The Roots x Elle Varner perform “Saving All My Love For You” in tribute to Whitney Houston [Video]

A few hours after the shocking announcement that Whitney Houston had passed away on February 11, emerging R&B artist Elle Varner and The legendary Roots Crew paid tribute to the icon with a special live rendition of her 1985 classic “Saving All My Love For You.”

The performance took place at The Roots’ annual Pre-Grammy Jam Session at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. Taken from from the legendary singer’s self-titled debut album, “Saving All My Love For You” was Whitney’s first ever U.S Billboard number one single.

Watch below – and read more about Whitney Houston’s impact and legacy here.