Millions of fans worldwide will have the chance to say farewell to icon and singer Whitney Houston as they watch her private funeral live on the Internet on Saturday .
It will provide a much-needed connection for fans who were upset when the Houston family decided to cancel the public memorial.
Houston’s publicist, Kristen Foster, announced Wednesday that The Associated Press will tape Saturday’s funeral in Newark, NJ. The AP will stream the service HERE. The event also will be available to broadcasters via satellite.