Hudson May Perform at Inauguration

It would be first performance since family murders
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 31, 2008 12:50 PM CST

(Newser) – A still-grieving Jennifer Hudson’s first performance since her family tragedy may be at Barack Obama’s inauguration, the New York Post reports. Organizers have asked Hudson to sing the national anthem, which she also performed at the Democratic National Convention. Hudson, whose mother, sister, and nephew were murdered in October, “is from Chicago and a huge Obama supporter,” the source said.
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