Jennifer Hudson leads emotional tributes to Whitney

Monday February 13, 2012

Jennifer Hudson wowed audiences and viewers worldwide at the Grammys as she led emotional tributes to the late Whitney Houston.

The Dreamgirls star performed a stripped down version of Whitney's classic I Will Always Love You.

Dressed in black and lit up by a spotlight, the singer poured her heart into her idol's biggest hit

She ended the performance by saying: "Whitney, we will always love you".

Other artists paid their respects to the singing legend including Bruno Mars, who told the crowd:

"Tonight we're celebrating the beautiful Miss Whitney Houston".

And Motown legend Stevie Wonder summed up the mood: "To Whitney up in heaven, we all love you."

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