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Jennifer Hudson's Oscars Song Was Her Big 'Smash' Hit!

Jennifer Hudson looks stunning while walking the carpet at the Vanity Fair party following the 2015 Academy Awards at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday night (February 22) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 33-year-old entertainer and former Oscar winner delivered an amazing performance earlier in the night during the In Memoriam section of the show.

WATCH: Jennifer Hudson performs at Oscars 2015! (Video)

What many people may not have realized was that Jennifer‘s song “I Can’t Let Go” was her big number from her guest appearance on the second season of Smash.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing Lorena Sarbu.

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Jennifer Hudson's In Memoriam Oscars 2015 Performance Video - Watch Now

Jennifer Hudson takes the stage to deliver a beautiful performance after the In Memoriam tribute at the 2015 Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (February 22) in Hollywood.

The 33-year-old entertainer and former Oscar winner performed “I Can’t Let Go” from NBC’s Smash. The performance came just after Meryl Streep introduced the In Memoriam tribute.

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Watch the beautiful rendition of the song below…

Make sure to watch the 2015 Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, airing right now on ABC!


Jennifer Hudson’s Oscars Performance

FYI: Jennifer is wearing Lorena Sarbu.
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Jennifer Hudson Stuns Before Performing at Oscars 2015!

UPDATE: Watch Jennifer’s amazing Oscars 2015 performance right here!

Jennifer Hudson looks absolutely stunning in her yellow dress while walking the red carpet at the 2015 Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (February 22) in Hollywood.

The 33-year-old entertainer, who previously won an Oscar for her work in Dreamgirls, is going to be performing during the show this evening.

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“I don’t need to be like u, to be great. You don’t need to be like me, to be great. We all have greatness in us,” Jennifer tweeted over the weekend.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing a Romona Keveza dress, Jimmy Choo shoes and bag, and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.

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Kerry Washington & Benedict Cumberbatch Party Before the Oscars with Jennifer Lopez

Kerry Washington shows some leg while arriving at a 2015 Oscars Pre-Party hosted by Meiomi Wines on Saturday evening (February 21) in Los Angeles.

The 38-year-old actress was joined by Benedict Cumberbatch, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan, Jennifer Lopez, Amy Adams, and Mark Ruffalo.

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Also in attendance that night were Marion Cotillard, Nicole Scherzinger, and Jennifer Hudson.

Earlier in the day, Mark was spotted touching down at LAX Airport.

FYI: JLo and Jenna are carrying Salvatore Ferragamo clutches. JLo is also wearing Graziela Gems and Norman Silverman Diamonds rings. Jenna is wearing Kurt Geiger London shoes.

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Rosamund Pike Is 'Keeping It Real' at Women in Film Pre-Oscar Party

Rosamund Pike is smashing in a red and white dress while attending the 2015 Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party held at HYDE Sunset: Kitchen + Cocktails on Friday (February 20) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The 36-year-old English actress was joined by Meryl Streep, Kate Walsh, Jennifer Hudson, Lake Bell, Laura Dern, Carmen Ejogo, and Michelle Monaghan at the event, which honored women, who are in front and behind the camera.

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Rosamund chatted about how she will prep for the 2015 Oscars at the cocktail party.

“I’m keeping it real because I’ve got my children. My son just threw all of his cars in the swimming pool and I found myself promising to dive in and retrieve them all. There must be about 52, so that will be tomorrow morning. So I think, ‘OK, well that’s sort of going to be like the morning wake up call,’” Rosamund shared to E! News.

FYI: Rosamund is wearing a Giambattista Valli dress. Jennifer is wearing a Max Mara dress. Meryl is wearing a Max Mara blouse and clutch. Laura is wearing a Max Mara jumpsuit. Lake is wearing a Max Mara dress. Michelle is wearing a Roksanda dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, Michael Kors clutch, with EF Collection and EFFY jewels.

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Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett, Jennifer Hudson & More Hit the Stage at Stevie Wonder Tribute Concert!

Lady Gaga cuddles up to her Cheek To Cheek partner Tony Bennett after performing at the Stevie Wonder: Songs In the Key of Life – An All-Star Grammy Salute concert held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Tuesday (February 10) in Los Angeles.

The 28-year-old entertainer and Tony, 88, were joined at the event by Jennifer Hudson, Pharrell Williams, Ryan Tedder, Jamie Foxx, Annie Lennox, Janelle Monae, Jill Scott, India Arie, and The Band Perry as they all hit the stage to perform their special tributes.

“It was an honor to play for Stevie Wonder tonight & wonderful to see old friends! Couldn’t help but cry watching him,” Gaga tweeted. “‘I Wish’ for just a moment I could talk to my 6 yr old Stevie lovin’ piano playin self, and tell her how lucky I would be to honor such an important figure in music. A man who stands for love, Civil Rights, and like he said tonight..showing the world the impossible is possible.”

The star-studded concert will air on Monday, February 16 on CBS – Make sure to tune in for the show!

FYI: Gaga is wearing custom Shady Zeineldine.

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Jennifer Hudson Performing at Oscars 2015!

Jennifer Hudson has just joined the growing list of performers set to take the stage at the 2015 Oscars!

“I’m excited to announce that @TheAcademy has invited me to perform on the #Oscars on Feb. 22nd!” the 33-year-old entertainer tweeted.

So far, performers include Adam Levine, Tim McGraw, John Legend and Common, Rita Ora and Tegan and Sara with the Lonely Island, Anna Kendrick and Jack Black were also just announced. Not to mention, the Frozen masterminds are writing a special number!

Tune into the Oscars on February 22!

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