Jennifer Hudson's 10 best songs
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Jennifer Hudson is a powerhouse talent both on screen and vinyl. The 33-year-old singer is a Golden Globe and an Academy Award Best Supporting Actress winner for her portrayal of Effie White in “Dreamgirls,” season three Top 10 “American Idol” finalist (when Fox showcased singers), and a Grammy winner for her debut album, Jennifer Hudson. With the recent release of JHUD, album number three, Jennifer Hudson is once again climbing the charts as she fills her resume with additional acting roles. What follows are her 10 best songs according to iTunes, Billboard, and YouTube; and although true Jennifer Hudson fans might have a different spin on their favorite R&B singer’s 10 best, you can't deny “And I am Telling You I’m Not Going” and “Trouble” belong in the top 5.

Jennifer Hudson’s 10 best songs currently on iTunes

1. “You Will” (The OWN Network Theme Song), 2015, with Jennifer Hudson and Jennifer Nettles, written by the acclaimed Diane Warren
2. “And I am Telling You I’m Not Going,” propelling Jennifer Hudson to superstardom, from the “Dreamgirls” (Music from the Motion Picture) album, 2006
3. “It’s Your World” (feat. R. Kelly) from the newly released album “JHUD,” 2015
4. “Love You I Do” off the “Dreamgirls” (Music from the Motion Picture) album, 2006
5. “Spotlight” from the Grammy-winning first album “Jennifer Hudson,” 2008
6. “I am Changing,” from “Dreamgirls” (Music from the Motion Picture), 2006
7. “Where You At” from Jennifer Hudson’s second album, “I Remember Me,” 2011
8. “If This Isn’t Love,” the second track off “Jennifer Hudson”
9. “Dreamgirls,” off “Dreamgirls” (Music from the Motion Picture), 2006
10. “Walk It Out” (feat. Timbaland), the fourth track off JHUD, 2015

Jennifer Hudson’s 6 best songs according to Billboard

Jennifer Hudson’s Top 4 best songs according to Billboard corresponds to iTunes most downloaded from above, with a few major distinctions, “And I am Telling You I’m Not Going” lands above “Spotlight” in iTunes, and a “Let it Be” collaboration with The Roots made the cut. Although not a Jennifer Hudson song, Igg Azalea’s “Trouble” featuring the powerhouse shot up the charts thanks to the viral spoof from Sean Hayes and his husband Scott Icenogle, and certainly deserves a mention within the Jennifer Hudson best song list.

1. “Spotlight"
2. “And I am Telling You I’m Not Going”
3. “If This Isn’t Love”
4. “Where You At”
5. “Trouble” Iggy Azalea featuring Jennifer Hudson
6. “Let it Be” (feat. The Roots) “Hope for Haiti Now,” 2010

Jennifer Hudson's 10 best according to YouTube

1. "And I am Telling You I'm Not Going"
2. "If This Isn't Love"
3. "Go All Night"- Gorgon City featuring Jennifer Hudson
4. "Spotlight"
5. "Think Like a Man" featuring Ne-Yo and Rick Ross
6. "No One Gonna Love You"
7. "Where You At"
8. "Walk it Out"
9. "I Can't Let Go" - "Smash" Cast Version
10. "Giving Myself"