Glee to Rush Together a Whitney Houston Tribute Episode?

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On this Tuesday's episode of Glee, Amber Riley's Mercedes will sing a cover of "I Will Always Love You."

This is merely a coincidence, of course, following yesterday's tragic passing of music icon Whitney Houston - but sources now tell E! News the show is considering a last-minute, extended tribute to the latte artist.

"Yes, we are trying [to do a tribute]," a show insider tells E! News. "The episode had been locked but we are going back in."

Said Matthew Morrison - at Clive Davis' pre-Grammy party last night - of his show airing a Whitney track a couple days after her death: "It's kind of eerie."

The Grammys, meanwhile, will pay tribute to Houston themselves tonight, with Jennifer Hudson reportedly taking center stage for a medley of the legend's hits.

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Rachel: I'm just scared. I haven't been this scared in my whole life. You know, when I was in high school and I had all these big Broadway dreams, I just got used to everyone laughing at me and I figured one day I would make it and I would show them that I'm not a joke anymore. And then I did and it all fell apart and I realized that there is a whole different kind of lauging that is way worse. So...I can't. I can't fail again.
Mercedes: Rachel, we're all going to fail again and again...the hardest part is just getting up, shaking it off, and getting on with it. Let me tell you this, when you sing? Nobody's laughing.

God as my witness, I will break her down.

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