Jennifer Hudson

By: Amy Lee

Jennifer Hudson is well-known for having a wonderful voice on American Idol and for being in Dreamgirls.


Jennifer Hudson started singing in her choir group in church.

Jennifer Hudson's Grandmother

Jennifer's grandmother inspired her to fulfill her dream to be a singer.

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin has influenced Jennifer Hudson's singing, with her great voice.

5 Interesting Facts

Jennifer Hudson was on American Idol in 2004.

In 2006, Jennifer acted in Dreamgirls, her first movie ever.

Soon after, Jennifer signed a recording contract with the legendary produce, Clive Davis.

Later on Jennifer appeared on a fashion magazine, being the only third African-American woman to appear on a fashion magazine.

Then later on in Jennifer's life she was asked to sing the National Anthem at the XLIII (43) Super Bowl.

Life Lesson

There are no limits to your future.

American Idol Superstars: Jennifer Hudson

By: Gail Snyder