, Aug. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will broadcast a day-long special to commemorate one of the most celebrated singers of all time,
, on what would have been her 50
SiriusXM's Heart & Soul channel will present "Celebration of a Lifetime"
, a tribute that will feature songs from Houston's six-time Grammy-Award winning career, as well as special memories of Whitney from family members Cissy Houston,
, as well as
, R. Kelly,
Narada Michael Walden
, Kashif and many others.
"Celebration of a Lifetime"
will air Friday, August 9 at
9:00 am ET
Saturday, August 10
at 3:00 am ET, on Heart & Soul via satellite on channel 48 and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at
SiriusXM launched the "Whitney Houston Tribute Channel" in
to commemorate Houston's life and music.
Heart and Soul plays R&B from today and back in the day. Listeners will hear
, Maxwell, Jaheim,
, John Legend,
Luther and Mariah Carey
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit
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Sirius XM Radio Inc
. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has more than 25 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S., from retailers nationwide, and online at
. SiriusXM programming is also available through the
SiriusXM Internet Radio
smartphones and other connected devices. SiriusXM also holds a minority interest in
which has more than 2 million subscribers.
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