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"Dreamgirl" Jennifer Hudson to Sing at Oscars

February 1, 2007 (8:54 am) GMT
Jennifer Hudson has been tapped to sing during the upcoming Academy Awards ceremony.

Former American Idol third season finalist, , has landed an Oscar gig. The "" star has been tapped to sing at the forthcoming Academy Awards, which is about to take place February 25th.

Hudson told during the Tuesday's edition of "The Oprah Winfrey Show," she would be singing "Love You I Do," which is one of three Oscar-nominated songs from the critically acclaimed film.

Hudson, additionally, also told Oprah that she would begin recording her debut solo album in March with legendary producer Clive Davis. She also is an Oscar hopeful for the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role for her portrayal of Effie in the Golden Globe-winning movie musical "Dreamgirls".

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