Whitney Houston Tribute

Usher and  Jennifer Hudson are the first major acts announced for the upcoming one-hour TV tribute to late R&B superstar Whitney Houston.

The special, which will tape at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on October 11, will celebrate Houston’s life with interviews and songs from a number of artists, in addition to some of the six-time Grammy winner’s most memorable performances.

Fans will also get a look at some never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews, along with artists sharing their memories of Houston.