Whitney Houston Affair With Jermaine Jackson Until now, the talk about Whitney Houston seemed endless. Once touted as a lesbian, another surprising fact re-circulated. This time, Whitney has been involved reported affair with brother Michael Jackson, Jermaine Jackson is. Reporting from Bang Showbiz and The Sun, one of the sources revealed that Whitney looks close to Jermaine since the two worked together in the 1980s. Although the book autobiography Whitney stated that they only just flirting, but the public believe that they really had a love affair. “Jermaine does not say much for the book. He made ??a statement as to do with Whitney was just flirting, then broke up. But the truth is they are going out,” said the source.