Jennifer Hudson Pays Tribute To Whitney Houston At The 2012 Grammy Awards Jennifer performed an emotional version of Whitney's iconic song 'I Will Always Love You'. 1. Jennifer Hudson gave a fitting tribute to the late Whitney Houston at the 2012 Grammy Awards in LA. 2. Jennifer Hudson belts out the hit as a video tribute is played in the background. 3. Jennifer Hudson sang 'I Will Always Love You', one of Whitney Houston's biggest hits. 4. Jennifer Hudson performs the hit following the shock news of Whitney's death. 5. Jennifer Hudson sang one of Whitney's most iconic songs used in the film 'The Bodyguard'. 6. Jennifer Hudson was visibly emotional after the performance. 7. Jennifer Hudson struggled to hold the tears back as the crowd give her a standing ovation.