But when singing legend Dionne Warwick was asked by Susanna Reid about her own personal life - namely the death of her cousin Whitney Houston - things turned sour incredibly quickly.
Susanna started to say ‘your family has experienced tragedy, of course your cousin Whitney Houston…’ but the 72-year-old songstress wasn't having any of it.
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'Why would you want to continue to hurt me?' Dionne Warwick SNAPS at Susanna Reid for asking her about her late cousin Whitney Houston... leaving GMB presenter speechless
‘We’re not going to discuss that, OK?' she said, waving her hand