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Jennifer Hudson & Dita Von Teese Turn It Up For Change in Hollywood

Jennifer Hudson keeps it fierce in knee-high boots while attending the Turn It Up For Change Ball at W Hollywood on Thursday (February 5) in Hollywood.

The 33-year-old entertainer was joined by Dita Von Teese, Ciara, Liberty Ross, and Kelly Osbourne to help raise money for Human Rights Campaign.

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During the ball, Jennifer wowed the crowd with a performance of her hit songs, such as “Spotlight” and “And I Am Telling You.”

Earlier in the day, Dita showed off her fit figure while arriving at a pilates class in Los Angeles.

10+ pictures inside of Jennifer Hudson and Dita Von Teese at the Turn It Up For Change Ball… More Here! »

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Iggy Azalea & Jennifer Hudson Bring the 'Trouble' to 'The Tonight Show' - Watch Here!

Iggy Azalea gets down onstage during a live performance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday evening (February 4) in New York City.

The 24-year-old Australian rapper was joined by Jennifer Hudson to sing their song “Trouble.”

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Earlier that same day, Jennifer, along with Johnson and Johnson, hosted key parenting bloggers to help educate parents on the role bath time plays in baby development in collaboration with the global So Much More campaign.

Watch Iggy and Jennifer‘s full performance below!

FYI: Iggy is wearing Paper London.


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Rita Ora & Jennifer Hudson Land 'Empire' Guest-Starring Roles!

Rita Ora and her boyfriend Ricky Hilfiger arrive on a flight at LAX Airport on Tuesday (February 3) in Los Angeles.

The 24-year-old singer is in town for all the festivities happening during Grammys week.

It was just announced that Rita, as well as Jennifer Hudson, will be heading to the Fox series Empire in a guest-starring role!

Rita and Jennifer‘s roles are currently unknown at the moment, but it’s possible that they will just be playing themselves, according to E! Online.

10+ pictures inside of Rita Ora at the airport… More Here! »

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Iggy Azalea Arrested By Jennifer Hudson For Creating 'Trouble'

Iggy Azalea runs from the cops while filming a brand new music video for her new track Trouble on Sunday (February 1) in Los Angeles.

During the shoot, the 24-year-old Australian rapper was chased by police woman Jennifer Hudson after crashing her car into a fire hydrant.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Iggy Azalea

Iggy may be busy working with Jennifer at the moment, but she still took time to deny the reports that her collaboration with Britney Spears was scrapped.

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Jennifer Hudson Touches Down in Chicago for Second 'Turn It Up For Change' Event!

Jennifer Hudson strikes a fierce pose as she attends her Turn It Up For Change event held at W Chicago – Lakeshore on Wednesday (January 14) in Chicago, Ill.

The 33-year-old entertainer served as musical guest and host at the special event, which featured performances by fabulous trans and drag JHUD impersonators.

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Turn It Up For Change is a fundraising and awareness initiative founded by W Hotels Worldwide, the Human Rights Campaign, and Jennifer for the fight for nationwide LGBT and marriage equality.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing a body-con black dress by Cushnie et Ochs and shoes by Gianvito Rossi.

15+ pictures inside of Jennifer Hudson at her Turn It Up For Change event… More Here! »

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Jennifer Hudson to Debut on Broadway in 'Color Purple' Revival!

Jennifer Hudson is reportedly set to make her Broadway debut in a revival of the musical The Color Purple.

The production will be a stripped down one that originated at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory, according to Page Six.

Jennifer got her start on American Idol in the season won by Fantasia Barrino, who starred in the musical in its previous run on Broadway and received rave reviews for her work.

While she has starred in the movie version of Dreamgirls and also performed at the Tony Awards, Jennifer has yet to star in a Broadway musical!

Watch Jennifer perform the show’s anthem “I’m Here” in a tribute for producer Oprah Winfrey in the video below.

UPDATE: While it was originally believed Jennifer would play the lead role of Celie, she will actually play the supporting role Shug Avery.


Jennifer Hudson – “I’m Here”

American Idol's Top 10 Best Selling Contestants of All Time

The premiere of American Idol season 14 is happening TONIGHT (January 7) at 8/7c on Fox and in celebration, we are taking a look back at the top ten best selling contestants of all time.

As you may have predicted, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood rank above everyone else, but you may be surprised at how many albums some of the non-winners have sold!

This year, returning judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr. are hoping to find an artist that will take a place among the ranks of this list. We’ll have to follow along closely over the next five months to see who comes out victorious.

Last month, the show released a mysterious video with the voices of this year’s top 24 contestants, though we aren’t able to see any of their faces.

Click through the slideshow below to see the best selling contestants…

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