Confirmed: Glee to Air Whitney Houston Tribute Episode

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A title card at the conclusion of its winter premiere was not enough for Glee.

Sources now confirm to E! News that the Fox hit will is filming an entire episode dedicated to Whitney Houston, with an insider saying it will "not be a typical tribute" in the form of past such episodes based around Madonna or Britney Spears.

"It's using Whitney's music as a way to say goodbye," the source adds. "A way to respectfully say thank you for her music."

Look for the installment to center around seniors such as Rachel, Kurt and Finn and their difficulty in letting go.

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