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Celine Dion, Usher to perform for Whitney

2012-09-28 08:28
 
Whitney Houston
New York - Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson and Usher will pay tribute to the late Whitney Houston in a one-hour TV special.

We Will Always Love You: A Grammy Salute to Whitney Houston will tape on 11 October. It will air on 16 November on CBS.

The Recording Academy announced on Thursday that the special will include Houston's "most memorable performances" and interviews with various artists. More performers will be announced.

Houston died at age 48 in February. Authorities called her death an accidental drowning, complicated by heart disease and cocaine use.

The compilation album, Will Always Love You - The Best of Whitney Houston, will be released on 13 November.

- AP

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