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Jennifer Hudson - "Spotlight" Lyrics

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Here is the brand spanking new “Spotlight” cover for the debut single from Jennifer Hudson‘s upcoming album. “Spotlight”, which was written and co-produced by Ne-Yo, impacts radio June 9 and will be digitally available at iTunes on June 10.

It’s a track that doesn’t really showcase Hudson‘s vocal range, which made her such a hit on American Idol and Dreamgirls. But it should still do well on radio. What do you think??

Listen here (YouTube), here (Quicktime) or here (Windows Media). Check out the lyrics below and feel free to make corrections in the comments!

Jennifer Hudson – “Spotlight” Lyrics

Are you a man who cherishes and cares for me?
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?
Are you a guard in a prison, maximum security?
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?
Do we stay home all the time cuz you want me to yourself?
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?
Or am I locked away, had a feeling that I’d find someone else
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?

[Chorus]
Well, I don’t like living under your spotlight
Just because you think I might find somebody worthy
Well, I don’t like living under your spotlight
Baby if you treat me right, you won’t have to worry

____ relationship, fulfilling your needs as well as mine
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?
Or is this just my sentence, am I doing time?
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?
If this is love, real, real love, then I’m staying no doubt
But if I’m just a prisoner, then I’m busting out
Is that true? Is that true? Is that true?

(Chorus)

Oh, you oughta be ashamed of yourself
What the hell do you think you’re doing?
Loving me, loving me, so _______
Baby, all I do is try
To show you that you’re my one and only guy
No matter who may come along
Open your eyes cuz baby I don’t lie

(Chorus x2)

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84 Comments

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i love this song i just love her everything amazing about jennifer hudson and she is the perfect rple model

i love this song i just love her everything amazing about jennifer hudson and she is the perfect role model

YA and R do have a point it does kinda sound like bleedin love btw big ups 2 leona lewis u go gurl.but i absolutley luv j hud she is prolly as gud as it gets rite next 2 my gurls rihanna beyonce and alicia keys they are the bomb jennifer simon is a lonley old british hermet at wuz hatin dats all i gotta say :)

I think Jennifer is great. Her voice is beautiful. Haters stop hating.

You have to love her. **** I did but when she come alive **** that she know how to sing her ******* heart out. My bad enough with that ****. I love you Jennifer Hudson.

I love her. Yah people need to quit hating. Just because she can sing. If yah can sing then I will shut up. You can’t cuss up on this *****. Crazy. People be quiet. Because she can sing doesn’t mean that you can sing. She be sounding better then Jordin Sparks. She takes singing lessons. J. Hud doesn’t have to. She come out right. You know

lovely crayzee capricorn @ 10/06/2008 at 11:38 am

jennifer hudson is doing tha damn thing. she is living a dream. all you haters are an illness that she doesnt need. baqk back. Anywaysz this song i hawt i love it. i sang it for talent show and won 1st place so thanx jennifer haha lolsz. Keep doing yur thang and represent Chitown cuz we lubb ya baby gurl

**iREPSZ MA S3LF**

I dnt lyk her but this song rocks!

TREAVORLVR08 @ 10/10/2008 at 11:10 pm

I think thissong reminds me of my ex-boyfriend Austin Myers because he control me and got mad at me for everything,and I didnt want to live ynder his “Spotlight” anymore. Now i’m happy with my boyfriend Treavor Norman=-] my everything.

lil,snicka @ 10/22/2008 at 12:55 am

mane it’s sholl alot of hataz hatin on her singin dey just mad cuz dey can’t get lyk her n never will b her!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

i love what u do what with your music i just love it so bad

loving the song

I can relate 2 this song… My man is locked ^ seriously sometimes he makes me feel this way like im a prisoner. Idk wut 2 do if I should stay or leave?

babygirl52543 @ 10/27/2008 at 1:31 pm

Jennifer hudsons the sheeetttttttttttt! I love her freakinqq voicee.. And spotlight is such a beauitful songg.. She did her thanggg..

brianmadmidge @ 10/27/2008 at 9:07 pm

am I misyaken or is this not a remake of a popular song of some 25 years ago or more?

mislene jean @ 10/28/2008 at 10:46 am

hey dude

I love this song sooo much,

It`s My favourite

it a very nice song i say thumbs up.

I love the song i sing it all the time to my man!He loves me to sing to him anyway it describes my marriage that i am bout to be out of Soon! I Love It! I love all her music!

she is talented, n rocks big tym.congratulations on a job well done jennifer

this song is good i love it

Jennifer can blow ne yo u got it going on this song the best Im still learning the words lol keep up the gd song.

D_Nastiest @ 12/12/2008 at 1:52 pm

JENNIFER PPL GON HATE BUT KEEP DOING WHAT YOU DO BEST AND THATS SING YOU ARE THE BEST MY WHHHHHHOOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLEEEEEE FAMILY AND ALLLLLLL MY FRIENDS LOVE YOU….. STAY PRETTY KEEP YOUR HEAD UP………….. WE GON FIGHT IS A BEAUTIFUL SONG AS WELL AS WHAT’S WRONG (GO AWAY)

i think she sounds great l just love the song whoever dont like this song is mad u dont know how long it tkes to write a song or to make up one people put what the feel into it they express them self i just love all her song but my favorate one with her in dream girls is one night only.

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