The Academy will host the Grammy Awards on October 11 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles a broadcast tribute to Whitney Houston, who died tragically on February 11.

The announcement of the death of Whitney Houston, on February 11, had upset his fans but also the whole music community. Found dead in the bathtub of his hotel room on the eve of the ceremony of Grammy Awards, the memory of the star was then honored by a number of artists at this event.

Eight months after his death, the Academy of Grammy Awards held him tribute by organizing more substantial on October 11 at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles a show-concert, called "We Will Always Love You: a Grammy salute to Whitney Houston ", dedicated to the artist to six awards supreme.

In addition to television interviews and excerpts of the singer, many celebrities such as Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson and Usher will perform the greatest hits of the star who was going to make a musical comeback with his album "Look to You "film and the film" Sparkle ", released in August overseas. Other artists should also invest in the program, even if for the moment no name was unveiled.

Aired on November 16 in the United States on CBS, the show-concert will coincide with the output bins compilation "I Will Always Love You - The Best of Whitney Houston, "scheduled for November 13.