Whitney Houston death: Celebrity reactions

Slideshow posted in Photos | Saturday, February 11, 2012

12 of 18: Sharon Osbourne, Ozzy's wife and star of 'America's Got Talent' and 'The Talk,' had this to say about Whitney Houston's death on Feb. 11, 2012:

'Devastated. My heart goes out to Bobbi Christina. Always be proud of your mother, she was magnificent. Clive Davis Grammy party..not going. Mark Burnett party..not going. Can't celebrate tonight when one of the greatest voices ever is dead.'

She also scolded her former 'American's Got Talent' co-judge Piers Morgan, who spent the evening talking about Houston's death on CNN, which airs his talk show. Morgan had spoken with Simon Cowell in a live phone interview The 'X Factor' judge had revealed he and producers had 'ironically' planned to discuss pursuing Houston as a possible mentor to thecontestants of his singing contest show for the upcoming second season.

'@PIERSMORGAN THIS POOR WOMAN LEAVES BEHIND A DAUGHTER and FAMILY,' Osbourne Tweeted. 'STOP WAFFLING ABOUT WHITNEY BEING ON XFACTOR W COWELL and THINK OF HER FAMILY.' Pictured: Sharon Osbourne appears on the CBS show 'The Talk' on Oct. 6, 2011.) (CBS)