whitney houston*The death of music legend Whitney Houston sent shock waves around the world as we learned of her tragic passing on the eve of the Grammy’s.

As a part of its continuing coverage on Houston, CNN’s Piers Morgan, Soledad O’Brien and Don Lemon will anchor live global coverage of the funeral of award-winning singer and actress Whitney Houston on Saturday, February 18, beginning at 11a.m. (ET) on CNN and CNN International.

Coverage will continue with Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Randi Kaye scheduled to host a 3-story magazine special which includes an in-depth look at the life and death of music legend Whitney Houston.

CNN Newsroom anchor Don Lemon, will report from Los Angeles on Houston’s talent, achievements, her struggles with addiction, and the final hours in the life of the iconic singer.

Interviews include singers Jennifer Holliday, Kelly Price, and Kim Burrell, Access Hollywood’s Shaun Robinson, Los Angeles Times music writer Gerrick Kennedy, and Adam Ambrose of Tru Hollywood Nightclub, where Houston spent an evening out shortly before her untimely death. Lemon’s segment will air on CNN Saturday and Sunday at 8pm and 11 pm (ET).