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Jennifer Hudson 'Hasn't Stopped Crying' Over Whitney

As J.Lo pays tribute, calling Houston 'the voice of our time'...

Jennifer Hudson has revealed that she hasn't stopped crying since hearing about Whitney Houston's tragic death.

The American Idol star, who performed Houston's hit record I Will Always Love You at the Grammy Awards on Sunday (12th February) as a tribute for the late singer, also confessed she felt honoured to take to the stage in Whitney's memory.


Speaking in a statement obtained by Us Weekly, Hudson said: "It was the greatest honour of my life to be able to be the one to pay tribute to Whitney's memory, It was from my heart. I haven't stopped crying since she passed. Her family is in my prayers."

Jennifer Lopez has also commented on Whitney's death, telling Jay Leno: "I met her a couple of times and obviously when I heard the news I was as shocked and devastated as everybody else.

"She was such a big part of me growing up and musically everything I knew. She was kind of the pinnacle of a voice of our time and our generation. It's just so sad."

Lopez added: "I couldn't believe it. I was in my living room and was on the phone with my manager. We'd just hung up and he called back one second later... I hate talking about it, it's sad."

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