Announced today, Jennifer Hudson has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records. Epic Chairman and CEO LA Reid.
Collaborating as executive producers on her Epic Records debut will be LA Reid and the legendary Clive Davis, Chief Creative Officer, Sony Music Entertainment. This project marks the first time that LA Reid and Clive Davis have collaborated in nearly a quarter-century (the last being Whitney Houston's all-time best-selling The Bodyguard soundtrack album in 1992.)
"Jennifer Hudson is the defining voice of this generation," Reid stated. "Her award-winning presence on records, in film, and on stage establishes her as one of the premiere artists to emerge in this century. I'm enjoying collaborating with my friend and mentor Clive Davis on Jennifer's first Epic album and excited for her fans to hear what we're up to...all will be revealed soon!"
"I couldn't be more excited to embark on this new chapter with two of the most prolific musical legends of this generation," said Jennifer. "There is no doubt that this is just the beginning of a very special collaboration and I know that the result will be something unforgettable. I am looking forward to the creative process and sharing new music very soon!"
You can check out her star studded Prince tribute at this year's BET awards below.