Britney To Participate In Whitney Houston Tribute Special
Britney announced yesterday that she will be taking part in a one-hour tribute special honoring the late Whitney Houston. Brit will be joining Halle Berry, Taraji P. Henson and LL Cool J in presenting segments and various footage of the iconic "I Will Always Love You" singer. Expected performers include Usher, Celine Dion and Jennifer Hudson.
I am both honored and humbled to take part in the GRAMMY salute to Whitney Houston on Thursday... She'll always be 1 of my heroes!
— Britney Spears (@britneyspears) October 9, 2012
Britney has always cited Whitney Houston as one of her heroes. "I was the biggest fan of hers," Britney said just after Whitney's passing. "She influenced me so much growing up."
We Will Always Love You: A Grammy Salute to Whitney Houston will be taped this Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles and will air Friday, Nov. 16 at 10pm ET on CBS.